A Genealogy of the Name


This site provides a background to the genealogy of the name as presented in "The Next Generation" software provided by Darrin Lythgoes.

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 MARGHEIM Genealogy

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Gottlieb Margheim

One of over 25,000 Germans to answer the call of Catherine the Great to settle in Russia.

Freedom of religious expression, Freedom from servitude, Freedom from military are all purportedly reasons Germans emigrated from their principalities to Russia. Promises of resettlement assistance, land and a new life were included in Catherine's manifesto.