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Re: Wittig in Milwaukee's German Newspapers Index

Posted: 26 Mar 2013 6:36AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 27 Mar 2013 6:58AM GMT
Surnames: Wittig
"Searching for WITTIG families that may be related to my GGrandfather, Johann WITTIG, b 24 June 1810 in Saxony, Germany and my GGrandmother, Marianna PRESCHER, b June 1815 in Seidendorf, Saxony, Germany. With their two children, Josef and Ferdinand who was my Grandfather, they came to America ~ 1850? and settled in Milwaukee ..."

Johann Wittig's death notices and an obit. were published in Milwaukee's German newspapers. The clippings are identified in "Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950). His death notices reference Joseph & Ferd. There are possible matches to his wife, and a Joseph & Ferdinand are listed among the 125 Wittig entries indexed so far.

Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Milwaukee Wis.
gary.rebholz@gmail.com
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007...
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Arthur_Haug 25 Dec 1998 12:00PM GMT 
kathleen cosgrove lewis 2 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
Arthur_Haug 9 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
wixom27 19 Nov 2003 6:04AM GMT 
richard wittig 7 Mar 2004 8:27PM GMT 
dahaag 4 Nov 1999 12:00PM GMT 
kathleen c. lewis 15 Nov 1999 12:00PM GMT 
dahaag 16 Nov 1999 12:00PM GMT 
GaryRRebholz 26 Mar 2013 12:36PM GMT 
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