THE SCHWERTFEGER / SCHWERT FAMILY:

Historische Gebäude und Orte in Westpreußen:
Buildings and Sites in
West Prussia of
Interest to the Family's History




Czerbienczin, Poland  (formerly Czerbienczin = Szczerbiecin = Scherpingen, West Prussia):
Czerbienczin -   We believe that in 1824 Carl Schwertfeger was born in Czerbienczin. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Czerbienczin -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Czerbienczin -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Czerbienczin -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).

Godziszewo, Poland
 (formerly Gardschau, West Prussia):
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   The Catholic church at Gadziszewo (Gardschau) was central to the lives of the Schwertfeger family. The baptismal records for most of the children of Carl and Veronica (née Modrzejewska) Schwertfeger are from this church. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church, Godziszewo -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).

Gołębiewo-Średnie, Poland
 (formerly Mittel-Golmkau, West Prussia):
Gołębiewo-Średnie -   Village sign. In 1830, Veronica (née Modrzejewska) Schwertfeger, who later became the wife of Carl Schwertfeger, was born in Gołębiewo-Średnie. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Gołębiewo-Średnie -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Gołębiewo-Średnie -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Gołębiewo-Średnie -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).

Kłodawa Gdańska, Poland
 (formerly Kladau bei Danzig, West Prussia):
Countryside near Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   This ledgers of this church include a number of record for the Schwertfeger family. Included is the marriage in 1878 of Franz Carl Schwertfeger and Julianna Catharina Schlia. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Roman Catholic Church (St. Jakuba), Kłodawa -   (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2008).
Evangelical Church, Kłodawa -   Damaged at the close of World War II and used now as a residence. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).

Łaguszewo, Poland
 (formerly Lagschau, West Prussia):
Łaguszewo -   Village sign. Carl and Veronica (née Modrzejewska) Schwertfeger and their family emigrated from Lagschau (now Łaguszewo) in the 1880's. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Chapel. Old wayside shrine about 300 m from Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old wayside shrine about 300 m from Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Road leading out of Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Small river in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old buildings in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau), after Communists established a state agricultural farm. Note the stork's nest. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old buildings in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Remnant of the old manor house in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Remnant of the old manor house in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Restored forester's lodge in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau), built prior to World War II. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old buildings in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old buildings in Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). Note the stork's nest. (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Landscape near Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Landscape near Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Łaguszewo -   Old road from Kaczki (= Katzke) to Łaguszewo (= Lagschau). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).

Sobowidz, Poland
 (formerly Sobbowitz, West Prussia):
Sobowidz -   Road into Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Roman Catholic church at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Roman Catholic church at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Post-World War II Roman Catholic cemetery at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Post-World War II Roman Catholic cemetery at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Entrance to old evangelische (= Lutheran) cemetery at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz), destroyed almost completely by Soviet Army in 1945. (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Old evangelsiche (= Lutheran) cemetery at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz), destroyed almost completely by Soviet Army in 1945. (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Sobowidz -   Public housing at Sobowidz (= Sobbowitz). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).

Trąbki Wielkie, Poland
 (formerly Groß Trampken, West Prussia):
Trąbki Wielkie -   Road into Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Stations of the Cross outside of Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Inside the Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Inside the Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Inside the Roman Catholic church at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Jerzy Bilski, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Cemetery at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).
Trąbki Wielkie -   Cemetery at Trąbki Wielkie (= Groß Trampken). (Photo by Piotr Safader, 2007).


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