Category: genealogy

Johann Kakoschke – 1840

I recently happened upon a copy of Amts-Blatt der Regierung zu (Government Gazette) Potsdam 1840, where reference is made to a Johann Kakoschke who evidently lost his travel documents. From the dates and ages mentioned this chap is not a direct ancestor, but is almost certainly a relative. In any event, it’s quite rare to …

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Thanks John

Many thanks to John Kakoschke for sending these photos: Much appreciated. If any readers happen to have more old photos, please contact me. Read more […]

Morgan Cemetery

Recently I wrote about the planned headstone unveiling ceremony and family reunion at Morgan. I wasn’t able to attend myself unfortunately, but did make a monetary contribution towards the headstone for our great grandparents Jack and Emily Kakoschke. By all accounts the day was a great success. Fund-raising for the headstone was evidently ‘over-subscribed’ by …

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