Looking for information about the SPIEGEL, LIEBERUM, and HAAS families from Alsace Lorraine, Germany. Great Grandfather PETER SPIEGEL born 1850 in Alsace Lorraine emigrated to the United States in 1870. His wife MARIA WILHELMINA CAROLINA LIEBERUM born 1853 in Alsace Lorraine, Germany emigrated to the United States in 1871.
PETER'S family is said to have owned a mirror factory and had other holdings perhaps in textiles. The family left Germany fleeing the Prussians. PETER arrived in New York about the "Hammonia" on 23 June 1870. His occupation as it appeared in the ship's manifest listed him as a farmer. PETER SPIEGEL,SR. and CAROLINA LIEBERUM were married in Brooklyn, New York about 1872. They had 15 children by 1897, including PETER, Jr., JOHN, CARL, CAROLINA, ROSA, ANNA, REGINA, FRANCES, WILHELMINA, CATHERINA, ALBERT, FRANCIS, LOUISA, and 2 others yet to be identified. The family lived at 208 Stagg Street in Brooklyn, Kings, New York. Between 1895 and 1900 they operated a garment assembly factory which
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Albert T. Spiegel
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