Hello Griesbach's from Elephant Butte, N.M.!! I descend from Johann Paulus Griesbach b. 1802 Baveria.m.Margaretha Katherina Fredrick; had 7 ch.: Johann Heinrich-Johann-Johanna Henrrietta(Roedel-Anna Margaretha (Burger-Asahl)-Johann Martin-Christina K.M.m. Wm. H. Gilbert- Johanna Susanna. Fam. to Am. 1850-53; settled in & around California, Missouri. Gilbert's moved to L.A. Ca. area.Lots of info to share including journal kept on journey from Hof, Germany to Missouri.