Emigrants B

Emigrants whose last names begin with “B” from Grafschaft Bentheim, Germany to North America. This resource should prove valuable to genealogists and historians interested in learning more about the County.

Emigrants A

Emigrants whose last names begin with “A” from Grafschaft Bentheim, Germany to North America. This resource should prove valuable to genealogists and historians interested in learning more about the County.

Canada Resources

Resources on Canada General Resources Name— Local Historical Societies Name— Do you know of a website that should be here? Use the form below to email it today. Thank you!

History of The Emigrants List

The Emigrants List was first published in 1990 in The County of Bentheim And Her Emigrants to North America, written by Swenna Harger and Loren Lemmen. With the help of many friends, the information was updated and published in a German edition in 1996. In 2002, the List appeared in the German book, Aus der … Read more

Michigan Resources

Click here to go to the list of emigrants from Grafschaft Bentheim, Germany! (Click the “To the List / Gehe zur Liste” button to scroll down the page to the alphabetical listing.) Resources on Michigan General and National Sources Gjenvick–Gjønvik Archives—A private historical archive, the GG Archives’ website has extensive collections of ephemera—articles, photographs, and … Read more

Netherlands Resources

Resources on The Netherlands General Resources WieWasWie—”Who Was Who” is owned by the CBG Center for Family History in The Hague, Netherlands. They are “the national center for knowledge, documentation and publicity for genealogy and heraldry.” Many Dutch archives participate in this website. WieWasWie is accessible in English and Dutch; the link takes you to the … Read more

Grafschaft Bentheim Resources

A listing of online sources about Grafschaft Bentheim, Germany. This resource should prove valuable to genealogists and historians interested in learning more about the county.