Fechter Genealogy Page

  I'm always ready to add new pages or link to existing pages for Fechters around the world who are searching for or have found others with the same surname.

Date this page was last edited:  Wednesday, 18 May, 2016

 

Other genealogical resources that can help you locate family:

  1. From Meg Taylor and the volunteers at Sutter Library,

'History at Home: A Guide to Genealogy' http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.History-at-Home-A-Guide-to-Genealogy.17370.html, to reach Meg directly, use --> M.Taylor@sutterlibrary.com    Their website Sutter Library

 

  1.  Claire and the kids from her Genealogy Club in California suggest
  1. Leah, at Good Morning Chicago, recommends Military Genealogy -- that site has a list of useful links to other databases
  2. Ancestry.com
  1. My Heritage

  2. In April 2001, Ellis Island officials and the Mormon Church introduced a new, on-line database. It contains records of the arrival of over 22 million immigrants who entered the Port of New York between the years 1892-1924. Click here to jump to that database.

  3. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) 
  4. How to Obtain Birth or Death Certificates
  5. Newspapers.com   from the 1700s to the 2000s
  6. Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
  7. National Archives and Records Administration
  8. ROOTSWEB
  9. Genealogy.com
  10. YOURFAMILY.ORG
  11. AnyWho
  12. WhitePages

Wolfgangus Fechter Wolfgangus Fechter (photo from Alexander Fechter, Vienna Austria). Alexander obtained it from a physician in Brussels, Belgium. The photo shows the date 1536. No other information is available.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Charles Albert Fechter. Cornell University Library database


 

Click here  Pointing Bean Character for  History about the Fechter name

 

If you have Fechter in your name or family tree and would you like to be listed here, then click on this blue button. Blue Squarebox

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Sad story about Peter Fechter, from East Berlin, one of the first persons killed at the Berlin Wall, in 1962. 

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Fechters Furniture Manfacturer (South Africa)

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Oscar A. Fechter, Mayor of Yakima, Washington, USA
Yakima Raid and the Coal Famine, March 1907  
There is a Fechter Road in Yakima.

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My part of the Fechter family tree came from Ellenbach, Bavaria. It is near Hersbruck, which is north of Nürnberg, Germany (people spell it as Nuremberg in the USA).

Click here for a map of the Ellenbach and Hersbruck areas. Files are big so it may take a minute or two to download. 

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If you have Fechter in your name or family tree and would you like to be listed here, then send me an e-mail. Include your name, e-mail address, and other information you'd like on a web page just for your part of the family tree.

Don't include personal information that you wouldn't want the entire world to see, because that's what is on the World Wide Web. Send the information to: Send e-mail to: genealogy@fechter.com