Re: Friedrich Dietrich Tiedje (Tietjen)
Re:My husband's Grandmother was Belle Carolina Katherina Magdalena Tietjen. B: 17 Jan 1889 D: Jul 1979 in Dubuque, Ia. Married Henry GiesemanAny possible connection?Remote that there is any connection given the dates for Friedrich.I have your husband's lineage up the Tietjen line for Belle Tietjen Gieseman.If you are interested reply soonest even though your post dates from 2000.Line is as follows:Belle Tietjen Gieseman's father and mother were Dietrich [Dick] Tietjen, Sr. , b. 12/21/1866 in Tetes des Morts Twp, Jackson, Co, Iowa and Anna Rebecca Hueneke.Dietrich's parents were Dirk, [Diedrich] Tietjen, b.10/13/1827, Mahndorf, Germany [near Bremen] and Anna Catherine Schumacher.Dirk's parents were Albert Tietjen, b. 11/10/1773, Mahndorf, Germany and Becke Lehmkuhl, b. 6/24/1796.Can provide more and am keeping this short for now.