DG Bender

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In 2008 I began researching my and my wife's family roots in earnest, knowing full well that someday my children and their children will be interested in knowing their heritage. Initially like the majority of the genealogists working online I was strictly a FIND A GRAVE user, until I realized its unlimited global potential.
This was the turning point that got me thinking that real Family Biographies needed to be told here. Therefore, my goal is to create informative Linked Memorials honoring our ancestors that toiled so relentlessly in building these great lands that we can ever so thankfully call HOME.
Working to honor our Ancestral Pioneers by bringing their Families and Kinfolk together!

A Huge Work in Progress . . .
A resource like no other that includes over 7,000 German settlement locations with geographical coordinates for all that have ancestral ties to the Germans from Russia and Eastern Europe:
"Germans from Russia and Eastern Europe Settlement Locations"
Plus my:

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