Dithmarschen Emigrants (1868-1920)
If a person wants to emigrate to another country, e.g., USA or Brazil, or within Germany to another city or county, he has to make application to leave. For Schleswig-Holstein, applications are available at Landesarchiv Schleswig. Applications exist for only about 10 percent of the emigrants; 90 percent of emigrants either did not make applications or the application is lost.
A Genealogical Researcher in Dithmarschen (Mr. Jochims) has spent two years to built this database by the informations of the applications of emigration [Landesarchiv Schleswig Abt.309]. He was able to locate about 3600 from Dithmarschen emigrated persons.
Surnames, which start with : Z
|Zacharias, Paul Jacob = born in Hellschen on 7 Dez 1848|
|Ziesmer, Anna Elisabeth = born in Wesselburen on ABT1803|
|Zornig, Fritz Friedrich = born in Süderwisch on 9 Sep 1852|
|Zornig, Hans Friedrich = born in Süderwisch on 30 Okt 1847|
|Zornig, Hermann = born in Süderwisch on 12 Aug 1850|
|Zornig, Sophia Magdalene = born in Ramhusen on 1 Apr 1845|
SOURCE: Landesarchiv Schleswig Abt.309, No.3309 and 33074-33091
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Created by: Hans Peter Voss on 22.January 2000