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Ess / Esz & Faeder 
Families of Mercydorf

Researcher: Mary Holter

Brothers Michael (b. 1885), Peter (b. 1893), Klaudius (b. 1895) and wife Catherina Kormendi Ess (Esz) emigrated from Mercydorf between 1905 and 1922.  Michael originally lived with other relatives in New York before moving to Cleveland, OH area around 1910.   The brothers' parents were Peter and Elisabetha Fedrich Ess. Elizabeth had 7 children but only 3 survived past childhood. Looking for parents and siblings of Peter and Elisabetha.

Researcher: Mary Holter 2003-06


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Michael Esz & wife Lena Goebel & their children Elizabeth and Evelyn. Mercydorf in 1927.

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Michael & Lena Goebel Esz, their daughters Evelyn & Elizabeth. Seated are Peter Esz & wife Elizabeth Fedrich. Circa 1927.
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Claudius Esz born 1895 in Mercydorf & wife Ecaterma Kormendy born 1903 in St. Andreas. They emigrated to Cleveland, OH in 1922. click image to enlarge


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