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Hannover was a Prussian province in the northwest area of Germany. The Netherlands and < a href="https://www.cyndislist.com/germany/states/oldenburg/">Oldenburg were to the west, the north was bounded by the North Sea and Schleswig-Holstein, the eastern border was shared with Mecklenburg-Schwerin, the provinces of Sachsen and Brandenburg. To the south were Westfalen and Lippe. Today this is primarily part of the modern German state of Niedersachsen. Learn more: FamilySearch Wiki - Hanover and GenWiki - Hannover
Information provided by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG® of Lind Street Research.