Andreas Faess
(Abt 1668-1743)
Anna Eichenberger
(Abt 1690-1765)
Abraham Knerr Sr.
Maria Eva Faess
Catherina Barbara Knerr


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1. J. Jacob Horner

Catherina Barbara Knerr 1 2

  • Born: 30 Aug 1744, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA
  • Marriage (1): J. Jacob Horner about 1761 in , Lehigh, PA
  • Died: 17 Feb 1803, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA at age 58
  • Buried: Lowhill Twp.: Lowhill Church Cemetery, Lehigh, PA

   Another name for Catherina was Catharine Barbara Knerr.

   FamilySearch ID: L4TJ-3TM.

  Christening Notes:

Sponsors: Christopher Stettler & wife Caharina: Barbara Obel

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Book: Anniversary History of Lehigh County, Vol. II, 1914. 3
Catharine Barbara Knerr, eldest daughter of Abraham, Sr., was born Aug. 30, 1744, and died Feb. 17, 1803. She married Jacob Homer, justice of the peace of Lowhill Township, who was born Nov. 27, 1736, and died Dec. 22, 1808. They are buried at Lowhill Church. They had five sons: Jacob, Abraham, John, Michael, and Andrew, and four daughters.

Catherina married J. Jacob Horner about 1761 in , Lehigh, PA. (J. Jacob Horner was born on 27 Nov 1736, died on 22 Dec 1808 and was buried in Lowhill Twp.: Lowhill Church Cemetery, Lehigh, PA.)


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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
phone: 219/982-7219; 982-2678 fax: 219/982-6129

3 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.).

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