Emigration and Emigrants from the Former County Lingen to North America

(AKA "The Tenfelde Book)
   

old ship

These indexes were created by Nancy Moss.  Nancy can be reached for lookups through our Clinton County Mailing List or contact her directly.

Thank you Nancy!
   


A word about using the "find" feature on your browser using this database:  German characters are used, so you cannot use "ue" for "ü", etc.  Use the following guide to create the proper German characters:

To create Ä, hold down ALT key and press 142; release ALT key

To create Ö, hold down ALT key and press 153; release ALT key

To create Ü, hold down ALT key and press 154; release ALT key

To create ä, hold down ALT key and press 132; release ALT key

To create ö hold down ALT key and press 148; release ALT key

To create ü hold down ALT key and press 129; release ALT key

To create ß, hold down ALT key and press 225; release ALT key
   


By Surname


 

Abeln - Brüning Bruns - Farwig Farwik - Grüters
Gude - Husmann Hüsselmann - Kötker Kotmann - Mersch
Merschel - Reinders Reinel - Schultwilken Schultze - Timpe
Timpen - Wobbe Wobben - Zwarte .

By USA Place Name

(Note: Place names were not given for the majority of the listings, so this index does not contain all surnames. Also, the place mentioned is not necessarily the destination; it could be the place married, died, etc.)


   

Original source: Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamericka, published 1998 by Heimatverein Lingen (Ems), Lingen;  Walter Tenfelde, author.  


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