I am looking for the ancesters of a William Joseph Kanatzar born Aug 26, 1878 died Dec 31, 1947 (buried in Higbee, MO) and second wife Agnes Simms Kanatzar. He was a boilermaker for the Wabash Railroad in Moberly and St. Joseph, MO.
His childern from his second marraige are and Elsie Kanatzar born 1934,andMarcus born June 26. My brother and I are the Sons of Marcus Kanatzar.Marcus Kanatzar has been missing since 1965.My Brother and I are Marcus' sons and was adopted and raised by his half-sister Wanda Weiser.
I am interested in back tracking this name Kanatzar name which at first thought was Hungarian but others have told me it is German.and conected Knorzer, Knoertzer, Kanatzar and is descendended from a Killian Knoertzer of Germany. I would like know how everything ties together, My Email is Davidanthonyweiser@hotmail.com.