Monthly Archives: July 2013

Historical Connections to the Records

In 1795 Prussia gained control of what came to be called New East Prussia. (See previous posts.) Wylkowiszki was most likely spelled Wilkowischki or Wilkowischen during this era. German craftsmen soon settled here. Even though Prussia lost control of this … Continue reading

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