Re: ROCKOW, RACKOW, RAKOW FROM THOMSDORF GERMANY
Seeking any information regarding Rakow/Rackow/Rockow surname that originated in Thomsdorf Germany and came to the Cleveland, Ohio area.
Johann Fredrich Rakow married Charlotte Albertine Caroline Schulz
1) August Albert Franz Rakow 1861 - 1931....married Wilhelmenia Carolina Benzin (came to Cleveland, Ohio)
2nd wife: Fredericka Schmitt Schedler
1) Herman Rakow 1864 - 1910
2) Marie Luise Emile Rakow 1870 - 1925
3) Alfred Herman Franz Rakow married Adelaide Mein (my grandfather)
1) Leonard Rockow married Dorothea Cecil Shaw
2) Herbert Rockow married Bernice Krouse
3) Alverda Rockow married Robert Kolson (my mother)
4) Charles Rockow married Sara Diammiachello
5) Donald Rockow married Annabelle Kolson
6) Dellwood Rockow married Edna Arndt
7) George Rockow married Dorothy Adams
Please contact me if you have any connection to these names or to Thomsdorf, Germany.