Klawitter family history-
Hello-am looking for my line's origins too . ROBERT MICHAEL KLAWITTER emigrated to USA around1890 w/ several brothers ,after a brief period in ALSACE-LORRAINE , went to Chicago area . Many relatives there ,now ,lost contact w/brothers &original village somewhere in Prussia , they were landowners ,
also in USA .Woul like to find both original ile & descendants in us. Interesting to have found mention of KLAWITTERSDORF , once of KONIGREICH,PRUSSIA, now GLOWACZEWO ,POLAND ,near POSEN. ,village of 250,w/ small church
found that there was an online book of landowners of Posen area , 14-1790's, at Odessalibrary , lists many people w/surname&variants of . There is a sie of Holgar Klawitter , tells of origins of name.
Good luck ! there are many of our family interested in geneology , look us up in
Chicago area , contact welcome . mdf