Hrastovac - Eichendorf

Village Coordinator 

Rosina T. Schmidt

All material 2002-present,
Rosina T. Schmidt,
  unless otherwise noted.

 

 

Swabian-Turkey

Swabian_Turkey_History

Hungarian Lutheran digitalized Church Books: http://www.oskereso.hu/

Swabian_Turkey_Records_and_References

Swabian_Turkey_Research by Wally Schlegel

Swabian_Turkey_German-localities
 
Ellis-Island-Records by Susan Koller

Tolna-County

Baranya-County

Somogy-County

Deportation_from_Swabian_Turkey by Heinrich Keri

Photos of old Danube Swabian gravestones and war memorials - by Uwe Weing: -please copy and paste into your browser-

Kaposszekcsö: weing.de/u2013/ats00000.htm
Törökkoppany: weing.de/u2013/ats00010.htm
Somogydöröcske: weing.de/u2013/ats00012.htm
Somogyszil: weing.de/u2013/ats00018.htm
Gadacs: weing.de/u2013/ats00026.htm
Belecska: weing.de/u2013/ats00029.htm
Keszöhidegkut: weing.de/u2013/ats00036.htm
Gyönk: weing.de/u2013/ats00040.htm
Sersekszölös: weing.de/u2013/ats00059.htm
Ecseny: weing.de/u2013/ats00061.htm
Szabadi: weing.de/u2013/ats00070.htm
Janosmajor: weing.de/u2013/ats00071.htm
Varsad: weing.de/u2013/ats00074.htm
Udvari: weing.de/u2013/ats00088.htm
Kalazno: weing.de/u2013/ats00092.htm
Murga: weing.de/u2013/ats00097.htm
Kety: weing.de/u2013/ats00104.htm
Nagyszekely: weing.de/u2013/ats00105.htm

On some of the toomb stones wheeping willows or roses are carved in. As per Henry Fischer it is a reference to the Tree of Life in the Book of Revelations. It was usually a sign that they were pietists. The flower on some of the stones is the Luther Rose.