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Family Genealogies

Celebrating 150 Years

The mission of the Luxembourg Heritage Society of Northwest Iowa is to preserve the contributions of Luxembourg settlers in our area and throughout the United States through genealogy, education, and celebration of their achievements.

Click on the link under the settlers names listed below to view the books compiled by Robert Arens. To obtain a free digital pdf copy of your non-privatized genealogy book showing the names and information of living descendants and including the photos and documents, follow the instructions on the INTRODUCTION page of your GENEALOGY book below.

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1870 Luxembourg Settlers

to Sioux County in Northwest Iowa

Franz Arens 1844-1887

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS part 1

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS part 2 

John Peter Biever 1860-1905 

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Michael Biever 1821-1893 

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Magdalena Bindner 1830-1895

  (wife of Michael Biever 1821-1893)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Henry Frantzen 1842-1917

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Nicholas Frantzen 1844-1917

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter Frantzen 1848-1935

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Theodore Gehlen 1845-1904

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Nicholas Ginsbach 1848-1926

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter Ginsbach 1850-1894

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Franz Hansen 1824-1909

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Catharina Hansen 1852-1924
(wife of Nicholas Engeldinger 1842-1892)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter Hansen 1855-1928

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

John Hansen 1857-1896

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Susan Hansen 1860-1897
(wife of Mathias Kellen 1851-1935

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS AND DOCUMENTS

George Hansen 1862-1918

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Margaret Hansen 1867-1959

(Sister Euphrasia)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Mathias Harens 1839-1927

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Susanna Hess 1833-1920
(wife of Mathias Konz 1826-1906)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Nicholas Kass 1834-1896

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Mathias Konz 1826-1906

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Margaret Konz 1853-1915
(wife of John St. John 1850-1922)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter J Konz 1854-1921

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Mathias Konz 1857- ? (1870-1880)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Susan Konz 1859-1946
(wife of Peter Hansen 1855-1928)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

John Konz 1862-1938

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

John P. "Jacob" Konz 1866-1913

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Nicholas Konz 1868-1946

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter M Konz 1870-1938

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Marie Ludowissi 1845-1898

 (wife of Peter Wagner 1837-1910)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Nicholas Nemmers 1845-1882

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter Ney 1841-1913

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS
John Perlot 1834-1912

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS
Henry Remacle 1842-1906

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Maria Streng 1825-1909

 (wife of Franz Hansen 1824-1909)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Margaret Theis 1852-1932

 (wife of John Perlot 1834-1912

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Peter Wagner 1837-1910

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Theresia Wagner 1867-1920
(wife of Anton Neuroth 1863-1926)

   GENEALOGY

   PHOTOS & DOCUMENTS

Good Earth, Black Soil
Frank W. Klein, Suzanne Bunkers
Read Chapter 1, "The Plowman," from the book, Good Earth, Black Soil.
Published with permission of Suzanne L. Bunkers