Lucas family of Gimbsheim, Germany arrived after 1849
Looking for Lucas descendants of German descent in NY, especially Upstate.My Lucas ancestry from Gimbsheim, Germany arrived in the United States some time after 1849.There were 10 siblings and father or both parents arrived later, dying in US.Adam Lucas, the eldest, emigrated 1849, settled in Ill and employed several brothers. Other family members settled elsewhere in the nation, unknown where at present.
Johannes (John) Lucas, born 1850 in Gimbsheim, Hessen-Darmstadt.... emigrated to the US (about 1870). He was a farmer in Hastings, Oswego County, NY where he lived with his family: wife: Barbary LUCAS b: 1851 in Hessen Darmstadt Children Bertha H. LUCAS b: 1879 in NY Caroline E. LUCAS b: 1871 in NY Ellenora C. LUCAS b: 1875 in NY Jacob V. LUCAS b: 1873 in NY William P. LUCAS b: 1877 in NY