Family Histories

Please note: The genealogical information provided on the website is the only information that we have available.  It is not our intentions to provide family trees. For information available to research your family please consult:, German Genealogical Group, and/or  We are seeking data in reference to the first and second generations of those who resided in Fosters Meadow - please contact us if you would like to contribute your German-American family legacy, traditions, and memories.


Please be aware that the table of family names below is being phased out in favor of a dedicated page for Family Histories that will include placeholders for even more names.  Please click on the Family Histories tab above (to the left of Houses of Worship) to access the new page.

Family Memories

Family Names    
Herman Reisert  Schmitt 

Remember When ... Articles Looking Back In Time

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Argo Village Remembered

1930s Fosters Meadow - two pages from St. Boniface RC Parish News

Rottkamp's Often Meet (2 pages)

A 151 -Year- Old Story Of Farming and Family

An Alumna's School Memories

Nassau Daily Review-Star Wednesday July 28, 1948

LI Herald - Bauer descendent unravels connection to local church. September 20, 2018