1. Michael Meissner b. abt 1820 at Budawitz, Posen, Prussia (Germany) m. Carolina Kuhn. His sons included Friedrich Wilhelm Meissner (1850-1940) who m. Claira Herminne Petrick; and Samuel Meissner (1844-1931) who m Pauline Horhertz. 504 names at also 44 names at (these are mainly Samuel's descendants).
= 2. For descendants of Johannes Karl Frederick Meissner who settled near Lakeland, MN see In 1845 Johannes and his younger brother Martin came to America from Bruchhagen, Brandenburg, Germany. = 3. Friedrich Adolph Meissner (1804-1899) was born in Saxony and homesteaded near Cashton WI. For his ancestors and some descendants, see: Other descendants of Friedrich Adolph Meissner and their "cousins" are at: Other branches of the same family, also stories etc: http://meissner-family.rootsweb.com/http://meissner-family.rootsweb.com/