Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Emigh Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Looking for Emigh surname origin
Posted by: Clifford Eighmy (ID *****2077) Date: December 17, 2003 at 10:09:46
In Reply to: Looking for Emigh surname origin by Weston Eighmy of 358

Weston, try searching Hans Velton Emich from Dannenfels Germany, Pfalz region, now Bavaria. Dannenfels located NW Mannheim, SW of Darmstadt, West of Worms. Tiny town, look close. Hans Velton's son is Hans Valtin, then his son Johan Nicholas Emigh arrived in America, early 1700s, Dutchess County N.Y. If you are the Weston Eighmy from Tennesee, you are related to him (and me). Hope this helps, Cliff Eighmy.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/emigh/messages/245.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network