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Searching for Veith family of Eastern Bohemia

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Re: Searching for Veith family of Eastern Bohemia

Posted: 9 Feb 2012 3:36PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Stuart,
I know my great-grandfather immigrated from Bohemia to the U.S. in the early 1900's. His name was Joseph Veith. He immigrated to Washington, D.C. where all of our Veith family lives now. He had three children. His son Joseph (my grandfather) had 7 children. Almost all of our family has stayed in the D.C. area. Legend has it that my great-grandfather fled the the German army to England (changing his last name from Vieth to Veith). There he met my great-grandmother on a boat headed to Ellis Island. I know next to nothing about our Bohemian heritage or any particular area of Bohemia where he might be from.
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johnfeith 15 Feb 2007 6:37PM GMT 
GaryRRebholz 9 Jan 2013 3:34AM GMT 
bjveith87 9 Feb 2012 10:36PM GMT 
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