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Roger.Bagula
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[*] posted on 5-18-2014 at 03:26 PM
Uraban->Urbanc


Neidersorbische Personnennamen aus Kirchbüchern des 16. bis 18. Jahrhunderts,Walter Wenzel, Domowina-Verlag, Bautzen , 2004, ISBN 3-7420-1922-8, page 410

25 enries near Pietz.
My great great grand aunt married an Urban in Drachhausen
I think about 1860. There seem to be several different lower Sorbish spelling: Urbank is another...
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Roger.Bagula
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[*] posted on 10-14-2016 at 03:18 PM


Lately, I have been researching the female lines in my family tree: Urban being a married name. What I discovered is that many of these Wendish names in American are found in Wisconsin: more than in Iowa or Texas either one. They date from the same migration period as the two religious communities, but appear to have taken up homesteads there. This result is a limited sampling of mostly maiden names of my Wendish relatives.
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