About Baron Karl von Honl
Note: This is not the father of Emanuel Honel but an ancestor placeholder. Baron Karl von Honl, a captain fighting for the Swedish army, landed in the Bohemian Czech lands during the Thirty Years War. He stayed in Bohemia and intermarried with the Czech people. The area he settled in was Ceska Trebova. The name Honl appeared on my great grandfather's emigration papers, and was Americanized by placing an e before the l. If you know anything about Karl von Honl please contact me as we are trying to connect to him. Possibly his name was Karel or Karol, or Carl.