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ALSACE ancestor information

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ALSACE ancestor information

Posted: 16 Oct 2004 11:20PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 16 Oct 2004 11:23PM GMT
Surnames: Krampien, Crrampien
In my family there is a story about my gg-grandfather having lived in Alsace and fled across the border to Germany and eventualy came to Canada. The story goes, that his surname was Krampien but it was changed to Crampien due to the German taboo in north America at the time.

Has anyone ever come across stories like this? Or people feeing across the border into France? Or even this name in that area? Unfortunately, the records about this story have gone missing over the years and the remaining family members can't remember details anymore. It can be so frustrating!

If anyone has any thoughts, I would be gratefull.
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krosa 17 Oct 2004 5:20AM GMT 
Robert T. 17 Oct 2004 9:42PM GMT 
krosa 17 Oct 2004 10:54PM GMT 
dhansen3 20 Nov 2005 12:58AM GMT 
krosa 20 Nov 2005 11:44PM GMT 
krosa 21 Nov 2005 12:04AM GMT 
donnahansen01 9 Feb 2013 1:19AM GMT 
LPSERG 21 Apr 2013 4:29AM GMT 
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