Henry Z ("Hank") Jones, Jr.

Fellow, American Society of Genealogists

Westerwald to America: Some 18th Century German Immigrants


    • Soft Cover, 272 pages, illustrations, maps, indexed
    • ISBN 0-929539-32-X
    • $31.95 + $2.50 postage and handling
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This book, co-authored with Annette K. Burgert, F.A.S.G., documents the German origins of more than 265 individuals and/or families who immigrated to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, and Virginia.

A classic example of how research on 18th century German immigrants should be done.

--Bulletin of the German Genealogical Society of America

This study will be invaluable to researchers.

--Western Maryland Genealogy

This remarkable example of the results which come from a study of a small group of individuals who moved across the ocean as neighbors or to join neighbors who had already emigrated.

--The Virginia Genealogist

Important new study by two of the best known German migration researchers.

--Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society Quarterly

Annette Burgert, compiler of the Pennsylvania German Society's series 18th Century Emigrants, and Hank Jones, compiler of The Palatine Families of New York, have again demonstrated their extraordinary ability to determine the German origins of immigrants to America.

--The American Genealogist

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