Sources
1. Personal knowledge of Gladys Grace Gillespie Cunningham Giffen or her mother Melissa Grace Grabast Gillespie Whitlock.
2. Old piece of paper given to me by Auntie Margie Dunlop Ronkette that came from her dad that on one side had the names of Alexander and Mary Jane Dunlop with their marriage date and on the other side listed all of their children and birth dates and in some instances their christenings and death dates. The paper has been deacidified and encapsulated in mylar.
3. Microfilmed copy of the registers of St. John's Lutheran Church of Canton, Lewis County, Missouri obtained from Concordia Historical Institute Department of Archives and History-The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod-801 DeMun Ave. St. Louis, Missoouri 63105.
4. Certified copy of birth/christening entry from the Evang. Churchbook of Sachsenberg prepared by the resident minister in 1976.
5. Obituary from The Canton Press of Canton, Lewis County, Missouri. Obtained either from microfilmed copies from The Missouri Historical Society in Columbia, Mo. through interlibrary loan or from original papers at the Historical Society read in person by me.
6. Information extracted by Erich Mees in 1991 from the Evang. Churchbook of Muenden. Sent to Gwen by Gerry Cizmar a descendant of Johann Daniel Leser and Gueden Elisabeth Vesper who lives at 3311 Oyster Cove, Mo. City, Tx. 77459.
7. Information extracted from the church registers of Sachsenberg and Muenden kept at Sachsenberg, Hessen, Germany. Research done by Erich Mees of the Stadtarchiv at Korbach, Hessen, Germany on 6 Oct 1984.
8. Information extracted from churchbooks of Jugenheim am Rhein by Helmut Schmahl in 1985 and 1987.
9. Information from Anita Lorenz, Oberorke, Sauerlandstr. 2 34516 Vohl, Germany which she obtained from the minister at Elleringhausen, Waldeck, Germany.
10. Information extracted by Rev Roger M. Goetz from St. John's Lutheran Church, 901 Fillmore Street, Topeka, Ks. and sent to me in a letter 9 Apr 1985, from Volume 1 of Church Records.
11. Microfilm copy of Barony Parish, Lanark, Scotland from G.S. # 102874 or 102875
12. Burial record from St. James Anglican Church, Orillia, Ontario, Canada.
13. Marriage record from records of St. James Anglican Church, Orillia, Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada.
14. Information supplied by Nancy Ley( Mrs. Russell William Ley) resided 6819 Edenwood Drive, Mississaga, Ontario L5N 3X9 in 1994.
15. Baptismal record taken from St James Anglican Church, Orillia, Ontario, Canada.
16. Information copied from family bible of Thomas Barr Dunlop by Alexander Barr Dunlop youngest child of T.B. Dunlop and his third wife Harriet Melinda Conklin widow of George Lankk.
17. Familienblatt and individual record certificates prepared by W. Hellwig archivist of the Stadtarchiv at Korbach in Hessen Germany.
18. Information supplied by Gerda Dunkelmann, Fuchsgrabenstr. 5, 35104 Lichtenfels- Immighausen, Germany.
19. Informantion obtained from Gerry Cizmar of 3311 Oyster Cove, Missouri City, Tx. 77459.She is a native of Muenden and has contact with several people there who do work for her and supply her with lineage books published by the various towns in Waldeck as well as research they have done themselves. Her sources include the records from the Evangelical churches of Rhadern, Bergheim and other towns in Waldeck.
20. Genealogical Society of Utah microfilm #1346405. Births /Christenings, Confirmations, Marriages, Deaths/Burials of the Evang. Lutheran Church of Jugenheim, Rheinhessen, Germany.
21. Printed copy of marriage contracts of the evangel Lutheran Church of Jugenheim, Rheinhessen, Germany from the Zentralarchiv Der Evangel Kirche in Hessen und Nassau.
22. Evangelical Lutheran Church registers of Klosters, Gr., Switzerland from G.S. microfilm # 1192870 and G.S. microfilm # 1192871.
23. Evangelical Lutheran Church registers of Davos-Glaris and Davos-Monstein on G.S. microfilm # 1192854.
24. Evangelical Lutheran Church registers from Saas in Prattigau, G.S. microfilm # 1192869
25. Evangelical Lutheran church registers of Conters on G.S. microfilm # 1192869.
26. Photocopy of original churchbook of Klosters 1687-1715 from Staatsarchiv Graubuenden, Chur, Switzerland which is in my possession.
27. Evangelical Lutheran churchbooks of Davos on GS# 1192852 and 1192853.
28. Information from Jane O'Ferrall Moss Schlosser, 1316 Fifth St., Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701
29. Information from Jean Purvines of the Lewis Co., Historical Society.
30. Evangelical Lutheran Church registers of St. Antonien, Gr., Switzerland, G.S. microfilm # 1192868.
31. GS# 1184783-Pfaffenhofen, Wuerttemberg, Germany, Ev.Lutheran Church registers
32. GS# 1184768- Ev. Luth. church registers of Gueglingen, Wuerttemberg, Germany
33. Gs# 1184787- The Evangelical Church records of Duerrenzimmern, Wuerttemberg, Germany.
34. Microfilmed copy of the St. Peter's Lutheran Church registers of LaGrange, Lewis Co., MO obtained from the Concordia Historical Institute in St. Louis, MO
35. Microfilm of Lewis County, MO Marriage records obtained from the GSU.
36. United States federal census records.
37. Extracts from the Canton Press & Canton Press-News on microfilm obtained from the Missouri State Historical Society through interlibrary loan.
38. Wittekindsland- Essays on the history, culture and nature of the administrative District of Herford- Volume 2- Emigrants to America from Herford, Hiddenhausen and Vlotho in the ninteenth century-- Printed and published by Kreisheimatverein Herford, Borriesstrasse 1, 4900 Herford. November 1988/May 1989.
39. Information from the International Genealogical Index.
40. Photocopy of page from Lineage Book of Fuerstenberg for Mitze surname sent to me by Gerry Cizmar.
41. GS# 434680- Germany, Bayern, Gross Steinhausen- Civil Registration- Births 1807-1835.
42. Photocopy of records from Evang. Kirchengemeinde Sachsenhausen, Korbacher Str. 6, 34513 Waldeck, Germany. obtained by mail from the minister.
43. Deutsch-Amerikanische Geschichtsblatter- German Families in Quincy from German American Historical Papers written by Mr. Heinrich Bornman, housed at The German-American Historical Society of Illinois in Chicago.
44. Records of Zion Lutheran Church& School 210 South Spring Street, Palmyra, MO 63461.
45. Information from family bible copied supplied by Charles D. Schaller, 279 Amber Crest Dr., O'Fallon, MO 63366-1278, a grandson of George F. Schaller.
46. Genealogical Society of Utah microfilm # 1863620 of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Quincy, Adams Co., IL
47. Information collected by Albert E. Schaller, Buster, grandson of Henry Schaller- sent to me by John Eisenberg, 332 E. Broadmor Dr., Tempe, AZ in Nov of 1996. He was a friend of the family and Buster gave him the information before he died.
48. GS# 0473650 Baptisms,Evangelical church of Herford, Westfalen, Germany
49. GS#1184788-Family registers of Duerrenzimmern, Wuerttemberg, Germany
50. GS#1184753 -Evang Church records of Frauenzimmern, Wuerttemberg, Germany
51. GS# 473649 Herford, Westfalen, Germany, Baptisms 1776-1796
52. Gs#0473675 Herford, Westfalen Death records 1801-1827
53. Waldecksche Ortssippenbucher Band 15/ Hoeringhausen prepared by Friedrich Sauer. GS#1045360
54. G.S. #1184788- Death registers of Duerrenzimmern, Wuerttemberg, Germany.
55. GS#1184748 Botenheim, Wuerttemberg, Germany BMD Evang. Ch. Recs
56. GS# 1184754 Family registers of Frauenzimmern, Wuerttemberg, Germany
57. GS#473648- Herford, Westfalen, Baptisms 1765-1776
58. GS#0473676 Death records 1828-1840 of Herford, Westfalen, Germany
59. Germany, Bayern, Gross Steinhausen, Civil registration, Marriages, 1807-1835, GS# 434682
60. GS#1187143-Kleinbottwar, Wuerttemberg, Germany Evang. Ch Recs
61. GS#1187144-Kleinbottwar, Wuerttemberg, Germany, Evang. Ch Recs Deaths-1747-
62. GS# 1197070 Christening Register of Ev. church of Butzbach, Hessen, Germany. 1764-1831
63. G.S.# 1197072 Marriage register of Ev.church of Butzbach, Hessen, Germany.
64. GS# 1238213 Groetzingen, Baden, Germany Tauf 1739- 1776
65. GS# 1238212 Groetzigen, Baden, Germany- Ev. Ch Recs. 1674- 1811
66. GS# 1184539-Evang Ch Recs of Rottenacker, Wuerttemberg, Germany
67. GS#1187148- Auenstein, Wuerttemberg, Germany, Evang.- tauf., 1649-1889.
68. GS#1055922 Echterdingen, Wuerttemberg, Germany Ev. Ch. Recs.
69. GS#1184940- Ev. Ch. Recs. Hohenstein, Wuerttemberg, Germany
70. GS# 1184623 Evang. Ch Recs of Kleinsachsenheim, Wuerttemberg, Germany.
71. GS# 1184798 Evan. Ch. Recs Haberschlacht, Wuerttemberg, Germany
72. GS#1187149- Auenstein, Wuerttemberg, Germany, Evang.- marriages and deaths, 1652-1807.
73. Extracts from the 1st Glenone Presbyterian Church on microfilm at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland made by Joanna Gault, Member of Association of Ulster Genealogists and Record Agents, 37 Old Coach Road, Belfast BT9 5PR, Northern Ireland.
74. Information supplied by James L Wilson, grandson of Laughlin Woodrow and Lizzie Stewart Woodrow through Margaret Jane Woodrow.. He resides in 1999, at 29 Cheshire Road, Bethpage, NY 11714. He obtained his information from the Woodrow family Bible in Drumra of which he sent me a photocopy. Death records he obtained from Joyce House in Dublin, Ireland or from inscription on the original Woodrow headstone located in the churchyard of Portglenone Parish Church, Church of Ireland. Death records also from the Portglenone Parish Church Burial Record Book. The Portglenone church information was supplied by Samuel Woodrow, son of George Stewart Woodrow in a letter dated July 28, 1994.
75. GS#1184720- Brackenheim, Wuerttemberg, Germany Evang. Ch. Recs
76. Photocopy of the original registers of St. George Bloomsbury supplied by the London Metropolitan Archives in London England
77. Personal knowledge of Fenton Cunningham or his mother Cora Lillian Collins.
78. Transcript of Smith Cemetery, Linn County, MO Established about 1847. Compiled by Neil S. Smith, 3315 Appalachian Dr., Columbia, MO 65203. The cemetery is located in Jackson Township in S23 T60 R21 on 40 acres originally patented by Robert Smyth on July 1, 1848.
79. 1850 Federal Census of Sullivan County Missouri, Page 338- Household 441.
80. 1870 Federal Census of Linn County, Missouri
81. 1860 Federal Census of Sullivan County Missouri Page 657- Household#245
82. 1860 Federal Census of Linn County, Missouri, Page 170