Click on Descendants for more specific information on 3 generations. Surnames include: Althaus, Ballou, Boggs, Bramer, Cecil, Comer, Dye, Evola, Harrett, Hillerich, Jansing, Kleber, Kuhman, Langhorst, LaRue, Meffert, Michael, Obermeier, Reiling, Richter, Rickert and Wise. Other family lines included in the report: Brinkhaus (and Barfield, Barrow, Carroll, Grosse-Brinkhaus, Hansel, Hukenbeck, Luke, McCandless, Reid, Sonderman, Sullivan, Vincent, Wietkamp, Zwissler), Feldhaus, Kline, Reh and Stoesser will be covered in more detail each in their own section.

George H. Jansing immigrated to Louisville, KY (map) probably during the late 1840's. In 1850 he is enumerated with Clement Badmaken along with Clement's wife and 3 children and 3 other young males of various surnames. George is listed as a Teamster in the census. In 1852 he marries Christina Bernadina Richter who was born in Germany. George and Christina have 5 children while living in Louisville and southwestern Jefferson County, KY. My roadblock on the Jansing family is that I do not know even what part of Germany George emigrated from and I do not have any information on his parents or siblings. I have so little information that it will be difficult to recognize his records when they are located.

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