|Dana M Derber|
| I am researching the DERBER family from Berga, Elster, Germany.Paul Curt Derber (father:Reinhold) came to America from Germany in 1912.He met his wife, Marie SCHLESINGER (first husband: Ernst Ramme), in Milwaukee.Her father was Wilhelm Schlesinger - they were from Zwittau, Mahren, Austria.|
Also researching Karl LINK (LINCK) family from Blievenstorf, Mecklenberg, Germany.He married Maria Orthmann and they came to the United States around 1840.Other family names for this branch are: SCHEPP, HOLLNAGEL, CLINTON, & PREVOT.
My husband's side is SULLIVAN (William) branch, names include ST. GEORGE (Michael - County Kilkenny, Ireland married Julia Kelly about 1840).Also BEAUDIN (Ste. Ratagonde, France) and DUCOMMUN (Louis-Reynold - Switzerland) and GOKEY or GAUTHIER (Joseph) - French Canadian.