I was born in 1957 and have lived all my life in El Salvador, and suddently
yesterday I decided to start this research. My starting point for this investigation in El Salvador, is the birth certificate of my
great grandfather (A very old document handwritten in German and very hard to
His name was Johann Heinrich Theodor Beneke, born in Germany (Cannot read the name of the city but probably is Bremen) on 18 Sept 1868, died 1954 in El Salvador. He came to Central America and his brother Julius went to U.S.A. on a date that I cannot confirm.
Their parents were Christian Julius Heinrich Beneke, born 19 Apr 1841 in
Celle-Blumlage ???? died 30 Jan 1903 in Bremen; on 30 Nov1867, in Bremen, he
married Lucie Catharine Magdalene (or Margarethe) Kasten born 13 Dec 1844
died 6 March 1922 in Bremen.
Is it possible for you to find a link to my ancestors?