|Asa Geddes Knerr
Asa Geddes Knerr 1
- Born: 16 Apr 1855, Weidasville, Lehigh, PA
- Died: 7 Jan 1934, Macungie Twp., Lehigh, PA at age 78
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA. 2 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.
1860 United States Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Lowhill, Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1130; Page: 151; Image: 156; Family History Library Film: 805130.