Fredrick Wilhelm Ziesmer immigrated to America in 1883 with his
wife and young son Rudolph "Jim" Ziesmer who was 6
Adolph Johann Ziesmer and Hulda Augusta Luedtke with their young son
Arthur Paul who was about twelve months, immigrated to America on the Polyonisia
leaving Hamburg, docking into New York 24 Mar 1886, arriving in
Mpls. 18 Apr 1886. Traveling with Reinholdt Zieske and Bertha
Although Hennepin District Court papers show R. Zieske arrived 1 July 1885
and Adolph Ziesmer arrived 15 July 1885, this information is from immigration
papers filed on 29 Oct 1886.
NOTE: The correct spelling for Zieske is Zieska and Bertha's
last name is spelled Luedtke.
Fredrick's death certificate has his birth place listed as Berlin, Germany. LDS documents list birth place as Bromberg, Posen.