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Re: Searching for info on my family from Rørvig

Posted: 2 Aug 2013 8:00AM GMT
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Lars was a seaman. Therefore it is unlikely you'll find him as a passenger departing from a Danish or German port. He most likely arrived in Australia as a crewman on a ship. Sometimes records of crewman can be hard or impossible to find.


1860
Holbæk, Ods, Rørvig, Rørvig By, Et Huus, 40, FT-1860, C4662
Georg Emil Køhler 29 married, sømand (seaman) born in Nyborg
Christiane Dorthea Petersen 28 married, his wife, born in Rørvig
Jacob Wilhelm [Køhler] 6 deres Børn (their child) born in Rørvig
Peter Christian [Køhler] 4 deres Børn born in Rørvig
Georg Anton [Køhler] 2 deres Børn born in Rørvig


Below Lars in 1880. "Hans nevø" means his nephew; neveu may be a variant of the same.

1880
Holbæk, Ods, Rørvig, Rørvig By, Et Hus, 96, FT-1880, C4664
Jens Petersen 51 married, Husfader, Sømand (seaman), born in Rørvig
Ellen Kathrine Petersen 44 married, hans Hustru (his wife), born in Rørvig
Peter Lauritz Petersen 21 unmarried, Sømand Jens Petersen's Sønner, Sømænd Her i Sognet (born in this parish)
Otto Petersen 18 unmarried, Sømand Jens Petersen's Sønner, Sømænd Her i Sognet
Lars Petersen 41 single, hans Svoger, Sømand, born in Rørvig
Lauritz Greno Køhler 16 unmarried, hans Neveu, Sømand (seaman) born in Rørvig <--------
Mads Laurits Larsen 28 unmarried, Skomagermester born in Nykjøbing Holbæk Amt
Niels Christian Nielsen 22 unmarried, Skomagersvend born in Grevinge Sogn Holbæk Amt

This is probably Lars's sister in 1890.
1890
Holbæk, Ods, Højby, Højby (Østre Del), Højby Mark, Jordmodersted, 75, FT-1890, C5554
Julie Antonette Sofie Køhler 57 widow, Husmoder Jordmoder, born at Nyborg paa Fyn
Severine Marthine Køhler 17, unmarried, Plejedatter (foster daughter) born in Rørvig Sogn, Holbæk Amt <------
Hans Kristian Pedersen 5 Plejebarn (foster child) born in Asmindrup Sogn, Holbæk Amt


Here's Julie Antonette in 1860. Last line in the census records is birthplace.
1860
Holbæk, Ods, Højby, Højby sogn,Høiby by, et hus, 90, FT-1860, D5469
Hans Christian Petersen 26 Gift husmand Nykøbing
Julie Antonette Sophie Køhler 27 Gift hans kone jordmoder Nyborg
Hans Wilhelm Petersen 3 Ugift deres barn Nykøbing


Adolf Emil in 1901. First number is birth date, last entry is birth place. G=gift=married:

1901
Holbæk, Tuse, Hjembæk, Hjembæk/Aggervold, 42a, 4b, FT-1901, D6724
Adolf Emil Køhler 1869-04-21 G Husfader Daglejer ved agerbrug Rørvig Sogn Holbæk Amt
Johanne Marie Køhler 18670506 G Husmoder Jyderup Sogn Holbæk Amt
Emilie Elise Sofie Rasmussen 18891031 U Barn af husmoder Jyderup Sogn Holbæk Amt
Kristian Niels Køhler 18950807 U Barn Hjembæk Sogn Holbæk Amt
Kristiane Hansine Køhler 18971003 U Barn Hjembæk Sogn Holbæk Amt
Georg Lauritz Greno Køhler 18990625 U Barn Hjembæk Sogn Holbæk Amt


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