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  German Roots : Online German Emigration Lists & Records
List of emigrants from the village of Hegensdorf in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
List of 19th century emigrants from the village of Grosseneder in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
Emigrants from Fellbach 1735-1930 by Clifford N. Smith (Fellbach is a town in Baden-Wuerttemberg)
home.att.net /~wee-monster/emigration.html   (960 words)

  
  Bambooweb: Germany
The German language and the feeling of "Germanhood" go back more than a thousand years, but the state now known as Germany was unified as a modern nation-state only in 1871, when the German Empire, dominated by the Kingdom of Prussia, was forged.
Germans also are mobile; millions travel abroad each year, most of their favourite destinations being at the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea.
As is typical for states in which the rule of law prevails, the German government consists of three branches, the legislative, the executive, and the judicial.
www.bambooweb.com /articles/g/e/Germany.html   (3908 words)

  
 Germany
Even though the German language and the feeling of "Germanhood" go back many centuries, the region now known as Germany was only formally created in 1871, when the German Empire emerged from the northern part of the German Confederation, which was dominated by Prussia.
The war ended in 1918, and the German emperor was forced to abdicate.
The recent adoption of a common European currency and the general political and economic integration of Europe are thought to bring major changes to the German economy in the early 21st century.
www.fastload.org /ge/Germany.html   (1389 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/List of towns in Slovakia
This is a list of cities and towns in Slovakia.
This list of cities and towns shows the Slovak names first, then the historical German name, then the historical Hungarian name, and finally the town's population as of 2004 (31.
Hostovice is a village in the Snina Region of the Slovak republic Republic List of villages and municipalities in Slovakia Hostovice okres SninaList of cities
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/List_of_towns_in_Slovakia   (229 words)

  
 Germany information - Search.com
The ethnogenesis of the Germanic tribes is assumed to have occurred during the Pre-Roman Iron Age in southern Scandinavia and northern Germany, from the first century BC expanding south, east and west, coming into contact with Celtic tribes of Gaul and Iranian, Baltic and Slavic tribes in Eastern Europe.
German territory was occupied and annexed by Poland and the Soviet Union, and this reduced Germany's land territory drastically.
9% of the population is not ethnically German.
webshots.search.com /reference/Germany   (7045 words)

  
 Germany at AllExperts
According to a the microcensus conducted by the German federal office of statistics in 2005, 19% of the country's residents are of foreign or partially foreign descent.
Some German states have banned Muslim teachers from wearing headscarves in class and all except Bavaria have banned crosses from the classroom as well, generally by prohibiting the use of all religious symbols by teachers.
German literature can be traced back to the Middle Ages, in particular to such authors as Walther von der Vogelweide and Wolfram von Eschenbach, considered some of the most important poets of medieval Europe.
en.allexperts.com /e/g/ge/germany.htm   (7613 words)

  
 German City Names
An example of this was the name change of the East German city of Karl-Marx-Stadt.
Below I have compiled a list of all the major cities in Germany.
Also remember, that Rocket German is a great program for people who want to travel to Germany.
www.learngermanwords.com /lessons/pronunciation/cities.html   (358 words)

  
 ASU Libraries: Place Names on the Internet
Colorado Places by County - A list of current and historical places in Colorado with information on their county.
Atlas des Deutschen Reichs / Atlas of the German Empire - Scanned images of the maps and gazetteer of this 1883 atlas by Ludwig Ravenstein are provided by the University of Wisconsin.
Luxembourg Gazetteer of Villages and Towns - An alphabetical list of place names in Luxembourgish with their French and German equivalents.
www.asu.edu /lib/hayden/govdocs/maps/geogname.htm   (1326 words)

  
 List of cities in Germany
Below is a list of German cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.
A full list of all German cities is in progress here:
Federal Statistical Office Germany (http://www.destatis.de/e_home.htm) (german: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (http://www.destatis.de/))
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/li/List_of_German_towns.html   (33 words)

  
 The Ultimate Germany Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference
Danish, Low German, Sorbian, Romany and Frisian are officially recognised and protected as minority languages per the ECRML.
When the foreign situation proved auspicious, a number of German colonies were established overseas - South-West Africa, the Cameroons, Togo, East Africa etc. In 1890 Bismarck was dismissed by the new Emperor William II due to policy and personal differences.
The Brandenburg Gate is a symbol of division and reunification.
www.dogluvers.com /dog_breeds/Germany   (4654 words)

  
 cars - Germany
Danish, Low German, Sorbian, Romany and Frisian are officially recognised and protected as minority languages per the ECRML.
While the German language and the feeling of "Germanhood" go back more than a thousand years, the state now known as Germany was unified as a modern nation-state only in 1871, when the German Empire, dominated by the Kingdom of Prussia, was forged.
When the foreign situation proved auspicious, a number of German colonies were established overseas - South-West Africa, the Cameroons, Togo, East Africa etc. In 1890 Bismarck was dismissed by the new Emperor William II due to policy and personal differences.
www.carluvers.com /cars/Germany   (4636 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Germany / Deutschland
German immigration to southern Chile and genealogical data of the immigrant families.
Germans in Bacs Bodrog county in the Batschka region of Hungary from Obrovac, Tovarisevo, Hodschag, Gajdobra, and more towns to be added.
A multilingual English-French- German mailing list for anyone with a genealogical, cultural or historical interest in the ancient nobility of the Alsatian-Rhenan area (Alsace, France and the Rhenish Palatinate/German Rheinpfalz, Germany).
www.cyndislist.com /germany.htm   (4119 words)

  
 PGSA - Research Guide
Lists the cities, towns and villages in German and in Polish if there is a corresponding name.
Also lists the district or kreiss where the town is located, map locations and the availability of LDS church records for the town.
By Genealogical Publishing Co. 1967.This book lists the names of passengers, age, sex, occupation, country which they are coming from, country to be inhabited and the name of the ship or vessel.
www.pgsa.org /researchguide.htm   (2101 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > List of German towns
Below is a list of German cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.
A full list of all German cities is in progress here:
Federal Statistical Office Germany (http://www.destatis.de/e_home.htm) (german: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (http://www.destatis.de/))
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/li/List_of_German_towns   (66 words)

  
 Genealogy Resources and Links Polish Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Be sure to look at their member webpages list for links to specific member organizations.
German names for Polish towns is useful for those researching in this area.
Poland Border Surnames email list is a surname-based mail list for those researching genealogy in the former historical borders of Poland including Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Russia, the Balkans, West Prussia and East Prussia.
nancy.polishsite.us /Genlinks.html   (698 words)

  
 List of cities in Germany: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
List of cities in Germany: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Below is a list of German cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.
A full list of all German cities is in progress here:
www.encyclopedian.com /li/List-of-German-towns.html   (74 words)

  
 GENUKI: Norfolk: Genealogy: Welcome   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A county of England, lying on the German Ocean; bounded by Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire, and Suffolk.
List of country houses, their locations, their families, etc, from various sources.
This lists the names of 2,225 men who were raised as volunteers against Napoleon, indexed by surname, with forename, parish, county, regiment and reference to the source in the PRO E182 series of documents.
www.origins.org.uk /genuki/NFK   (1220 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Germans from Russia
The Beresan District Odessa (BDO) mailing list is for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Beresan Colonies which were made up of Germans who immigrated to Russia, beginning in the first decade of the 19th century, at the request of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia.
For those interested in Germans from Russia research and family research oriented specifically to the Glueckstal Colonies of Bergdorf, Glueckstal, Kassel, and Neudorf and their daughter colonies.
A village that was founded by German settlers in 1804 near the city of Odessa in Ukraine.
www.cyndislist.com /germruss.htm   (2494 words)

  
 Town Locators
When these maps are used in combination with http://familysearch.org and the German telephone directory, you usually have a better understanding of the area your ancestor came from, and you may be able to calculate surname frequency in a particular area.
Type in the German town name and its location will be displayed, even if it is no longer in Germany.
Shows states, districts (counties), cities, towns, major and minor highways, inserts the zip code for a city or town and, if you have an address, draws a map of how to get there from the airport, for example, on your next trip.
members.cox.net /hessen/towns.htm   (990 words)

  
 Genealogy Resources on the Internet - Germany/Prussia Mailing Lists
A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Ortenau area of Baden, Germany, which is both a historic area in the south-central portion of Baden and a current Kreis (county) with its capital at Offenburg.  The languages for the list are English and German.
The Kutschurgan mailing list is for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Kutschurgan Colonies which were made up of Germans who immigrated to Russia, beginning in the first decade of the 19th century, at the request of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia.
A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Russian village of Susannental (or Winkelmann as is was sometimes known), her German Russian inhabitants and their descendants.
www.rootsweb.com /~jfuller/gen_mail_country-ger.html   (8393 words)

  
 GERMAN GENEALOGY by Els Tveit Genpals2003 » Favos.nl
In scanning the listings and clicking on a few of the links, I decided that I could spend a month doing nothing but research based on the information I was finding.
Only 3017 out of 4420 listings for that time period are still existing and have been transcribed completely.
The button of the shipname in the upper left corner of the list is a link to a picture and some technical and historical data of the ship.
www.dutch.favos.nl   (1017 words)

  
 Rhine river cruise firework display pictures Rhine in Flames schedule Rhine Aflame Flaming Moselle gorge Germany Koln ...
German wine festival schedule on the middle Rhein river between Mainz, Wiesbaden, Rudesheim, Bingen, Oberwesel, St. Goar, St. Goarshausen, Rhens, Braubach, Coblence, Koblenz, Bonn and Koln, Cologne, as well as on the Moselle, Mosel river between Koblenz, Winningen, Cochem, Traben-Trarbach, Bernkastel-Kues and Trier, Germany
The towns, castle fortresses, palaces, and castle ruins are shown in bizarre outlines and shine in the red light of Bengal Fire.
Departure towns on the Rhine river from the north:
www.firework.rhine-river.com   (9761 words)

  
 ROLL "FAME" Family Genealogy Page
From a historical perspective, the ROLL surname owes its origins to the Old High German word "hrod", meaning "fame" or "renowned".
The family moved in 1809 to the towns of Rastadt, Sulz and Landau in Beresan, Cherson, South Russia
This is a list of organizers for each family and the updated information on the ROLL 2008 Reunion.
rollintl.com /roll   (811 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Sweden / Sverige
Includes a listing of the the Norwegian and Scandinavian passengers on the ship when it went down off Halifax in 1873.
Listing of noble and aristocratic families in and from the Kingdom of Sweden.
The list is for the scandinavian countries so please note that the language for this list is Norwegian, Danish and Swedish.
www.cyndislist.com /sweden.htm   (2884 words)

  
 South Dakota State Dessert: Kuchen
Since kuchen was a favored dessert all across the state, and since it was a state designation that was being sought, it only seemed right that all of South Dakota should have the chance to be involved.
Letters were sent to every town in the state asking if they wished to support the bill naming kuchen as the state dessert.
When HB 1229 was introduced in the House State Affairs Committee on February 7, 2000, only a handful of supporters were present, but they carried with them the written support of towns from across the state.
www.e-referencedesk.com /resources/state-symbols/south-dakota/dessert.html   (974 words)

  
 German Notgeld and Emergency Money - List of Towns and Regions - Banknotes from Inflation and World War 1 Germany
The following German towns and regions issued emergency money (Notgeld) in the early 20th century.
This list is by no means a complete list.
Please also check the alphabetical list of firms and organisations that issued Notgeld.
www.germannotes.com /notgeld/notgeld_town_list.shtml   (137 words)

  
 Language Resource Center
He then escapes to a small town where he passively waits, reading newpaper accounts of the police dragnet that is slowly closing in on him.
A woman with a German mother and a Nigerian father grew up in the former DDR in the 1960s and 1970s.
A school project inspires Sonja to investigate her town's past--a subject which seems to upset her neighbors--and Sonja's research soon falls by the wayside.
www.nd.edu /~lrc/videos.html   (11677 words)

  
 German Settlers In Colonial South Carolina
  In many cases it is possible to compare names and dates found in the German record with the SC immigration record given in the Colonial SC Journal of the Council.  The name of the ship that the immigrant arrived on and names and ages of family members are given where possible.
  Listed as Barbara Shely, 14, in petition of John Shely.
On John and Mary, 1752.  50A on Saluda River.  Baker.  Lived in Charleston and was a founding member of the German Friendly Society in 1766.  Married 1 June 1762 at St. Philip’s Church, Charleston, Maria Regina Stooß, born December 1734 in Honau, daughter of Ludwig Stooß and Ursula Schenzel.
www.palmettoroots.org /Auswanderer.html   (4750 words)

  
 The German MUD List
Tamedhon is a German MUD which focuses on good fantasy and a real middle-ages-like atmosphere without references to popular fantasy novels and their cliches.
UNItopia is a German language MUD located in Stuttgart.
Clans with opposing philosophies, societies, guilds, towns, and religions of the many gods of Helliconia provide a broad base to choose your favorite role.
www.mud.de /DML/other.html   (5347 words)

  
 Aspects of AJAX: A lookup example for city names
On the server, there is a big list of German towns and cities in the file orte.txt.
If you would include this information into the page as a list of OPTION elements for a SELECT element you would have to download about 400.000 bytes of additional HTML code – too much.
This lookup method must be called in several situations: The code on the client that display the list and the completion of the current entered text is somewhat complex and most of the JavaScript of this page is about that.
ajaxaspects.blogspot.com /2005/07/lookup-example-for-city-names.html   (608 words)

  
 Rhine River Germany German Castles Castle Hotels Road map of maps Valley day boat Cruise Lines Mosel Moselle Rivers ...
Bacharach on the Rhine river valley, 4 pictures, history and interesting German sights between Wiesbaden, Mainz, Rudesheim, Koblenz Coblence and Koln Cologne.
Oberwesel on the Rhine river has an old tradition in wine-making, wine-tasting is also available to single travellers, many wine cellars can be viewed and there are guided tours to the various surrounding vineyards.
Rhine river map with all cities in the german middle Rhine river valley near the Lorelei rock
www.loreleyvalley.com   (779 words)

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