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There are actually a bunch of hits on Ancestry for Claus Hinrich
Schütt. I have attached a Census
record and a baptism record that might help. I tried looking
for Emma's birth or baptism record but could not find anything
I haven’t access to Ancestry thanks to my local LDS library
closing in March because of the Wuhan virus.
going through some German BDM certificates that I had stored
on a thumb-drive. One of them is a 1941 Hamburg death
certificate for Emma Margaretha Maria geb. Schütt who was
born in 1865 in Hinschenfelde (Hamburg-Wandsbek). The death
certificate lists her parents as being
wohnhaft in Hamburg”.
If Emma was
born in 1865, then her father Claus is likely to have been
born between 1820 and 1845, and I have a Claus Hinrich
Schmidt born ca. 1827 according to the 1835 and 1840 census
of the parish of Zarpen near Lübeck.
who has access to Ancestry please have a look and see if
there is a death recorded post-1865 in Hamburg for Claus
Hinrich Schütt? I’m particularly interested in his age and