My husband's direct ancestor was Heinrich EBLING born 24 March of Darmstadt, Germany. Heinrich and his brother Frederick immigrated to the United States before 1862. Heinrich and Frederick's parents were named John and Margaret EBLING of Germany. I have no further info on Frederick. Heinrich EBLING's wife was Caroline FREITAG b. 1838 of Thurkow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany. Heinrich and Caroline married abt. 1862 in Greenfield, Wisconsin. Their children were:
Mary EBLING b. 1866 who married Charles KLUGE 28 May 1884 in Fairbault, Minnesota. Louise EBLING b. abt. 1863 in Greenfield Wisconsin d. 26 November 1962. Mary married John R. ALBERS. George Carl EBLING b. 24 September in Minnesota d. in Wisconsin. George Carl married Malisse Louise TRALLE (d. 16 January 1947) on 1 April 1884. Robert EBLING 1873 - 1904 b. Northfield Minnesota. Rudolph EBLING b. 1873 Northfield MN. My husband's ggrandmother was Dorothea Johanna Ernestine EBLING b. 17 May 1864 in Greenfield, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin / d. 12 April 1899 in Northfield, Minnesota - buried in Northfield Cemetery. Dorothea married Edgar Phillip MILLER abt. 27 September 1882 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Some of their children lived in Minneapolis.
Any leads appreciated. This is all the information I have.