My grandmother was a KLUENDER (also spelled KLINDER in Am. at a later date.) My grandmother , Bertha, was daughter of : Ferdinand Carl Henry KLUENDER (spouse; Caroline Zusie)they came to America in 1882. Ferdinand was born8 Oct 1842 at Griefenhagen/Graefenhagen?, Prussia? Pomern?
Family came to Am. in 1882 to Minnesota, Blue Earth Co.town of Minnesota Lake.
Ferdinand helped his brother, Carl A. KLUENDER ( July 6, 1848) and spouse Johanna Groth, come to Am. in April of 1894.
Their parents were; David and Ernestina (Sell) Kluender Both families continued to live in the Minnesota Lake , MN area for the rest of their lives.