Married in Helba
The family emigrated to the U.S. in the summer of 1864, along with Valentin's father and stepmother. Eva Margaretha's parents had already emigrated to the U.S. They settled in Caledonia, Wisconsin.
See their emigration document written by the church in Meiningen, Saxony at the time the family left Germany. It was passed down into the Carl Ungerecht family. A copy was converted into modern German and then into English.