Posted By:Roger Ernst
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Subject:Re: Conrad Ernst (born 1801) in Minden Germany
Post Date:January 21, 2002 at 09:22:27
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Forum:Ernst Family Genealogy Forum
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Conrad & Elizabeth Ernst and 6 sons sailed from Bremen on April 5, 1852; arrived in New Orleans and then Bellevue,IA on June 11, 1852. Conrad died June 24, 1855 and Elizabeth died on Jan. 24, 1856. Their graves are at St. Nickolas (Spruce Creek) Cemetery north of Bellevue. Their 5th son, Ludwig (Louis) was my great-great grandfather.