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The Castles of my mind 

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Bonsteins History Pictures

 

Bonstein History

The Place of "OUR" German Heritage

Ropperhousen or Grossropperhousen, Germany

Map

Map from Frankfurt, Germany to Grossroperhausen, Germany

 

 

Grossropperhausen: This is an area or city in Germany.

Gemeinde - Means Municipality or Community or something like that

Frielendorf A city in Germany.

Schwalm - Eder - Kreis This is an area in Germany. 

Frielendorf is inside it.

It is the Schwalm - Eder Circle (kreis means circle).  

"Kreis" also means "district"

--probably similar in derivation from 'circle' to 

our word for a legal district: 'circuit'

This area is in the northern part of Hessen. 

the couple are The Raaubes, who had contacted Tayna.

Picture comes from LoAnn who got it from Tanya. 

 

Town of Grossroperhousen, Germany

I wonder where in this town   "OUR" Bonsteins lived.

When I was in stationed Germany in 1985, I found most Germans were in to Healthy activities such as swimming. You will find most towns have a pool. 

They love to swim and sun bathe.

 

 

 

6000 Hessian soldiers remained in North America after the Peace in 1783, the majority settled in the Eastern United States and Canada.

John Merz created the AMREV-HESSIANS Mailing List at rootsweb.com It is very good or I should say a must for researching your Hessian soldier. 

 A quick check http://archiver.rootsweb.com/AMREV-HESSIANS-L

to join click on:

AMREV-HESSIANS-L-request@rootsweb.com

the email must have ONLY the word subscribe in the body.. Nothing else! Other words only  confuse the computer and slows down  your membership to the list. After you receive your welcome letter, follow the directions to send an email for information on your Hessian or to offer information.

 

 

More Bonstein pictures

 

Forward we walk, back into time, to play in the castles of our mind.

 

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