Monthly Archives: August 2012

Louis Soeder, Lost and Found

When my distant Soeder cousin Susan and I researched our immigrant Soeder ancestors, we found a mystery. Bernhard “Barney” Söder, a miner born in Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, and his wife Maria, brought five children to Baltimore in 1853 aboard the … Continue reading

Posted in Schwarz-Soeder Connections | 2 Comments