Peter Kocher
(1740-1803)
Anna Elisabetha George
(1741-1807)
Jacob Danner
(1755/1774-)
Elisabetha
(1755/1774-)
Simon Kocher
(1764-1833)
Maria Elisabetha Danner
(1771-1853)
Elisabetha Kocher
(1790-1861)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Andreas Knerr Jr.

Elisabetha Kocher 1

  • Born: 27 Nov 1790, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA 2
  • Christened: 25 Dec 1790, Lowhill Twp.: Lowhill Reformed Church, Lehigh, PA
  • Marriage: Andreas Knerr Jr. about 1809-1810 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA
  • Died: 18 Oct 1861, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA at age 70 2 3
  • Buried: Neffs: Neffs Union Cemetery, Lehigh, PA 3

   Another name for Elisabetha was Elisabeth Kocher.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. She has conflicting birth information of 26 Nov 1790. 3 4

2. She appeared on the census in 1860 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA. 5 The 1860 census recorded 3 Knerr families living as neighbors.

Andrew Knerr, 73, is living with his wife Elizabeth, 73. His real estate is valued at $8700 and personal estate $1350.

Next door is his son, Owen Knerr, 40, tenant farmer, with his wife Mary A., 29; William, 15; James, 13; Elizabeth, 11; Adda, 9; Asa, 5. Also in Owen's home is Alice Beck, 6, and Elizabeth Gedes, 65. Owen has no real estate and his personal estate is worth $1429.

Next to Owen is his older brother, Jonas Knerr, shoemaker, 45, living with wife Susan, 40; Catherine A., 19; Willoughby, 15; and Henry, 10. Jonas' real estate was valued at $1400 and personal estate at $305.

Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Schnecksville.


Elisabetha married Andreas Knerr Jr., son of Andreas Knerr Sr. and Catharina Elisabetha Schall, about 1809-1810 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA. (Andreas Knerr Jr. was born on 17 Feb 1787 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA,2 6 7 died on 20 Jun 1865 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA 2 7 and was buried in Neffs: Neffs Union Cemetery, Lehigh, PA 7.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com I324.

2 John Richard Knarr, Ph.D, Abraham Knoerr and Maria Eva Faess: European Roots & the New Land (Copyright 1998
John Richard Knarr, Ph.D.
P.O. Box 306
N. Manchester, IN 46962
email: jknarr@hoosierlink.net
phone: 219/982-7219; 982-2678 fax: 219/982-6129
http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/k/n/a/John-Richard-Knarr).

3 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42547483.

4
Lowhill Reformed Congregation, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, 1769-1881
(http://www.ancestry.com).

5 1860 United States Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Lowhill, Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1130; Page: 151; Image: 156; Family History Library Film: 805130.

6 Roberts, Charles Rhodes, History Of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, Volume II (Allentown, Pa., Lehigh Valley Pub. Co., 1914. 3 volumes, illustrated, maps. Prepared by a committee appointed by the Lehigh County Historical Society; chapters contributed by various writers.), http://www.pa-roots.com/~lehigh/lcgw/k/knerr.html.

7 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42547464.



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