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Re: [Genealogy Research Club] MARCH Family was [BROCHERS Brothers ~can you help me???]

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  • dawn
    not sure of religion..... i have Martha s birth certificate and her naturalization papers... BC is written in german though i will post under photos name it
    Message 1 of 6 , Feb 2, 2012
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      not sure of religion..... i have Martha's birth certificate
      and her naturalization papers... BC is written in german though
      i will post under photos name it Martha March
      --- In genealogyresearchclub@yahoogroups.com, bob gillis <robertgillis@...> wrote:
      >
      > On 1/27/2012 11:22 PM, dawn wrote:
      >
      > snip
      > >> I think Aunt and Uncle were: Nellie Albrecht and Johannes March who came to
      > >> America in April 1910 from Germany through Ellis Island
      > >> Nellie and Johannes had my grandmother Martha March dob 2/14/1906 ~ Albert March
      > >> 1903 and Robert March 1904
      > >> Any info about Robert or Albert or any info about March Family BEFORE coming to
      > >> US .....would be great toooo :-)
      >
      > And I replied:
      >
      > Per the Ellis Island records
      > > The family came from Charlottenburg Germany on the Kaiserin Augusta Victoria
      > > Sailing from Cherbourg, France arriving 4 Apr 1910. There were also two
      > > women age 25 on the same ship: Johanna Schweder and Katharina Dagenkalb.
      > > Charlottenburg was/is a suburb/part of Berlin.
      >
      > Searching familysearch.org historical records I do not find any marriage
      > for a Johannes March and (--?--) Albrecht nor the births of Martha,
      > Albert or Robert in Germany.
      >
      > The records that have the surname March are US Census, 1,790 records.
      > and some immigration records, nothing from Germany. German words that
      > mean march are Marz, (month March) , marsch (to march), Marsch (marsh
      > , boggy place) and Grenze (boundary). other spelling variation I ahve
      > seen are Martz and Mertz.
      >
      > There are 16 Marches arriving in NY 19802 - 1914 including your 5 and
      > another Albert born 1860 arr 1905, possibly a brother to Johannes.
      >
      > What religion were the Marches?
      >
      > bob gillis
      >
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