I am seeking to find if JOSEF SOMMER is related in any way to the family of
SIMON, LEOPOLD, and MICHAEL SOMMER. Josef was a merchant in St. Leonhard
and the other three were merchants in Amstetten and Waidhofen a/d Ybbs
According to the Ybbs-Amstetten IKG files, JOSEF SOMMER came >from
Bielkowitz, Bohemia and his wife Anna Fischer came >from Witten, Bohemia. I
can find neither of these on a map (perhaps because they have different names in
Does anyone know of these towns and where their records might be kept?
Any help would be appreciated and I also send thanks to those who
responded to my ISRAHEL DEUTSCH questions.
Barbara Sommer Jansen