Posted in 1900 to 1930 Before 1900

Bredimus Family Tree Continued

I was able to trace our Bredimus ancestry back to the 1600’s and our McDonald side to the 1400’s. Our branch of the family was…

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Posted in 1900 to 1930 Before 1900

Bredimus Family Tree 1695

Here is the Bredimus family tree from 1695 through to Michel. There is a duplicate entry for Nicolas with years 1774 and 1776; I don’t…

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Posted in 1900 to 1930 Before 1900

Michael John Bredimus

Michel Jean Bredimus Born 12 October 1813 Bous, Remich, Luxembourg Died 24 February 1898 Des Moines. His wife was Mary Dolma Bredimus Born 1815 in…

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Posted in Before 1900

McDonalds at Culloden

No, it is not a myth about the McDonalds and Culloden. I am attempting to resolve a missing link in our family tree. The attachments…

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Posted in 1900 to 1930 Before 1900

Earliest Bredimus Citations

I have nearly exhausted all the free genealogy sites plus my paid membership at newspapers dot com. I’ll use the resources of ancestry dot com…

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Posted in 1900 to 1930 1931 to 1960 Before 1900

Mommy and Poppy

Mary Mayme Emma Coyle (Mommy) and Franklin Arthur Bredimus (Poppy) Mommy died in 1948, the year before I was born. Poppy died in 1954 when…

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Posted in 1900 to 1930 Before 1900

Ellis Island Records of Bredimus

I checked the records at the Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty foundations. See the attached summary of records for the surname Bredimus. Not many…

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Posted in 1961 to Present Before 1900

Goulash Recipe and History

Dad’s goulash recipe came from his parents kitchen. Remember that Poppy’s family came to Iowa from France and then Egypt. Cloves are used in meat…

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Posted in Before 1900

Family Portrait

Bredimus Family Circa 1890 This is the most significant photo showing the branch of the family that first settled in America. A higher resolution file…

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Posted in Before 1900

Bredimus Family Tree 1695

Here is the Bredimus family tree from 1695 through to Michel. There is a duplicate entry for Nicolas with years 1774 and 1776; I don’t…

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