Name: Wilhelm Ellermann
Birth: ABT 1580 1
Death: in (Drohne 41, Westphalia, Germany)
His wife was heir to the farm, and in accordance with regional custom, he adopted her surname at the time of their marriage.
Kai Ole Koop, in his “Das Dorf Drohne” (Rahden, 2013), asserts that he was from farm number 2 in Welplage, Hannover, Germany, but he cites no documentary evidence.
Christine Lange b: ABT 1580 in Drohne (41), Westphalia, Germany
in Dielingen, Westphalia, Germany 1
- Gesche Lange b: ABT 1605 in Drohne (41), Westphalia, Germany
- Adelheit Lange b: ABT 1625 in Drohne (41), Westphalia, Germany
- Title: Genealogie oder Beschreibung sämtlicher eigenbehöriger Leute und Stellen 1658-1669 (State Archive Hannover: Hann. 74 Diepholz 1363)
Publication: a volume of detailed multi-generation ancestries prepared in 1667-68 by the administrators of Amt Lemförde