Category Archives: English

A Compendium of Teuthorn U.S. Immigration

As constantly as our family grows in present times,  results of family history are accumulating continuously. 

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Again a Wedding Cake

Anke’s extraordinarily beautiful and tasty cake adorns outstanding family events.  I had referred to that fact when Flo and Christian married three years ago.  Again a masterpiece of cake left Anke’s kitchen for Catherine’s and Andrew’s wedding on May 1, … Continue reading

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How literature may add to family history

Hofstra, Jill: Edwina, A memoir of childhood through the eyes of a woman, Bloomington 2005 (AuthorHouse-Self Publishing). Edwina and her childhood seem like scenes of an old film. One of the nostalgic black-and-white ones from the penultimate turn of the … Continue reading

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Röblings Brooklyn Bridge

Zu irgendeiner Tageszeit an irgendeinem frühen Novembertag dieses Jahres 2009 werde ich über die Brooklyn-Bridge gehen und dabei ihres Erbauers Johann August Röblings gedenken, der 1831 nach 77 Tagen Überfahrt New York erreichte. Das schöne Buch über Röblings Reise, die … Continue reading

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