There are so few families that go by the name of Minning in the US.Perhaps some of this information that I have in my database will lead you to a connection.Then maybe we can fill in some blanks.I do not think my records are complete, such as when it comes to having ALL the children of the various marriages.My line is the one that stayed in New Orleans.
I start with Mr. Minning in Germany.Wife unknown. They had 4 children:
Wilholm b. 10 May 1810 Germany; died in Cincinatti Ohio; married to Anna Katherine BRAMSKE about 1834 in Germany; b. 13 Nov 1807; d. 7 April 1884 in Ohio.Their children are:Louisa (1835-?); Gerhard John George (1837-1904); Henrick (1839-?); Wilholm(1841-?); Franz(1844-?); Anna Katherine(1850-?) >>>Louis Minning married Jacob Hoffman JR. about 1853 >>>Gerhard John George Minning married Maria Elizabeth HABECOTE in 1860 in Ohio.They had 14 children between 1861-1880. >>>Henrick MINNING married Kate ? about 1868.They had 5 children between 1867 and 1882. >>>Wilhom MINNING married Mary ? about 1864.They had 3 children between 1866 and 1872. >>>Franz MINNING married Amelia ? about 1868.They had 3 children between 1869-1882. << Frantz b. 20 May 1812 in Germany; d. 8 Sep 1877 in Cincinatti, Ohio.Married to Angel DIERKANS.
Henrick B. 1821 GERMANY
Fredrick aka Fritz; b. 1822 Hanover Germany; d. 1903 New Orleans, Orleans parish, Louisiana; m. about 1846 in Germany to Elizabeth HASSENROUGH; she arrived in the US with their 2 sons in November 1857 in New Orleans.Her husband and daughter were already in the US, as were some of Fredrick's brothers/families.Elizabeth Hassenrough was born about 1811 and died in 1867 in New Orleans.Fredrick married (second) to Catherine/ Katrina HAUCK HOUCKE.Whe was born 1834 in Nuhlhofen L.C. Bergzabern, Bavaria (Germany); she died 1926 in New Orleans.
I hope you are still checking this list and will see something that looks familiar when reading this.