Emigration to Blackford Co., IN

Blackford Co., IN a hotspot of emigrants from Wankheim [huge_it_maps id=”22″] If you have a closer look to the data you will find out, that nearly all emigrants who have settled in Blackford. Co. were emanating from   Wankheim.  The only exception was Barbara Maier,  who was born in Maehringen but married to Johannes Schwartzkopf […]

Emigration to Williams Co., OH

Closest relatives found in Williams Co., OH [huge_it_maps id=”21″] I’m very happy that I could find my closest relatives in the U.S. being the descendants of Sigmund Bauer, born Jun 6, 1872 in Wankheim and died Aug 12, 1980 in Toledo, OH. Sigmund (Simon) is buried on the Edon Cemetery together with his wife Mary […]