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Information needed, to find LOCATION of the DAMS\' FAMILY HOTEL (about 1903 Prussia now present day Germany and Poland)
Doris Peters
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My grandfather, Edward DAMS left Prussia/Poland about 1904 and emigrated to Canada.  We have been told he did not want to  "run the family hotel."  In Canada he married Marguerite Decker b. 1879 from Mondorf-Les-Bains, Luxembourg.

According to Edward's birth certificate and baptismal record (translated from Russian) he was born in Wielki Piatek, Stawiszyn, Poland on April 5, 1881 to the parents of Ferdinand Dams and Henrietta Kubisch. 

We  have a hand written note (about 1911 or later) by Ferdinand Dams b. 1843 (Edward's father) with a return address Sorau N/L, Lugeberge, Deutschland (present day Zary, Lubuskie, Poland) written to Canadian family members.   I don't know if Sorau was a permanent address after Wielki Piatek.  I don't know where Ferdinand Dams died.

I was told in 1994 by Edward's daugher, that the family hotel was located in Langendorf but was now called Langen.

My family line is: Hotel owner, great grandfather, Ferdinand Dams (b. 1843), then my grandfather, Edward Dams (b. 1881), then my father, Ferdinand Edward Dams (b. 1907) then to me, Doris Peters.

If anyone has information about the DAMS' Family Hotel and would like to share it, please contact me, Doris Dams Peters, at dmpeters@suddenlink.net. I thank you for any information you may be able to provide. 

Doris Peters
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RE: Information needed, to find LOCATION of the DAMS\' FAMILY HOTEL (about 1903 Prussia now present day Germany and Poland)
Baba
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Hi Doris,

If You are searching for specific persons, transcription & decipher, picture identification, translation etc. use the Community (https://www.myheritage.com/community). This is the right place for questions like Yours.

Best regards

Remo

 

Baba
Ittigen, BE
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RE: Information needed, to find LOCATION of the DAMS\' FAMILY HOTEL (about 1903 Prussia now present day Germany and Poland) [2]
Doris Peters
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I did put it there but it was removed.
Doris Peters
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RE: Information needed, to find LOCATION of the DAMS\' FAMILY HOTEL (about 1903 Prussia now present day Germany and Poland) [3]
Baba
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Hi Doris,

That's not nice, really not nice. I'm wondering who can and especially who remove entries there. 

How long ago did You entered it in the Community ?

The category would be helpful to find the possible trace, do You remember this ?

Best regards

Remo

Baba
Ittigen, BE
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