It seems that my father's side of the family was American. The
closest connection to another country is England, in the early to
middle 1600's. Here is a link
to my Francis ancestors.
I've been doing some transcription work, on civil records, for
some selected towns in Bas-Rhin, France. This includes birth,
death, and marrage records for the towns of Waldhambach,
Mackweiler, Butten, and Assweiler..