History

10 Feb 2012Information on Pavel A. Genkel added (Russia)
25 Sep 2007church records of Lübz (Meckl.) 1673-1796 added to the database (now 1217 persons, 458 of them are Genkel by birth)
02 Jun 2007church records of Lancken (Meckl.) 1643-1875 added to the database (now 1194 persons, 446 of them are Genkel by birth)
21 Apr 2007The street Genkel Pl. in Rochester, NY does not exist anymore
10 Apr 2007new information on name variations
01 Apr 2007church records of Lübz (Meckl.) 1797-1840 added to the database (now 1121 persons, 434 of them are Genkel by birth)
21 Jun 2005immigrants passenger records of Ellis Islands (New York) 1892-1924 added to the database
12 Apr 2005more than 1000 persons registered in the database by now
10 Mar 2005more name variations
27 Jul 2003church records of Granzin/Lübz (Meckl.) 1664-1864 added to the database (now 987 persons, 398 of them are Genkel by birth)
30 Mar 2003residents index of Berlin 1799-1943 has been considered
17 Jan 2003church records of Badendiek/Rosin (Meckl.) 1867-1933 added to the database (now 951 persons, 393 of them are Genkel by birth)
20 Dec 2002church records of Badendiek/Rosin (Meckl.) 1774-1799 added to the database (now 853 persons, 369 of them are Genkel by birth)
11 Dec 2002Photos of the village Genkel, the streets, the river and its spring (cf map of streets and villages)
25 Nov 2002New line of the family Genkel, oldest ancestor is Ferdinand Genkel
19 Nov 2002church records of Putlitz 1863-1891 added to the database
02 Nov 2002church records of Karbow/Darß (Meckl.) 1662-1883 added to the database (now 811 persons, 342 of them are Genkel by birth)
25 Oct 2002Found additional streets named Genkel
19 Aug 2002A brother of Prof. Alexander G. Genkel has been found (Russia)
13 Aug 2002church records of Benzin (Meckl.) 1731-1892 added to the database (now 798 persons, 340 of them are Genkel by birth)
22 Jul 2002church records of Lübchin-Behren/Böhlendorf/Schabow (Meckl.) 1766-1884 added to the database (now 786 persons, 331 of them are Genkel by birth)
15 Jul 2002church records of Badendiek/Bölkow/Rosin (Meckl.) 1800-1875 added to the database (now 706 persons, 296 of them are Genkel by birth)
01 Jul 2002church records of Kreien/Wilsen (Meckl.) 1667-1857 added to the database (now 484 persons, 182 of them are Genkel by birth)
13 Jun 2002There are 3 known streets named Genkel in all
04 Jun 2002church records of Lübz (Meckl.) 1857-1887 added to the database
01 Jun 2002church records of Lutheran (Meckl.) 1767-1879 added to the database
02 Apr 2002Additional ancestors and information on the family of Christian Joachim Friedrich Genkel which immigrated into U.S.
18 Mar 2002There is a street with the name Genkel
15 Mar 2002New line of the family Genkel, oldest ancestor is Ludwig Carl Martin Genkel
09 Mar 2002There are Genkel's in Sweden too
26 Feb 2002News about Genkel's in Denmark
20 Feb 2002Photos of the village Genkel
17 Feb 2002New references to the roots of Bodil Inge Genkel (Mexico)
12 Feb 2002Information on Alexander G. Genkel added (Russia)
14 Dec 2001Additional interpretation of the name added
25 Nov 2001Meaning of the name added
17 Nov 2001Origin of the name added
19 Oct 2001website initially published

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