Nanitz (Naniec), Kreis Neustadt, West Prussia

The area surrounding the town of Neustadt (Wejherowo) was also a source of many Remus family records. These Remus family members migrated to MI and the village of Remus, MI was named after them. The complete set of Remus family records can be found on the Bohlschau webpage.

The Remus family was also on manorial farms in the villages of Gora, Bohlschau, and Kapino. Later some Remus family members moved directly to MI while others spent time in Wilhelmshuld (Kolonia) prior to immigrating.

For a while several of the family members worked on the manorial farm in Nanitz (Naniec). It no longer exists and has been replaced by modern buildings shown here.



They also worked at the manorial farm in Petzin that I did not visit but which is now part of the modern town of Neustadt (Wejherowo) also.


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August 11, 2010