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Petawawa Family Histories

  • photo of the leder family

    Karl Leder was born in Germany in 1839, the son of a well-to-do tavern owner and his wife. As he had no inclination to... more...

  • photo of radtke family

    In 1883 John and Mathilda Radtke left Hamburg, Germany with their daughter Bertha, his mother Ernestina, her sister Emma... more...

  • August Gust, his wife Louise and their four sons were all born in Germany: August in 1837; Louise in 1836; Albert in 1869... more...