My GrtGrtGrdfather is Johann Peter Ackermann,b.ca 1794 in or near Weilbach,a town near Mainz, Ger. Wife's name Anna Barbara Jost, b.ca.1796. They had many children, all b. in Weilbach and later moved to Jugenheim a.d.B. Among the children a Michael,b.1825; Johannes Peter b.1834, Elisabetha born ca. 1833-35 my GrtGrdmother. All moved to USA 1848-1860. There is much more to this story... If you wish, contact me by E-Mail. HPJ.