Ihave long sought for the connection to the Iowa & Illinois Ubbens. We are all related. The Ubben surname is quite common in Germany.
If you are researching ancestors from Germany, take a look at the Don Ubben Website athttp://www.access-one.com/duzbruderhttp://www.access-one.com/duzbruder .... available in German at Google.de(Don Ubben Abstammung)Don Ubben’s 2nd greats are: Ubben, Meiners/Meinderts, Harmens, Lüken, Hömm, Schoon, Janssen, Willms, Koch, Hinrichs, Buhr, Bruns, Fockenga, Harms.... descendants of the same, as well as some pictures & biographies.Individuals marked with red dots are direct fore-fathers…. many clickables.For further generations or to exchange genealogical information e-mail me at Draufganger@access-one.com