Andreas Knerr Sr.
Catharina Elisabetha Schall
John Horn
Elizabeth Hertz
David Knerr
Sarah Horn
Moses Knerr


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Moses Knerr 1 2

  • Born: 15 Nov 1830, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Amanda Clauss
  • Died: 3 Nov 1912, Allentown, Lehigh, PA at age 81 2

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  Noted events in his life were:

1. Book: 1914. 2
Moses Knerr was born Nov. 15, 1830, on the old homestead in Lowhill, which he farmed until 1902, when he removed to Allentown. He was an elder of the Morgenland Reformed Church and in politics a Democrat. He died in 1913. He married Amanda Clauss and had 13 children, of whom two, John A. and Edwin M. are deceased. The eleven living children are: Granville D., a tailor, of Allentown, who married (first) Jane Hoffman, and (second) Laura Masters, and has children: Willis, Mamie, Stella, and Russell; Alexander D.; Tilghman T. of Philadelphia. for 25 years a clerk with the Lehigh Vally R.R. Co.; George F.; Harry O.; Cora A.; Emma S. J.; Louisa M.; Lizzie M.; Ella E.; Anna A.

Moses married Amanda Clauss. (Amanda Clauss was born about 1837 in , , PA 4.)


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2 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.).

3 Hinke, Wm. J. (Vol. 1) /// Transcribed by Rev. A.S. Leiby, Pen Argyl, PA (Vol. 2), Zion Reformed Church Records, Allentown Lehigh Co., PA (1938, Allentown, PA).

4 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lehigh County, Lowhill Township, Page 21.

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