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Jana Marie Lashmit (#47372371)
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Bio Photo Parents:
John E. and Shirley J. (Burkhart) Lashmit.

Maternal Grandparents:
Jonas B. and Ruth E. (Snider) Burkhart

Paternal Grandparent's:
George F. Lashmit and Rose T. (Lechowicz) Lashmit

Am so glad I came across this site. It has lead me to relatives I never see or knew about, new friends and many I will never see.

I recommend everyone to get involved in genealogy as you will be amazed at what you can find about your roots and where it will lead you. It is a history lesson in itself..

To my cousin's Maurice and Kay, I am very thankful to have found you. You have been a tremendous help with our family history and I am very grateful.

I am also very interested in my Mother's side of the family. The Mennonite's and our distant Amish families. I am very intrigued in their ways and lifestyles.

Would love to find more about our Polish root's. I have very little information regarding my paternal grandmother's family: Rose Theresa Lechowicz. All the searches I have made become road blocks. Possibly due to the uprisings, wars etc., I am thinking maybe many of the documents were destroyed?

Same with our "Dutch" roots, the Alder's. Henry being my 2nd great grandfather and his brother John my great grand uncle. From Netherlands/Holland and lived in Kent County, Michigan.

Surnames I am interested in are:

My Father's side:

De La Chaumette, DeLashmutt, DeLashmut, DeLashmitt, DeLashmit, DeLashmett, DeLashmet, Lashmit, Lashmitt, Lashmett, Lashmet, Lashmutt, Lechowicz, Wiklanski, Gibes, Kozinksi, Alders, Rominger, Stuart (Stewart), Padgett, Nelson, Palazy, Zulkiewski (Zulski)...

My Mother's side:

Burkhart (Burckhart, Burkhard, Burckhard, Burkhardt) Snider (Snyder, Schneider) Brubacher (Brubaker, Brubacker, Bruppacher) Eby, Lehman, Gehman, Bontrager, Weber, Weaver, Detweiler, Gingrich & Gingerich, Wenger, Sherk, Gerber, Hostetter, Herr, Yoder, Bauman/Bowman, Martin, Good/Gut, Hershey (Yes I am distant cousin of "Milton Snavely Hershey")...

Would love to hear from more relatives!!

Last of all, if you don't see certain information on a memorial or an obit that doesn't show certain living relatives, it is because of privacy laws. Unless I have your permission I cannot add your name.








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Jim Shearer
Mathias Kruzel
I believe it is confirmed that Fabian, Theodore, Katherine and the other parents are Mathias (Mathew) Kruzel and Frances (Franziska)Karamol (Kormol). I found the marriage record of Martin Kruzel. The parents names are close enough to those shown in the marriage records of Joseph and Theodore that I believe it is confirmed. I have changed the memorials I'd noted the names and also my ancestry page.
Have a nice day, Jim
Added by Jim Shearer on Mar 08, 2015 11:02 AM
Jim Shearer
Joseph Kruzel
Thanks for the hint. I found Joseph's marriage record to Josephine Koboski and it lists his parents. Looks like I'll be making some changes as to parents shortly. He must have been married to two Josephine's. The first one died in 1888 and then married Josephine McDonnal in 1890 and she had been married to a Koboski. Any way that's the way I read it.
Jim
Added by Jim Shearer on Mar 05, 2015 10:44 AM
Jim Shearer
Fabian Kruzel
Got the connection from Joseph Kruzel's obituary: CROSS VILLAGE FARMER IS DEAD -- Joseph Kruzel Resided There 33 Years -- Brother of Fabian Kruzel of This City and Was Formerly Employed Here by the Late H. O. Rose -- Joseph Kruzel, aged Cross Village farmer, died Sunday evening at the farm home of his son, George Kruzel, near that place. Mr. Kruzel was seventy-four years old and had resided near Cross Village for thirty-three years. Before moving there he resided in Petoskey and for three years was employed by the late H. O. Rose. He was widely known all over the county and well liked by all who knew him. He was born in Germany and came to America thirty-six years ago. He leaves five sons: Stephen, of Indiana; George, Frank, Cashmir and Andrew Kruzel, of Cross Village; five brothers, Fabian Kruzel, of Petoskey; Stephen and Theodore Kruzel, of Bear Creek, and John and Martin Kruzel of Cleveland, and one sister, Mrs. Kate Sobloski, of Bear Creek. The funeral will be from Holy Cross church at Cross Village at 8 o'clock Tuesday forenoon. Burial at Cross Village. -- Petoskey Evening News, Monday, Sept 9, 1918.
Unfortunatly Joseph's death certificate lists his parents are unknown so I cannot be sure if the names I have are correct - I did get what I had from others.
As to Francesca Kruzel (Francis Krussel) whose father was Frank Caramial (Karamol?) son was a Sobleski would infer that she was married to a Sobleski and also a Krussel. Could her sons then be John and Joseph Vincent Sobleski?
Isn't searching fun.
Jim
Added by Jim Shearer on Mar 05, 2015 7:30 AM
Reena Parkey King
Reena
Jana, either address works, I use the new one. (money@mygrande.net). Since you all ready have her obit just send me a hi so I can add your email to my list.
Thank you Reena
Added by Reena Parkey King on Feb 26, 2015 7:16 AM
Reena Parkey King
Reena King
Jana do you still have my email address. I was going to send you an obituary, but can't find your address. It is for Anna Rose Smith,(Mrs. A.D.) (Keller). I see you have her parents in Cross Village.
Reena
Added by Reena Parkey King on Feb 24, 2015 4:16 PM
Mila Eby Bernethy
Esther Wenger
You sent me a post concerning Matilda Snyders parents, Esther Wenger and Unknown Snyder. Could you please email me at bernie@techline.com. I found some documents that you may not have seen before and would like to email them to you.

Hope they help!

Mila Eby Bernethy
Added by Mila Eby Bernethy on Feb 11, 2015 1:36 PM
MjRich
Baughman
You are closer related to Baughman then I am I'm 5th generation 3x removed cousin according to my Aunt's family book. Sorry didn't have more info to add. She didn't have much on them and pictures were too faded to post I tryed to get repair but was told it was lost cause unless I had negatives. I definitely don't have a problem transferring its my pleasure. Many Blessings MJ
Added by MjRich on Feb 03, 2015 6:24 PM
M. King
RE: #139334028
Hi Jana

I will ask my sister-in-law if she wants me to transfer her sister to you - Arlyle is the one who asked me to create a Memorial for her sister, Joann, as she knows that I do this on Dond A Grave. I will call her this week.

M. King
Added by M. King on Jan 30, 2015 6:22 PM
Theron & Helen Smith
Detweiller & Vader
My husband's grandmother was Susanna Detweiller, and his other grandmother was Vivian Vader. If you go on findagrave and follow Theron Smith (born 1940) backwards, you can go back to 1736 on the Detweiller side and quite a ways back on the Vader side. (not sure how far without looking it up). Most are connected, but I may have missed a few connections. We met with Glenda a few years ago and shared information. Helen
Added by Theron & Helen Smith on Jan 29, 2015 1:15 PM
Theron & Helen Smith
Daniel McClelland
Yes, you may copy their picture. It is important that family have photos of their ancestors.
Helen
Added by Theron & Helen Smith on Jan 29, 2015 12:14 PM
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