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Old 05-11-2011, 08:57 PM   #15
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Old 05-11-2011, 09:08 PM   #16
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Hei!

My parents came to USA from Finland (I am first generation) born in Joliet, IL, lived in Chicago IL, St.Anne IL, Denton TX, Lewisville TX, Argyle TX, Bartonville TX, Mosinee WI, Windsor CO & Calgary AB!
Wow...My families final resting place is in a cemertary on Warner Bridge Road near the Kankakee River In Kankakee Township. Which is in your neck o' the woods...My family arrived there via PA from Germany in the late 1700's. Yes 1700's. I can go and sit next to Peter Schreffler..
Pretty freakin cool...Peace...D
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Old 05-11-2011, 09:33 PM   #17
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My ancestors were of German decent. My gandfather was born in Boston and my parents were born in Texas. I was born in Texas and have lived in Swiftex Village, TX, New Sweden, TX, Bartlet, TX, Temple, TX, Morgans Point, TX, Corpus Christi, TX, Houston, TX, and now reside in Dallas, TX. DW was born in Laredo, TX and was educated in Mexico City. Her ancestors were Spanish, German, and Creek Indian.

We are both "Proud to be American"
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Old 05-11-2011, 09:54 PM   #18
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I forgot to mention that I'm an American and very proud. And I guess I'm the only Portuguese. One in, I guess that they are not camping material. Joe
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Old 05-11-2011, 10:10 PM   #20
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Born & raised in central MN, been in MO for over 20 yrs., my dads side was all Swede., know really nothing about my moms side.
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Old 05-11-2011, 10:43 PM   #21
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Wow...My families final resting place is in a cemertary on Warner Bridge Road near the Kankakee River In Kankakee Township. Which is in your neck o' the woods

Yep, I know exactly where Warner Bridge road is.....Lost many a braincell in the KR state park...This is where our family farm was..41.122976,-87.728491

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My dad immigrated from Aarhus, Denmark when he was three years old with his parents and 11 siblings and settled in Geneva, NY. My mom refers to herself as All American.
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Scotch (1774 & 1811), German (1750), Hessian (German)(1770's). No wonder I'm hard-headed!
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Old 05-12-2011, 07:13 PM   #26
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I would dare say I'm the only person of Albanian heritage on IRV2 Dad 100%, my Mom was German Irish. Peggys Dad can be traced back to 14th century England his family came over in the 17th century. Her moms family are German Swedish and her great grandfather from Lichtenstein. Wow my kids a quite a mix
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Mother's side: German, 100%
Father's side: Hines, (57 nationalities including Native American)
Dad's Side: Welsh and I don't know what (Never tracedthat side, cousin did)

ME: United states... 100%,,

Where I've been, Well, I've been to Los Angles and the Pacific shore

I've been to Province Town, Cape Cod, MA (The Atlantic shore0

And a whole lot of places in between.

Only place I"ve been outside the country is a few places in Canada, WIndsor, Sarnia and the road from Detroit to Niagra Falls, I've also been to Niagra Falls, both sides of the border Twice.
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50% Irish, German and Dutch. The other 50% is Italian.
I am by birth American and relate only to being American.
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