Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


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

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: ZINNEL's of Germany
Posted by: Rick Hartman Date: April 22, 1999 at 19:50:27
In Reply to: ZINNEL's of Germany by Kendra Hall of 31

Walter Bernhard Zinnel was my grandfather, I've just gotten into geneology and was excited to see the information posted because that took me much further back than I had previously had - Wilhelm was as far back as I had for the zinnel's but Johanna Bluhm's family I had back to the 1700's.

Grandpa (Walter) was born in 1901, late in the evening of Christmas. He moved from Nebraska to Fort Wayne Indiana and worked there until retiring. He died in 1987 at the age of 85.

Walter married Lena de la Motte, my grandmother, and their daughter was June Delores Zinnel who married Arnold Hartman (mom & dad).

There is a book called "Blue Skies over America" detailing the history of the Bluhm family which includes three or four pages on Johanna and Wilhelm - I can fax you copies if you have any interest.

Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/zinnel/messages/7.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

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