The person of interest in this branch of my family is my great grandmother, Rosina Schmitt. Following the death of her husband, Karl Zang she emigrated from Germany to Walworth County, Wisconsin, with daughters Margaret Zang (b. 1858) and Rozina Josephi Zang
My primary person of interest is Caspar Friedrich Amborn, who is my great grandfather: View his genealogical information on my RootsWeb family tree. The Amborn family has been traced to Niederschmalkalden, Sachsen-Meiningen, in the modern-day state of Thüringen, Germany thanks to
Friends and Family gathered in Hinsdale in June, 2013 to celebrate mom’s 90th birthday.
How a small box full of pictures and letters I found in my attic was returned to its family
Visiting my great great grandparents in Farmington, Wisconsin.
After years of searching, I located my 72 year old Cousin.
Life in the new country was also difficult, and not everybody achieved the full promise of the American dream. This was especially true for Inger Heline Andersdatter, my great grandmother.
Curious about the Isackson clan’s migration from Nesna to the US?
Thoughts and pictures from our 2005 trip to Wisconsin and North Dakota to retrace my family’s Northern Roots. My mother’s side of the family had a one day family reunion in Southern Wisconsin in July, 2005. It was a great