MATERNAL LINEAGE Louis & Mathelde SCHILDKNECHT ofCassel Hesse?, Germany
Louis SCHILDKNECHT II/Elizabeth ? of Milwaukee, WI
Alvin DORNBERG &? of NY had Clotida Dornberg and at least 2 other daughters.
Clotilda DORNBERG married Christian MOESER of NY.They had Emma MOESER.
Unsure of Carl's lineage, but I am sure he is my g-g-g-grandfather... Carl SCHILDKNECHT (1842)/Emma MOESER, married and lived in NY or Mankato, MN.
Carl and Emma had Carl F. SCHILDKNECHT (1870).
Carl F. and Bertha EICHEL, b 1879 (mom was Louise Eichel, 1849, Germany or Alsatia - all I know of her) married and had Carl F. SCHILDKNECHT, probably in Mankato, MN.
Carl F. is perported to be my g-grandfather and Bertha, my g-grandmother.Three children were born to them ~Edmund, GERTRUDE and Armin.Gertrude (1902) is my grandmother.
Gertrude married Beecher COMPTON in 1929? and had 2 daughters ~ Patricia (my aunt) and then in 1931 in Massachusettes, Diane (my mom) was born.
Beecher's mother became C. Compton Roche, first of NY, then of Cleveland.
PLUS PATERNAL LINEAGE Aldolphus Josephus WIRTH (Germany) married Therese DRENTIL (Strasbourg vintnors) were my g-g-grandparents.They had Frederick Adolphus WIRTH.
Frank THOMPSON married Isabella Victoria PEARSON of? had Grace Elizabeth THOMPSON.
Frederick Aldolphus WIRTH married Grace Elizabeth THOMPSON of? and they had my grandfather, Wilfred(-erik) WIRTH.I have no idea where they lived, worked, died...
However, Wilfred WIRTH married my grandmother, LaVergne NEVILLIER.
LaVergne's lineage is a mystery to me except I believe they emigrated from the Alsace-Lorraine, FR/GE, sometime in the 1700s or 1800s, possibly through Brooklyn, then on to ?
Henri Louis Neuvillier/Elizabeth? were LaVergne's parents.They had my grandmother, LaVergne Nevillier, along with 2 brothers, Louis "Byron", and Georges NEVILLIER.
Wilfred(-erik) WIRTH married LaVergne NEVILLIER (died in 1998 in Cumberland, Maine) and had my dad, Bryce N. WIRTH in 1932 (who was later adopted by my grandmother's second husband, Carlisle PATTEN).My dad died in Ventura, CA, August 19, 1960.
Bryce N. PATTEN (Wirth) married Diane COMPTON (Schildknecht) and lived in Ventura, CA, when they had my brother, Charles Beecher PATTEN and me, Lucinda LaVergne PATTEN.