Gottfried Knause

Male 1707 - 1777  (69 years)


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  • Name Gottfried Knause  [1
    Born 15 Nov 1707  Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1777  Schoenersville, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • After his marriage to Anna Eva, they settled in Whitehall,PA in 1745. He was Constable in 1753 and was naturalized in 1755. After the death of his wife, Anna Eva, he married the widow of John R. Benax, Regina Louisa. They were members of the Zion Reformed Church and Gottfried was buried on his farm at Schoenersville, today Schoenersville is next to the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Airport, bordering Northampton County.
    Person ID I552  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Johann Ludwig Knauss,   c. 29 Mar 1685, Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1746, Whitmarsh, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Anna Margaret Gorlach,   b. 23 Nov 1687, Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Whitmarsh, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Feb 1706/1707  Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Eva,   d. 1758, Whitehall, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1741  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Daniel Knause,   b. Abt 1738,   d. Bef 1779  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +2. Gottfried Knause, Jr.,   b. 15 Jan 1742, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1806, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Frances Knause,   b. Abt 1744
     4. Conrad Knause,   b. Abt 1746
     5. Henry Knause,   b. Abt 1747
     6. Paul Knause,   b. 13 Apr 1747, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. George Frederick Knause,   b. 12 Oct 1748,   d. 11 Dec 1817, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     8. David Knause,   b. Abt 1749
     9. Eva Catherine Knauss,   b. 15 Aug 1750, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1818, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     10. Julia Knause,   b. Abt 1755
    Family ID F2404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Nov 1707 - Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1741 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1777 - Schoenersville, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S46] King-Knauss, Genealogy, Wilbur L. King, (Bethlehem,PA, 1930).