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KNOLL

KNOLL, Herman Wilhelm
BORN: Feb 22, 1842, Westrum (parish in Herzlake)
DIED: Mar 22, 1839, Marshall County, IA
PARENTS: Johan Herman KNOLL
Maria Agnes ROLVES
EMIGRATION: 1854 - arrived New Orleans Jun 1, 1854 on the ship Ernestine
KNOLL, Joh Hinrick, 44, tailor Hannover to St Louis
Agnes 47, Johann Bernhard 17, Herm Jos 14, Herm Wm 12, Maria Helena 9, Joh Hermann 4
MARRIED: Helena Adelheid REMKER her entry
married: Oct 1867, Menominee, Jo Daviess County, IL
CHILDREN: Mary Gertrude KNOLL born 1869, IA
Agnes Christine KNOLL born 1870, IA
Herman Bernard KNOLL born 1871, IA
William Bernard KNOLL born 1873, Jo Daviess County, IL
Bernard J KNOLL born 1876, Jo Daviess County, IL
Helena KNOLL born 1877, Jo Daviess County, IL
Joseph Sylvester KNOLL born 1879, Jo Daviess County, IL
Gerhard Henry KNOLL born 1882, Jo Daviess County, IL
Kanterine Anna KNOLL born 1883, Jo Daviess County, IL
Rose Anna KNOLL born 1887, Jo Daviess County, IL
NOTES: 1880 IL census, Jo Daviess County, Menominee Twp
KNOLL, William, 38, Germany, farmer
Ellen Adide 32, Germany
Mary 11, born IL
Agnes 10, Harman B 8, both born IA
William 6, Bernard 4, Joseph 1, all born IL
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm (davehalm@netins.net) who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES: Herman Wilhelm's date of birth and his parents' names were stated in Dave Halm's World Connect database. A sibling's birth/baptism entry had already been found in Herzlake parish records so that parish was checked again and an entry found there also for Herman Wilhelm. Information about death, marriage and children was all from Dave Halm's WorldConnect database.

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KNOLL, Johan Bernard
BORN: Jun 23, 1837, Westrum (parish in Herzlake)
DIED: Jan 6, 1926, Haverhill, IA
PARENTS: Johan Herman KNOLL
Mary Agnes ROLVES
EMIGRATION: in 1854, at age 17 - arrived New Orleans Jun 1, 1854 on ship Ernestine
KNOLL, Joh Hinrick, 44, tailor Hannover to St Louis, with Agnes 47, Johann Bernhard 17, Herm Jos 14, Herm Wm 10/12, Maria Helena 9, Joh Hermann 4
MARRIED: Caroline Gesina ALBERS her entry
marriage: 1862 Jo Daviess County, IL
CHILDREN: Herman KNOLL born ca 1863-64, IL
Clemence H KNOLLborn 1865, IL
Mary Helena KNOLL born 1867, Menominee, IL
Mary Anna KNOLL born 1869, Menominee, IL, m. HOLDGRAFER
Mary Agnes KNOLL born 1871, Menominee, IL, m. LANG
Bd Jos KNOLL born 1873, Menominee, IL
Marg Cath KNOLL born 1874, Menominee, IL
Wm H Knoll born 1878, Menominee, IL
NOTES: Group photo including Johan Bernard KNOLL
brief biographical sketch
1870 IL census, Jo Daviess Co, Menominee
KNOHL, John 33, farmer from Prussia
Caroline 30, Herman 6 born IL, Clements 5, ? 4, Mary? 1
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm (davehalm@netins.net) who has this emigrant on his online WorldConnect database
SOURCES: Most of the information for this emigrant was taken from Dave Halm's online WorldConnect database. Johan Bernard's birth information is from his baptismal entry in the Herzlake parish records. Emigration information is from the ship's passenger list on microfilm.

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KNOLL, Johann Bernard Theodore
BORN: Oct 12, 1844, Klein Berssen
DIED: in St Louis, MO, buried May 10, 1930, age 85, in Calvary Cemetery
PARENTS: Lambert KNOLL
Anna Maria KERSEN (KERZEN)
EMIGRATION: before 1866
Osnabrueck emigration index, Klein Berssen - Johan Bernard Knoll born Oct 12, 1844 emigrated before 1866
MARRIED: Clara Maria STRUPE born ca 1853 in Wellingholthausen, died 1928
marriage: Nov 28, 1871, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Mary KNOLL born ca 1873, MO
John KNOLL born ca 1875, MO
Katie KNOLL born ca 1877, MO
Annie KNOLL born ca 1879, MO
NOTES: 1880 MO census, St Louis
Barney KNOLL 36, Germany, works in horse collar factory
Mary 27, Germany
Mary 7, John 5, Katie 3, Annie 11 mo, all born in MO
SOURCES: Johan Bernard's parents' names and his date of birth were on his marriage record at St Mary of Victories parish. His date of birth was also on an emigration entry for him which supplied his probable place of birth. Klein Berssen parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/baptism entry found for him there.

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KNOLL, Johann Gerhard
BORN: Apr 5, 1824, Wiste (parish in Werlte)
PARENTS: Johan Albert KNOLL
Thecla KOHNEN
EMIGRATION: by 1852
MARRIED: Maria Gesina BRUNS her entry
marriage: Aug 24, 1852, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Maria Helena Angela KNOLL born 1853, St. Louis, MO; died 1854
Johan Albert KNOLL born 1855, St. Louis, MO; died Mar 1860
Bernard KNOLL (twin) born 1857, St. Louis, MO,
Carl Bernhard KNOLL (twin) born 1857, St. Louis, MO
NOTES: 1860 MO census, St Louis
KENOLL, John 34, Hannover, laborer
Mary 36, Hannover
Charles 2, MO
SOURCES:

Johan Gerhard's approximate year of birth was known from the 1860 census. His parents were named on his marriage record at St Joseph parish and they were known to have been living in Werlte in the 1820s so that parish's records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for him. Information about his children was from St Joseph parish records.

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KNOLL, Johan Herman
BORN: Nov 17, 1809 Westerlohmuehlen (parish in Haseluenne)
DIED: 1898 in Haverhill, Marshall County, IA
PARENTS: Herman Joseph KNOLLE
Maria Helena DIEK (DIEKER)
EMIGRATION: 1854 - arrived New Orleans Jun 1, 1854 on the ship Ernestine
KNOLL, Joh Hinrick, 44, tailor Hannover to St Louis
with Agnes 47, Johann Bernhard 17, Herm Jos 14, Herm Wm 12, Maria Helena 9, Joh Hermann 4
MARRIED: Agnes ROLVES her entry, widow of H H WILMES
marriage: Sep 6, 1836 Herzlake
CHILDREN: Joh Bd KNOLL born Jun 23, 1837, Westrum, Herzlake m. Car ALBERS
Herman Jos KNOLL born Oct 8, 1839 Westrum, Herzlake
Hm Wm KNOLL born Feb 25, 1842 Westrum, Herzlake m. Hel REMKER
Mary Helen KNOLL born 1845, Hannover m. Sylvester LANG
Joh Herman KNOLL born 1849 Hannover, m. Josephine LANG
NOTES: 1860 IL census, Menominee
John H KNOLL 51 farmer, Hannover
Agnes 54, Hannover
John B 23, William 19, Mary 15, Herman 10 all born in Hannover
YAUSER, John from Holland, farm hand
  1870 IL census, Jo Daviess County, Menominee
KNOLL, Herman J, 60, Tailor from Prussia
with Agnes 63, Prussia, and
KNOLL, Henry 52, farmer from Prussia, Mary 46, Prussia
ch, all born IL and presumably the children of Henry and Mary:
Clement 20, Kate 18, Henry 16, Bennet 13, Herman 11, Jacob 9
BUDDEN, Barney 20 farm hand born Il
Mary BUDDEN, dom Servent
  1880 IL census, Jo Davies County, Menominee
KNOLL, Harmon, 71, IL [wrong], Saloon keeper
Agnes, 74, IL [wrong]
next household:
Harmon 30, Hannover, farmer
Josephine 28, IL
Joseph 6, Bernard 4, both born IL
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Herman's age and the name of his wife were noted on the passenger list of the ship Ernestina. The baptismal records of his three oldest children traveling with them on the same ship had been found in Herzlake parish. Herman's marriage record at that same parish noted his age, his parents' names and their place of residence enabling his baptismal record at Haseluenne parish to be identified. Herman's death information was taken from the WCdb of Dave Halm.

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KNOLL, Maria Elisabeth
BORN: Mar 14, 1831 Klein Berssen
PARENTS: Oldig KNOLL
Maria Adelheid OSTERMAN
EMIGRATION: by 1854
MARRIED: Gerhard H LUEPKEN born 1833 Ehren, Loeningen
marriage: Jan 10, 1854, St. Libory, St Clair County, IL
CHILDREN: Maria Margaretha LUEPKEN born 1854, IL
Hch Hm Ant LUEPKEN born 1857, IL
NOTES: possibly but surname spelled wrong and child's name wrong
1860 IL census, St Clair County, Fayetteville
LUCKE, Gerhard 24, Hannover, farm laborer
Mary 29, Hannover
Wm 2, IL
SOURCES:

All information about Maria Elisabeth was taken from Dr. Heinz Marxkors' book Emigrants from the area of the former County of Meppen. . . Hannover, emigrated to St. Libory, St. Clair County, IL.

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KNOLL, Maria Helena
BORN: Apr 26, 1813, Westerloh (parish in Haseluenne)
PARENTS: Johan Bernard KNOLL
Maria Adelheid FRERKES
EMIGRATION: by 1841
MARRIED: Johan Gerhard BRINKER
marriage: Apr 18, 1841, St. Louis, MO
SOURCES: Maria Helena's parents' names and her age were on her marriage record at the Old Cathedral. A couple with her parents' surnames were known to have been living in Haseluenne parish about that time so that parish's records were checked and a corresponding baptismal entry was found there for Maria Helena.

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KNUE

KNUE, Bernard Anton
BORN: Dec 28, 1866, Bueckelte (parish in Bokeloh)
PARENTS: Gerhard KNUE
Helena Christina FEHR
EMIGRATION: 1892 - arrived Baltimore Oct 1, 1892 on the ship Gera
KNUE, Helena, 65, Bokov to IL
Henry 30, Bernard A 26
MARRIED: (1) Mathilda PEEK
marriage: Nov 23, 1897, Clinton County, IL
(2) Mary K OLLIGES
marriage: Jan 16, 1906, Clinton County, IL
CHILDREN: John KNUE born 1898, IL
Frances KNUE born 1901, IL
Helena H KNUE born 1907, IL
Henrietta K KNUE born 1908, IL
NOTES: 1900 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown
KNUE, Benhard, Dec 1867, Germany, marr 2 yrs, emgr 1892
Matilda, 22, IL, 1 of 1 child living
John, 1, IL
they were living nextdoor to John Peek born 1836 and his wife
1910 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown
KNUE, Bernard A 42, Germany, 2nd marriage, 4 years
Mary K 27, IL, 1st marr, 2 of 4 children living
Frances A 9, Helena H 3, Henrietta K 1 11/12
listed just before the SCHLAUTMAN coulple, both born IL
SOURCES:

Bernard A's month and year of birth were noted on the 1900 census. His place of birth and parents' names were noted on his marriage records at St Boniface parish. Bokeloh parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Bernard Anton one year earlier than the birth year on the census.

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KNUE, Gerhard Heinrich
BORN: Dec 6, 1861, Bueckelte (parish in Bokeloh)
PARENTS: John Gerhard KNUE
Helena Christina FEHR
EMIGRATION: 1892 - arrived Baltimore Oct 1, 1892 on the ship Gera
KNUE, Helena, 65, Bokov to IL
Henry 30, Bernard A 26
MARRIED: M Katherine SCHLAUTMANN
marriage: Oct 9, 1894, Clinton County, IL, St Boniface
CHILDREN: Elizabeth P KNUE born 1898, IL
Gerhard W KNUE born 1899, IL
Joseph KNUE born 1902, IL
Herman B KNUE born 1907, IL
NOTES: 1910 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown village
KNUE, Henry 48, Germany, marr 15 years
Katherine 37, IL, 4 of 6 children living
Elizabeth P 12, Gerhard W 11, Joseph 8, Herman B 3, all born in IL
SOURCES:

Henry's approximate year of birth was known from the 1910 census. His parents' names and place of birth were on his marriage record at St Boniface parish. Bokeloh parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Gerhard Heinrich.

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KNUEVEN - KNUEVEN/HILLEN (see also HILLEN)

KNUEVEN gen HILLEN, Gerhard Herman
BORN: Jan 15, 1787, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
DIED: Apr 30, 1853, buried May 2, Westphalia, Osage County, MO
PARENTS: Albert Herman SCHMAES edictus KNUEVEN
Euphemia Catharina FIEKERS
EMIGRATION: 1837 - with wife and 2 youngest children
arrived New Orleans Jan 10, 1838 on the ship Cumberland:
Gerd Harm HILLE 50, Adelheid 45, Bernd H 14, Herm Heinr 14
MARRIED: Euphemia Adelheid HILLEN her entry
marriage: Nov 14, 1815, Schepsdorf
CHILDREN: Gerhard Johan KNUEVEN gen. HILLEN born 1817, Lohne
Bernard Heinr KNUEVEN gen HILLEN born 1822, Lohne
Herman Heinrich KNUEVEN gen HILLEN born 1825, Lohne
(children listed under name HILLEN)
NOTES: 1839 Father Helias Status Animarum - for Westphalia
Herardus Hermanus HILLEN 46
Adelaida , his wfe, 43
Joannes 21, Bernardus 16, Hermanus 14
and living with them was Wm CAMUS, 18
1850 MO census, Osage County, Washington twp
George M HALL 66, Germany
Aupimmmia 60, Germany
Herman 23, Bernhart 26, both born Germany
SOURCES: Some details for members of this family were found in Margaret Gentges' books on immigrants to Osage County, MO. All the information mentioned above including the year of emigration  (1837) was taken from Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. More specific emigration information was from the passenger list of the ship Cumberland on microfilm.

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KNUEVEN, Johan Bernard
BORN: in Klosterholte, baptized Dec 20, 1818, Haseluenne
DIED: Nov 19, 1886, Ottawa Twp, Putnam County, OH, buried St John's Cemetery, Glandorf
PARENTS: Johan Bernard Eilard KNUEVEN
Catharina Angela ARLING
EMIGRATION: 1839
MARRIED: Anna Maria HUEVE born 1825, Ostendorf, Berghorst
marriage: Oct 30, 1845, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH
CHILDREN: Joseph KNUEVEN born 1858, OH
August KNUEVEN born 1862, OH
Dena KNUEVEN born 1864, OH
Theodore KNUEVEN born 1866, OH
NOTES: 1880 OH census, Putnam County, Ottawa Twp
KNUEVEN, Bernard 60, Hannover, farmer
Mary 54, Prussia
Joseph 22, August 18, Dena 16, Theodore 14, all born OH
RESEARCH: Family website - Family History of the Lucke and Meyer families in Putnam County, OH (which includes a photo of Johan Bernard and his wife) http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/
~jlucke/Lucke_Meyer/p33.htm#i2639
SOURCES:

All information about Johan Bernard was taken from the above-noted family website with birth information from Haseluenne parish records.

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KNUEVEN, Johan Herman
BORN: Nov 24, 1798, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
DIED: Oct 7, 1875, Westphalia, Osage County, MO
PARENTS: Albert Herman KNUEVEN
Catharina FIEKERS
EMIGRATION: 1837 - arrived New Orleans Jan 10, 1838 on the ship Cumberland:
Joh Harm KNUEVEN 38 from Lohne to Misoury, listed just before Maria A REHLING 28
MARRIED: Maria Adeleid REHLING her entry
CHILDREN: Gerhard Herman KNUEVEN born 1839, MO
Bernhard Wilhelm KNUEVEN born 1842
Catharine KNUEVEN born 1844, MO
Maria Adelheid KNUEVEN born 1847, MO
Infant born 1KNUEVEN 851, MO
NOTES: 1839  Father Helias census - Westphalia, MO:
Joannes Hermanus KNUVE, farmer 40
Maria Adelaida, his wife 28
Gerardaus Hermanus 1
1850 MO census, Osage County
Herman Knuve 56, Germany
Mary A 40, Herman 12, William 9, Catharine 7
(all born Germany according to the census)
SOURCES: The presence of Johan Herman and his wife in MO was known from entries for their children in Margaret Gentges' book Births and Baptisms in Osage County, Missouri... of Immigrant Families which also notes that the children were baptized at St. Joseph's parish in Westphalia, MO. An entry was found for him in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which included his date and place of birth and of death, his parents' names, wife's name and year of emigration. More specific emigration information was from the passenger list of the Cumberland.

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KNUEVEN, Maria Angela
BORN: Feb 27, 1829 Klosterholte (parish in Bokeloh)
PARENTS: Johan Bernard KNIEWEN
Catharine Angela ARLING
EMIGRATION: 1845 - arrived New Orleans Jan 3, 1846 on the ship Mata
Maria Anna KNUEFER 23, from Kingdom of Hannover
Catharine 59, Maria Engel 16
MARRIED: Herman Gerhard LINDEMAN
marriage: Feb 12, 1850, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Herman LINDEMANN born 1846, St. Louis, MO
Margaret LINDEMANN born 1850, St. Louis, MO
Catharine Angela LINDEMAN born 1853, St. Louis, MO
Johan Jacob LINDEMAN born 1854, St. Louis, MO
NOTES: 1836 Haverbeck, Bokeloh census
Maria Engel KNUEVEN widow
Johan Bernhard 17, Maria Anna 14, Christian 11, Maria Engel 7
SOURCES: Maria Angela's parents' names were on her marriage record at St Joseph parish. Her approximate year of birth was known from the passenger list of the ship Mata and her probable place of birth known from an entry for her family in 1836 Haverbeck, Bokeloh census. Bokeloh parish records were checked and a corresponding entry found there for Maria Angela. The chidlren were baptized at St Joseph parish.

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KNUEVE, Maria Theresa
BORN: Sep 21, 1832, Klosterholte (parish in Bokeloh)
PARENTS: Ludwig Hubert KNUEVEN
Maria Elisabeth WEWERING (MEVERING on marriage)
EMIGRATION: by 1854
MARRIED: Heinrich TILLMAN
marriage: Mar 10, 1855, St. Louis, MO
1836 Haverbeck, Bokeloh census
Ludwig KNUEVEN, 53, Heuerman,
Maria Elisabeth 43, Maria Engel 18, Anna Helena 16, Anna Maria Theresa 3 1/2, Elisabeth 3/4
SOURCES: Maria Theresa's parents names were on her marriage record at St Joseph parish. This allowed the family to be identified on 1836 Haverbeck census and her approximate year of birth was known from that document. Bokeloh parish records were checked and a corresponding entry found there for Anna Maria Theresa.

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KNUST

KNUST, Gerhard Heinrich Anton
BORN: Sep 4 1806, Lengerich
PARENTS: Lucas Johann KNUEST
Maria Elisabeth DETERMAN
EMIGRATION: 1837 - arriving NY Jun 29, 1837 on the ship Maria Brandt
Anton Knus(t) 29 yrs 8 months
MARRIED: Anna Maria Elisabeth KALL her entry
marriage: Nov 11/22, 1831, Lengerich
CHILDREN: Johan Clemens KNUST born Jul 3, 1833, Lengerich
Gerhard Heinrich Anthony KNUST born 1837, KY
Johan Bernard KNUST born 1842, KY
Johan Heinrich KNUST born 1844, IN
Bernard Heinrich Joseph KNUST born 1847, IN
Johan Lucas KNUST born 1850, IN
Mary Caroline KNUST born 1852, IN
Marie Elizabeth KNUST born 1855, IN
NOTES: 1860 IN census, Dubois County, Ferdinand
KNUST, Anthony 49, Hannover
Elizabeth 50, Hannover
Anthony 23, Bernard 18, KY
Harry 16, Joseph 14, Lucas 10, Elizabeth 4, all born IN
RESEARCHERS: Robert C Schlachter who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect db
SOURCES:

Anton's date and place of birth, his parents' names, his emigration information, marriage information and children's information was all noted in the WCdb of Robert Schlachter. The birth information and parents' names were confirmed in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika.

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KNUST, Johan Clemens
BORN: Jul 3, 1833, Lengerich
DIED: Aug 28, 1913, Ferdinand, Dubois County, IN
PARENTS: Gerhard Heinrich Anton KNUEST
Elisabeth KALL
EMIGRATION: by 1857
MARRIED: Maria Helena KEMPER her entry
marriage: Oct 13, 1857, Ferdinand, Dubois County, IN
CHILDREN: Elizabeth Marie KNUST born 1860, IN
Clemens Anton KNUST born 1862, IN
John Bernard KNUST born 1864, IN
Mary F KNUST born 1866, IN
Maria Gesina KNUST born 1867, IN
Henry Lucas KNUST born 1868, IN
Joseph Bernard KNUST born 1871, IN
Carolina KNUST born 1874, IN
Gerhard Francis KNUST born 1877, IN
Maria Philomenia KNUST born 1879, IN
Anna Margaretha KNUST born 1882, IN
Edward Henry KNUST born 1883, IN
NOTES: 1880 IN census, Dubois County, Ferdinand
KNUST J C 49, Prussia, farmer
Maria U 42, Prussia
Clemens 16, Maria E 20, Bernard 18, Mary 14, Henry 12, Joseph 10, Caroline 8, Frank 6, Philomena 9mo, all born in IN
RESEARCHERS: Robert Schlachter who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect databases.
SOURCES:

Johan Clemens date and place of birth and parents' names were found in a couple of WCdbs. That information was then verified in Lengerich parish records. Information about death, wife and children was from the WCdbs.

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