[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Draeger/Dreger in Krzepszew, Kutno Parish
roseingram at shaw.ca
Fri Sep 15 21:56:33 PDT 2006
Something new re Krzyszew.
Bear with me. In my personal database I have Samuel Krebs and Anna Justine
Engel marrying 1847 in Przedecz (same on main Pedigree Database). So far I
have only one child for them, Pauline born 1854 in Skrzyzew as written on
the birth record recorded in Kutno parish books but baptism done in Gostynin
church. One witness from 'Hollendry Dobrowski' and godmother Eva Zawadski
Weber from Skrzyzew. (Eva may be wife of Gottlieb Weber shown on Wilhelm
Dreger's 1858 birth record),
My guess is that Skrzyzew could either Skrzyneczki or Skrzynki (both on my
map) about 12 Km NW of Gostynin.
It is possible Samuel Krebs and Wilhelmina Krebs Dreger could be siblings
and that in 1858 Samuel was living in the Karolewo which is close to Nowa
Wies and Duninow on the Vistula River - and traveled to his nephew's 1858
baptism. I again looked at Wilhelm's baptism record which is recorded in
Kutno parish books, but the town the baptism took place looks like
Lowicz comes to mind. :-) Isn't this fun!
Maybe this family had some good horses and buggy and liked travelling
I guess we will only get to the bottom this by looking at the all birth
records in all the surroundings parishes some of which are in the Parish
From: "Jerry Frank" Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 8:55 PM
Subject: Re: [Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Draeger/Dreger in Krzepszew, Kutno Parish
> Quite a puzzle, this place. One should reasonably assume that Karolewo
> and Krzyszew should be in reasonable proximity and should be in the Kutno
> Parish but I cannot find that.
> There is only on Karolew(o) that seems to be in Kutno Parish, located
> about 10 km north of Kutno. I have looked at a variety of detailed maps
> and don't see anything like Krzyszew in the area.
> The closest match I can find to Krzyszew is Krzeszew which is on my map
> but it is located just south of Ozorkow. There is another Karolew(o) some
> 10 km to the SSW but it just doesn't make sense that anyone from here
> would go to Kutno to register a birth when it is so far away.
> For the time being, this location may have to remain a mystery.
> Jerry Frank - Calgary, Alberta
> FranklySpeaking at shaw.ca
> At 03:36 PM 15/09/2006, Rose Ingram wrote:
>>Ooops, I made a typographical error. The birth village is written
>>From: "Rose Ingram"
>> > Delores,
>> > I happen to have some birth records from Kutno parish because of my
>> > interst in the Krebs name.
>> > I have a copy the 1858 birth record for Wilhelm, but not the 1861
>> > record
>> > for Adolf.
>> > In the column the village is clearly shown as Krsyszew. Witness
>> > Gottlieb
>> > Weber is from this village and Samuel Krebs the other witness is from
>> > village Karolewo.
>> > I have not looked at my maps in order to locate these places.
>> > Hope this helps some.
>> > Rose Ingram
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