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Manuel Goehring

German Roots in Russia PGS

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My passion for genealogy first started when my grandparents gave me a pedigree chart for my 14th birthday when I was living in Germany. I was hooked immediately, discovering interesting things about my own family like that one of my great grandfathers was not even related to me! I learned much about my ancestors who lived in Bessarabia, now Ukraine, for almost 130 years. Over the years, I have honed my knowledge in German-Russian Genealogy, tracing my own paternal ancestry back to 1580. I was able to gather information on more than 2600 descendants from a common Goehring ancestor who was born in Prussia in 1809. Moving to Canada in 2008, I was able to access information in the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan and Alberta, local libraries and courthouses. With German as my native tongue, and intermediate knowledge of Russian and French, I am not limited to old documents written in English. I am an active member of the Germans from Russia Heritage Society in Bismarck, N.D. and the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia in Lincoln, NE where I act as the village coordinator of Beresina, Bessarabia. My passion for genealogy is here to help you in your quest to learn about your own German-Russian history!

Service Description:
Full-service genealogical research of Germans from Russia in the area of the former Russian Empire, Germany, North- and South America. Transcribing and translating Old German script. My services are provided with integrity, discretion and expertise.

Academic Degrees:
Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) ; Sparkassenfachwirt (Finance)

Research Specialty:
Emigration & Immigration ; Federal Records ; Land Records ; Latter-Day Saints (Mormon) ; Lutheran ; German American

Time Period Specialty:
17th Century ; 18th Century ; 19th Century

Geographic Specialty:
Midwest ; Rocky Mountains ; West ; Northwest ; Alberta ; Manitoba ; Saskatchewan ; Germany ; Russia

Service Categories:
Technology ; Editor ; Compiler/Indexer ; Translator ; Transcription

Fluent in English and German, basic Russian, able to read old scripts

Accepts Clients:

Toronto, ON
Postal Code:
M1K 1Y6
Web Site:

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