[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Need help with county of birth on a naturalization
mkrm001 at icloud.com
Fri Mar 27 09:38:53 PDT 2015
Thank you for your response. My sister and I both are leaning strongly toward that as well.
I know nothing about the Schlesien Germans who went to Volhynia, so I have some reading to do.
I wonder if there are other SGGEE members who have family from Schlesien?
> On Mar 27, 2015, at 12:36 PM, Paul Rakow <paul.rakow at cantab.net> wrote:
> I would suggest it's Liegnitz, Schlesien, if we are looking
> for a Kreis (county).
> Paul Rakow
> On Fri, March 27, 2015 13:00, Marcia Ritke-Momose wrote:
>> I could use some help trying to figure out the place name where my
>> g-uncle Johann Karl Gottlieb Baum was from. Naturalization form states
>> County of ?Leniz? Germany.
>> Gottlieb immigrated to the US in the year 1892 and was naturalized in
>> 1898. He renounces the Emperor of Germany on 22 March 1898 on his
>> Later, in the 1920 census, he states he was born in ?Schlasen? (most
>> likely ?Schlesien") Germany.
>> I can scan the documents, but can someone tell me where to upload them?
>> Thanks in advance.
>> Marcia Ritke-Momose
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