John Wilhelm

John Wilhelm

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John C. Wilhelm
Born 1960s.
Ancestors ancestors
Son of [private father (1940s - unknown)] DNA confirmed and [private mother (1950s - unknown)]
Brother of [private brother (1970s - unknown)]
Father of [private daughter (1990s - unknown)]
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Account confirmed 1 Oct 2017 | John's 273 contributions | 19 thank-yous received
Profile last modified | Created 1 Oct 2017 | Last significant change: 31 Aug 2018
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I've dabbled with Genealogy on and off for years, trying unsuccessfully to trace my Wilhelm line to Germany and I am really excited to see what the advent of DNA cousin-matching will bring to this endeavor when coupled with sites like WikiTree.


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Paternal relationship confirmed by a GEDmatch test match between John Wilhelm GEDmatch H273584 and his paternal aunt Victoria (Wilhelm) Jones GEDmatch A339665. Their MRCAs are John's grandparents (Victoria's parents) Carl Wilhelm and Mabel (Rogers) Wilhelm. Estimated number of generations to MRCA = 1.5, based on sharing 1845.4 cM across 43 segments.

Paternal relationship is confirmed by a triangulated group consisting of John Wilhelm GEDmatch H273584, Joshua Weed GEDmatch A265003 and Jeff Danner GEDmatch T097620 sharing a 6.39 cM segment on chromosome 2 from 46927375 to 54354529.

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My Wilhelm/Williams ancestors lived in Cayuga County, NY for a time.
Maternal grandmother's surname
Always on the lookout for that German connection.
Maternal grandfather's surname
My ancestors allegedly came from Germany and changed surname from Wilhelm to Williams; some descendants later changed it back to Wilhelm. Looking to find that German Wilhelm ancestor.
My ancestors allegedly came from Germany and changed surname from Wilhelm to Williams; some descendants later changed it back to Wilhelm. Looking to find that German Wilhelm ancestor.

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On 18 Oct 2017 at 00:12 GMT Vicky (Freeth) Majewski wrote:

Hi there! My name is Vicky (Freeth) Majewski and I am a WikiTree Mentor.

This is just a courtesy e-mail to see how things are going. Are you enjoying WikiTree so far? Any questions? Any issues?

Feel free to contact me via my profile page. I am happy to help!

On 10 Oct 2017 at 00:48 GMT Susie MacLeod wrote:

Hi John,

You’ve been here about a week now so I thought I’d check in with you to see how it’s going. Is the How-Tos helping?

Give me a shout if you have any questions.

Susie - WikiMessenger :-)

On 5 Oct 2017 at 02:04 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:


thank you for signing the Honor Code.

Serious genealogists like you make Wikitree a great community

Have a great journey on WT.


On 4 Oct 2017 at 19:11 GMT Mary Richardson wrote:

Hi John,

Thank you for self-certifying for the Pre-1700 badge! Participation in a project is encouraged for the Pre-1700 profiles.

From your tags I suggest German Roots (leader is Jacqueline Clark) or New York a subproject of US History project.

Visit the projects, and find one to join. Then please add a project tag to your page to receive project activity updates.

Do you have any questions? Let me know. I'm happy to help! :-)

Mary - Volunteer Coordinator

On 1 Oct 2017 at 22:01 GMT Vicky (Freeth) Majewski wrote:

Thanks for volunteering! You are now a full member of the WikiTree community, and can start adding your family.

I recommend starting with our New Member How-To pages. They will save you time, energy and frustration as you create your family profiles. If the link doesn't work in your e-mail, you can find it in the public comments on your profile page.

Need help? Just ask!

Above all, have FUN!  :) I hope you enjoy WikiTree as much as I have!

Kind regards,

Vicky Majewski ~ WikiTree Greeter & Member since August 2015

On 1 Oct 2017 at 17:50 GMT Marshall Satterwhite USN Ret. wrote:

Welcome to the WikiTree family!

I'm here if you need any help or have questions! Just click my name above this comment and post a message to my wall or send me a private message. 

Marshall - WikiTree Greeter

Queen Victoria John is 21 degrees from SJ Baty, 25 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 22 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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