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No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon his honour and reputation. Everyone has the right to the protection of the law against such interference or attacks.
(UN Declaration of Human Rights)

Niemand darf willkürlichen Eingriffen in sein Privatleben, seine Familie, seine Wohnung und seinen Schriftverkehr oder Beeinträchtigungen seiner Ehre und seines Rufes ausgesetzt werden. Jeder hat Anspruch auf rechtlichen Schutz gegen solche Eingriffe oder Beeinträchtigungen.
(UN Deklaration der Menschenrechte)

Cocktails

here I recommend my favorite cocktails and suggest books to read.

Die Vorfahren von Catharina Ramm

Here I list the ancestors of Catharina Ramm, born on 28 November 1833 in Deicherde. There are detailed chapters dealing with the families Clodius and von Leesen.

The ancestors of Max Werner Zimmermann

Here I list the ancestors of Max Werner Zimmermann, born on 28 July 1917 in Wendischcarsdorf

Familienforschung in Bessarabien

Here I present the family trees and ancestors of the Bessarabian families Banko, Böttcher, Moldenhauer, Nill und Mössner and my other Bessarabian ancestors. I focus also on the special problems in family research in Bessarabia which is tracing the immigrants back to Germany.