There was a cluster emigration from the Husum area of North Frisia, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany to the Wyoming area in Jones County, Iowa, with many of the immigrants from the village of Hattstedt. A new book about the families who were a part of that includes genealogy, description and photos of both areas, maps, emigration information, explanation of the border changes (Denmark & Germany), etc.   The Fair and Fertile Prairie, A Story of Emigration from North Frisia to Wyoming, Iowa is available.  Hardcopies are available for $24  + $4 postage if mailed; DVDs are ready for $10 + $2 postage; or e-mailed for $8.

Contact  for books, also at Wyoming Historical Museum in downtown Wyoming IA 52362, phone 563 488-3804.

1_Cover 2_InsideCover