148Re: [Prussian Genealogy] English speaking contacts in Germany
- Aug 3, 2004My family name is Wilkie, formerly Wilke, from W. Prussia, near Gdansk, Krakau or Danzig. My grandfather arrived in New York City, U.S.A. sometime after the first World War. It has been told to me that my Great Grandfather was a German General under the
Kaiser & was called Heinrich Von Wilkie. Can you tell me anything about this ?/
Inga Karlsson <ingaka@...> wrote:
http://maxpages.com/poland/Prussian_Research (very good)
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Sent: Tuesday, August 03, 2004 8:14 PM
Subject: [Prussian Genealogy] English speaking contacts in Germany
> While on a business trip to Germany my brother met some people who
> were familar with our family name and informed him that our family
> originally came from Prussia. I've had little success using
> ancestry.com, to say nothing of the expense of belonging, in tracking
> my ancestors. Does anyone know of a "english friendly" website or
> organization that I might contact to find out how to go about getting
> information on my family? Thank you.
> Yahoo! Groups Links
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