Groettum and Gilman Genealogy: German Names and Places


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The German surnames in this genealogy are connected directly or indirectly through my mother's ancestry.  For information on German naming practices, click on the German Ancestry link.


  • Boldt
  • Christoffer
  • Grell
  • Kropp
  • Lesemann
  • Meyer
  • Plaettbeck
  • Rewohl
  • Ropke
  • Schroder
  • Unbehauen

Known locations in Germany

  • Bokenberg, Prussia
  • Brenshagen, Prussia
  • Burg auf Fehmarn, Prussia
  • Burgon Island, Fehmar, Germany
  • Oldendorf, Hannover, Prussia
  • Sievershagen, Prussia

Known Locations in America

  • Battle Township, Ida County, Iowa
  • Cogswell, Sargent County, North Dakota
  • Cushing, Ida County, Iowa
  • Douglas Township, Ida County, Iowa
  • Galva, Ida County, Iowa
  • Holstein, Ida County, Iowa
  • Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
  • Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota