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Wissmann -- (Wissman) Germany to Greenfield, Shelburne, Ma.

Updated September 18, 2001

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Anna Wissmann --- wife of Andreas B-6/30/1795 Gremany D-5/22/26/1865 buried Green River cemetary, lot #278 Greenfield,Ma. 70 years old, died strangulation of the hernia and fever
Andreas Wissman --- husband of Anna Marie Boeringer died before Anna (Germany?) father Andreas mother Anna Catharina Klemmer B-1/20/1802Evangelisch,Hochdorf,Waiblingen,Neckarkreis,
Wuerttemberg (Evangelisch is the protestant relegion in German Lutheran. Waiblingen is a small town 5 miles ENE of Stuttgard, and Hochdorf is the village about 8 kilometre north of Waiblingen and is now part of the new village Remseck. Before 1800 this Hochdorf was named Hochdorf near Waiblingen, to distingguisch from other Hochdorfs in the area. Neckarkresis is the district, which stands for Neckar County, being Stuttgard is on the Neckar River. Wuerttemberg is the state. Germany has 16 parts right now. Baden-Wuerttemberg is in the south-west) Andreas port of entry was N.Y either in 3/26/1839 or 7/13/1839 ship was Ville-De Lyon captain was Charles Stoddard and it was out of the port of Haure, Le France

Agnes Wollee Wissmann --- wife of Andreas born 1831+- Germany died 7/31/1858 fever buried in Green River cemetery lot # 278 Greenfield, Ma. age 27 married Andrew by David Willard, justice of the peace both lived in Greenfield
Andreas Wissmann --- husband of Agnes born 10/18/1825 in Hochdorf Waiblingen, (Remseck)Germany died 7/4/1868 buried in Green River lot # German believe Andreas middle name was John died in Shelburne at age of 43 married Agnes 12/2/1850 father Andreas, mother Anna mechanic died of disease of the heart and sun stroke Alien Natl'n-248 Vol term 1856-naturalized 8/18/1856 lived in Greenfield between 1849 and 1856 arrived by ship in N.Y. July 27, 1856

Christina Peffer Wissman --- wife of Martin born 10/6/1856 died 8/15/1883 Deerfield (lower Greenfield area) buried in Green River lot # German died at age 26 years,10 months, 9 days father - Martin mother -Katy died tumor married Martin 3/25/1873 by rev.John Moors, pastor 3rd Cong. Society, Greenfield Martin 21 and Christina 17 yrs. old at time "Rosa" (Pfeffer)
Martin (John ?) Wissman --- Husband of Christina Born 11/06/1852 Greenfield Died 10/10/1892 at the age of 39 years,11 months, 4 days Buried in Green River Cemetery, lot # German Martin's parents both lived in Greenfield but were born in Germany Father Andrew, mother Agnes occupation grinder, culter died consumption lived on Deerfield road between 1881 and 1891 moved to Shelburne Falls from Greenfield late 1891 or early 1892 and was a grinder at Lamson Goodnow cutlery, was quite ill with the disease so common among grinders, (about Oct. 8th ?) funeral occured Friday afternoon at his late residence, Rev. Mr. Ashley officiating He was carried to Greenfield for burial at Greenfield River

 
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