Küsel Ancestry (Germany)
My family roots in Germany
The farm Vorwerk was 152 ha and is situated in the district of Schneverdingen
close to Celle not far from Hannover and Bremen in northern Germany.
The first recorded owner of the farm was Hinrich tom Vorwark : 1567-
He was then followed by the following:
1599 - 1628 Christopher zum Vorwerk
1628 - 1647 Jürgen zum Vorwerk
1647 - 1680 Hans zum Vorwerk
1680 - 1704 Jürgen zum Vorwerk
1704 - 1732 Interim caretaker - Jürgen Peters through marriage.
1732 - 1739 Stoffer Baden
1739 - 1742 Peter Baden
1743 - 1761 Cristopher Baden
1761 - Johann Hinrich Küsel - See # III below.
On 12 November 1761 Johann Hinrich Küsel married Anna Dorothea
Baden (Daughter of Christopher Baden). My roots can be traced back two
more generations. From this generation more detail is available but I will
only mention those direct in line of my lineage.
Legend : * = Born, + = Died, ¥ = Married.
I - Johann Lüdemann Küsel|
Johann Lüdemann Küsel, * (Brockel, Kr. Rotenburg) in 1662,
+ Hemslingen (Kr. Rotenburg) 20 March 1710, ¥ Hemslingen 13 February
1691 Catharina Lünßmann, * in 1659, + 28 October 1707.
|II - Johann Hartwig Küsel|
Johann Hartwig Küsel, * Hemslingen 10 June 1692, + Söhlingen
(Kr. Rotenburg) 29 May 1747, ¥ Hemslingen 28 November 1718 Catharina
Elisabeth Rudan, * Söhlingen, + ......, Daughter of Conrad Rudan.
|III - Johann Hinrich Küsel|
Johann Hinrich Küsel, * Söhlingen (Kr. Rotenburg) 18 April
1732, + Vorwerk (KB Schneverdingen) 8 November 1800, ¥ I. Schneverdingen
12 November 1761 Anna Dorothea Baden, * Farm Vorwerk 2 March 1746, + 30
May 1771, Daughter of Cristoph Baden and Metta Catharina Clement and ¥
II. Scheverdingen 8 November 1771 Anna Maria tom Hofe, * (Bleckwedel bei
Visselhövede) in 1749, + Vorwerk 18 December 1815, Daughter of Hinrich
tom H. zu Bleckwedel. 3 Children were born at Vorwerk from the first marriage
and another 10 from the second. The fourth child (1st of second marriage)
was Johann Hinrich Küsel and the eighth child (5th of second marriage) was
Christoph Küsel (USA Ancestry):
|IV - Johann Hinrich Küsel|
Johann Hinrich Küsel, * Vorwerk (KB Schneverdingen) 22 January
1773, + 23 January 1814, ¥ Vorwerk 29 November 1793 Anna Gertrud Langeloh,
* January 1779, + Vorwerk 9 July 1829, Daughter of Samuel Christoph Langeloh.
7 Children were born at Vorwerk. The second son was:
|V - Johann Christoph Küsel|
Johann Christoph Küsel, * Vorwerk (KB Schneverdingen) 23 March
1798, + Vahlzen ....., ¥ Schneverdingen 29 November 1818 Anna Maria
Heins, * Großenwede (KB Schneverdingen) 9 October 1862, Daughter
of Peter Heins and Catharina Gertrud N.N. 8 Children were born at Vahlzen.
The fourth child was Friedrich Jürgen Christoph
Küsel (South African Ancestry):
Anybody who knows any of the
above persons or any of their descendants, family or friends, please send
an E-Mail to Heinz Küsel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
or write to the address on my home page.