Ferdinand b. 1836, d.1911 was my GG Grandfather.Married Carolyn.They both were born in Prussia, Germany.Came to US in about 1880 landing in NY. They had 7 children, one died in infancy. Adolf b.1866; Matilda b.1868; Robert b. 1873; Fred b.18876; Emma b. 1879 and Mary b. 1882.Is anyone out there related or have more info?