The following data come all from the baptisms, trust and SterbebĂchern of the Protestant-reformed Marienkirche. The data of Anna Dorothea summer are registered in the KirchenbĂchern of the Protestant-lutherischen Johannes church.

Karl Friedrich Ludwig Meerbott known as Ludwig in US,
born 15.9.1867 in Hanau
The son of Johann Karl Meerbott (born * 6.7.1836 died approx. 1895 was Gold worker, Taxator)and Elise Collier (born * 7.6.1838 died approx 1904/0905) Johann Karl and Elise were married 15.12.1861.

Johann Karl and Elise had the following children in addition to Ludwig:
Marie Charlotte Johanne Katharine * 18.2.1862
(Sohn) * + 16.3.1864
Heinrich Philipp Johann Georg * 16.1.1866 + 16.2.1866
Franz Peter * 15.6.1871
Johann Heinrich August * 19.5.1874 + 14.10.1874
Anna Margarethe * 17.7.1876 + 7.8.1877
Anna Helene Elisabeth * 21.10.1880.

Parents of Johann Karl, grandparents of Ludwig
Johannes Meerbott, Taglöhner, Schuhmacher (Shoemaker)
* 30.4.1802 (born)
+ 24.4.1868 (died)
Heirat 10.11.1833 (Marriage)
Elisabeth Katharina Schwarz
* 19.9.1808
+ 28.10.1875

Parents of Johannes Meerbott, grandparents of Johan karl, Great-Grandparents or Ludwig
Johann (auch: Georg) Konrad Meerbott, Fuhrmann (carter)
* 1.8.1766
+ 23.12.1834
Heirat 17.6.1793 (marriage)
Anna Gertraud (Gertrud) Rhein
* 31.7.1763 Waechtersbach
+ 14.3.1839

generation before: Johann Konrad's parents:
Heinrich Meerbott, FeldschĂĽtze, Fuhrmann
* 1.9.1738
+ 23.2.1810
Heirat 29.3.1764
Anna (Johanna) Dorothea Sommer
* 9.9.1742
+ 12.7.1827

Generation back: Heinrich Meerbott's parents
Johann Peter Meerbott, FeldschĂĽtze, Fuhrmann
* ca. 1708
+ 26.5.1764
Heirat 29.7.1734
Anna Elisabetha Vollert
* ca. 1712 [Langendiebach]
+ 24.3.1789

Father of Johann Peter Meerbott:
Wilhelm Meerbott, Fuhrmann
* ca. 1658
beerdigt 29.11.1720 (Buries)
Heirat vor 1688. (marriage before)