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Knecht, Christian-Salome Mathis,Fran.>MI
Posted by: Rita M Knecht Date: March 09, 1999 at 11:19:41
In Reply to: Knecht, Christian 1806 by Lavonne Roark of 345

Christian Knecht was b. 11 Jan 1807, Schweighausen, Haguenau, Bas Rhin, France to Johann Georg & Margreda (Wolff) Knecht. He m. 23 Jan 1843, same loc. to Salome Mathis, dau of Frederic & Anna Marie (Trochler) Mathis. Christian & Salome immig. Sept 1852 to Amboy Twp, Hillsdale Co, MI. Christian d. 6 Mar 1884, Gallatin, Daviess Co, MO. Salome d. 16 Mar 1893 & is bur. in Noble Twp, Branch Co, MI. Their children were:

Christian Jr. b. 20 Jan 1844, d. 22 Jun 1921, m. Madeleine Wantzig 1 Jul 1866.

Frederic b. 29 Jun 1845, d. 5 Jan 1924, m. Anna Sophia Fatzinger (Fossinger) 10 Sep 1868.

Philippe A. b. 28 Jun 1848, d. 16 Jul 1931, m. Sarah Lett 24 Dec 1871.

George b. 15 Jun 1850, d. 12 Dec 1923, m. Mary Josephine Glover 7 Dec 1878.

Madeleine (Magdalena b. 5 May 1852, d. 1936, m. 1sr Andrew Hoard, 6 Mar 1873, and 2nd George Burt, 2 Apr 1908.

Matilda b. 6 Sep 1854, d. 24 Feb 1936, m. John Wesley Delcamp 11 Apr 1876.

Charles W. b. 24 Nov 1856, d.?, m. Lucina May Fatzinger (Fossinger) 16 Oct 1881.

Caroline b. 15 Dec 1862, d. 13 Dec 1901, m. Philippe Knecht (a cousin) 3 Jul 1881.

All except Magdalena's family moved to Daviess Co., Mo by 1880. George and Matilda moved back to OH and Philip moved back to MI. Christian Jr. and Caroline moved to KS. Frederic remained in Daviess Co. and Charles moved to Benton Co., MO.


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