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From: maggiehein <>
Subject: [GV] request for Germany historic maps
Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2008 14:16:00 -0500 (GMT-05:00)


I don't know about the Keil area specifcally, but my favorite web site for maps, both historic and modern, is

You will have to look through what they have listed under Germany to see if they carry a map for the area you are interested in.

Maggie Hein
Chicago, IL

-----Original Message-----
>Sent: Sep 8, 2008 7:23 AM
>Subject: Re: [GV] GER-VOLGA Digest, Vol 3, Issue 354
>Re: Doos family from Dinkel
>The first settler for this family was Niklaus Doos (spelled Dos" in Russian
>on the Kulberg list, Dohs in German on several subsequent church records, but
>always Doos thereafter), a farmer from Gaden (?spelling), Holstein. I've
>managed to find a place called Gaden near Kiel on a map of Germany from the
>early 1800's on a website. This place no longer exists and apparently was
>incorporated or swallowed up by contemporary Kiel. Does anyone have any
>information or have references regarding this geographic area from that time frame ?
>I am especially interested in maps. I can't find the map that I originally
>saw on a website.
>Bill Doos
>PS " represents the hard sign in old Russian.

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