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VULKANEIFEL

 

Rhienland-Pfalz, Germany

 

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Introduction

 

      Vulkaneifel is a district (Kreis) in the northwest of the state Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Neighboring districts are Euskirchen (North Rhine-Westphalia), Ahrweiler, Mayen-Koblenz, Cochem-Zell, Bernkastel-Wittlich, and Bitburg-Prüm.

      The district was created in 1815 when the Eifel became part of Prussia. As most of the local industries had their traditional markets in France, the district fell into a severe economic crisis. The construction of a railroad in the second half of the 19th century helped it to recover. The construction of the Nürburgring in 1927 was also an infrastructural project that helped the local economy. The district was enlarged significantly in 1970-71, when the districts Mayen and Prüm were dissolved and parts were added to the Daun district.  On January 1, 2007 the district Daun was renamed Vulkaneifel, the name of the landscape. 

 

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The following are names of persons, found within our databases,

as having been either born, married or died in this location.

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McVicker; Moreland; Pinnell; Scruggs and allied families

 

Bozarth; Peiffer; Quigley; Rhubart and allied families

 

Dellinger; Knecht; Pfeffer; Silar and allied families

Mildenberg

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Family History Notes

 In his death certificate Charles L. Mildenberg was reported to have been born c. 1837 at Esch in Prussia. The town of Esch in the district of Vulkaneifel may be that place.   Research shows that there are several places in present day Germany that are named Esch or a similar name. 

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ESCH

LOCATION:  Country: Germany;   State: Rheinland-Pfalz;   District: Vulkaneifel;  

Municipal Association: Obere Kyll;    Place: Esch;   Coordinates/Map: 50° 21′ 56″ N, 6° 36′ 41″ E

Location of Esch within the

municipality of Obere Kyll

DESCRIPTION OF GEN-SITE(s):  Esch is a municipality in the district of Vulkaneifel, in Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany.

ANCESTORS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS GEN-SITE:  Charles L. Mildenberg born Esch, Prussia c.1837

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LOCATION:  Country: Germany;   State: Rheinland-Pfalz;   District: Vulkaneifel;  

Municipal Association:;    Place:;   Coordinates/Map:

 

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TOWNS AND MUNICIPALITIES

 

Verbandsgemeinden

1seat of the Verbandsgemeinde; 2town

  1. Betteldorf
  2. Bleckhausen
  3. Brockscheid
  4. Darscheid
  5. Daun1, 2
  6. Demerath
  7. Deudesfeld
  8. Dockweiler
  9. Dreis-Brück
  10. Ellscheid
  11. Gefell
  12. Gillenfeld
  13. Hinterweiler
  14. Hörscheid
  15. Immerath
  16. Kirchweiler
  17. Kradenbach
  18. Mehren
  19. Meisburg
  20. Mückeln
  21. Nerdlen
  22. Niederstadtfeld
  23. Oberstadtfeld
  24. Sarmersbach
  25. Saxler
  26. Schalkenmehren
  27. Schönbach
  28. Schutz
  29. Steineberg
  30. Steiningen
  31. Strohn
  32. Strotzbüsch
  33. Udler
  34. Üdersdorf
  35. Utzerath
  36. Wallenborn
  37. Weidenbach
  38. Winkel
  1. Berlingen
  2. Birresborn
  3. Densborn
  4. Duppach
  5. Gerolstein1, 2
  6. Hohenfels-Essingen
  7. Kalenborn-Scheuern
  8. Kopp
  9. Mürlenbach
  10. Neroth
  11. Pelm
  12. Rockeskyll
  13. Salm

 

  1. Basberg
  2. Berndorf
  3. Dohm-Lammersdorf
  4. Hillesheim1, 2
  5. Kerpen
  6. Nohn
  7. Oberbettingen
  8. Oberehe-Stroheich
  9. Üxheim
  10. Walsdorf
  11. Wiesbaum
  1. Arbach
  2. Beinhausen
  3. Bereborn
  4. Berenbach
  5. Bodenbach
  6. Bongard
  7. Borler
  8. Boxberg
  9. Brücktal
  10. Drees
  11. Gelenberg
  12. Gunderath
  13. Höchstberg
  14. Horperath
  15. Hörschhausen
  16. Kaperich
  17. Katzwinkel
  18. Kelberg1
  19. Kirsbach
  20. Kolverath
  21. Kötterichen
  22. Lirstal
  23. Mannebach
  24. Mosbruch
  25. Neichen
  26. Nitz
  27. Oberelz
  28. Reimerath
  29. Retterath
  30. Sassen
  31. Uersfeld
  32. Ueß
  33. Welcherath
  1. Birgel
  2. Esch
  3. Feusdorf
  4. Gönnersdorf
  5. Hallschlag
  6. Jünkerath1
  7. Kerschenbach
  8. Lissendorf
  9. Ormont
  10. Reuth
  11. Scheid
  12. Schüller
  13. Stadtkyll
  14. Steffeln

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Locality Specific Resources

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·    Vulkaneifel - Wikipedia

 

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An example of the Vulkaneifel, landscape

for which the Vulkaneifel District is named.

 

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