|Reverend Georg Knerr
Reverend Georg Knerr
- Born: 23 Jun 1818 1
- Christened: 19 Jul 1818, Rebuck: Himmel's Church, Northumberland, PA 1
Another name for Georg was George Knerr.2
Noted events in his life were:
1. Book: Anniversary History of Lehigh County, Volume II, 1914. 2
Rev. George Knerr, was born June 23, 1818. He married, Feb. 6, 1838, and had 10 children: Rev. Isaiah E. Knerr, born Nov. 28, 1838, married, Feb. 11, 1860, and had five children; Rev. Josiah K. Knerr, born Dec. 10, 1840, had five children; Levina, born Sept. 30, 1842; Rachel, born Oct. 1, 1844; William H„ born Dec. 11, 1846; Henry A., born July 5, 1848; Emma, born Sept. 3, 1852; Alice, born March 1, 1857; Jane R„ born Oct. 17, 1859; Charles B„ born Oct. 17, 1863.
Rev. George Knerr and his sons, Isaiah E. and Josiah K., and his grandson, George, a son of Rev. Isaiah E., became ministers of the United Evangelical Church, and the Evangelical Association, and jointly served actively in the ministry for more than 140 years.
Himmel's Church Baptismal Records (http://files.usgwarchives.net/pa/northumberland/church/himmbapt.txt).
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.).