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The Relative Conncetion and
All The Windholz's Unite
2010 INTERNATIONAL WINDHOLZ REUNION
September 18-19, 2010 has been set for a reunion of all whose ancestry traces back to Anton and Theresa (Gerber) Windholz who immigrated to Russia. The Reunion will be held in Hays Kansas. At this time we have interest expressed from a cousin in Brazil and cousins in Germany to attend the reunion. (read the Simon Windholz Story below)
The dates are those of the Midwest Deutsche Oktoberfest in Hays, Kansas where facilities, music, food and beverages are available with reserved seating. Combining the reunion with dates of the Midwest Deutsche Oktoberfest which is a Genuine German Oktoberfest that welcomes reunions and kids and is one more reason for out of state Windholz' to come to Hayes for this Reunion
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Poster about Oktoberfest
Brochure promoting Ellis County as the German
capitol of Kansas
For information or registration for the Windholz Reunion
or reservations for Windholz reunion RV hookups
($15.00 per night) contact Oren Windholz at firstname.lastname@example.org
September 18, 2010
9:00 a.m. Registration in section reserved for
Windholz: name tags according to children of
Johannes and Magdalena (Pfeifer) Windholz
Meet Carlos Lohrmann and his father Adolfo Carols
Lohrmann Windholz from Buenos Aires, Argentina
10:00 a.m. Opening ceremonies of Oktoberfest
11:00 a.m. Choose from the following before or
Historic documents and photo displays and continuous
photos on PC
Computer assistance for genealogy and contact with
relatives in Germany and Russia.
Sale of hats and T-shirts
Sale of 5 books related to Windholz history and
Noon: Choicer of full German dinner buffet in
the air conditioned reserved seating or choice of
booth selections on the Fairgrounds.
Afternoon: Continuous German music including
the Wes Windholz Band and continuous availability of
food and beverages. Many outside activities
SUNDAY, September 19
10:00 a.m. Deutsche Messe
11:00 a.m. Continuation of Oktoberfest
Texas Windholz have confirmed attending. The branch of Hubert Windholz Sr (son of Andrew, Johannes II, Johannes) has confirmed that they will attend the Reunion. Four of the Five siblings reside in Texas.
California Windholz have confirmed attending. The branch of Ferdinand Windholz II (son of Ferdinand, Andrew, Johannes II, Johannes) will be coming from California.
Nevada Windholz have confirmed attending. Adam Windholz (son of Seraphin, son of Adam, son of Johannes) will be there!
Kansas Windholz have confirmed attending. The Martin branch of Johannes and Magdalena will have a good representation at the reunion. Many still live in Ellis County and attend the annual Oktoberfest events.
Illinois Windholz have confirmed attending. Jim and his wife Judy Windholz will be there. Jim is the son of Pancratius (Penny), son of Johannes A., son of Andreas, son of Johannes.
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