Seeking info re French &/or German roots of Jacob Behr (b. abt. 1809, son of Johann & Madaline) & Magdalena Haller (b. abt. 1812) Behr.This couple, along with their 4 children:Catherine (b. abt. 1837), Margaret (b. abt. 1841), Hannah/Annette (b. abt. 1842), & John (b. abt. 1844) emigrated from France arriving in New York on May 1, 1845.Five more kids were born in Newark, New Jersey, USA:Francis (b.abt. 1845), John "Jacob" (b. 1848), Nicolaus (b. 1850), Edward (b. 1855), and Katy (b. abt. 1858). Alsace, LORRAINE (CANTON BITCHE), & Baden have all been cited re this family's origins.