KNAUSS, CHARLES G: Farmer & Stockman; b Lawson Co, Neb July 14, 1890; s of Jacob C Knauss-Lydia E Shelly; ed Cozad HS; m Vernie M Harrington June 22, 1910 Dawson Co; s Harold L, Elwood H; d Marie (Mrs Cook), Claire (Mrs Kinnan); 1911-37 farmer, stockman Dawson Co; farmed approximately 480 A now irrigated, had 1100 A grazing land which son Harold now handles; 1937- ret; mbr bd of edn; pres Farmers Eleveator Co; dir C of C; AF&AM 188, past master; Scot Rite, Gothenburg; Chris Ch, deacon; Rep; parents came from Ill to Dawson Co 1886, father farmer & stockman; res Cozad. (Who's Who in Dawson County, Nebraska)
Jacob C. Knauss was the son of Daniel KNAUSS, b. 10-31-1832 East Allen, Northampton, PA; d. 1-29-1918, and Elizabeth SCHWARTZ, b. 2-18-1835; d. 5-2-1906.Elizabeth was the daughter of Jacob N. SCHWARTZ and Sarah C. STECKEL.Daniel was the son of Daniel KNAUSS , b. 4-9-1805; d. 7-12-1872; bur Zion Stone Church, Kreidersville, PA; m. 1-27-1828, lived E. Allen, Northampton Co, PA, and Mary LANDIS, b. 11-1-1806; d. 10-11-1889; bur Zion Stone Church,Kreidersville, PA.I do not have Mary's parents.Daniel, Sr., was the son of Jonathan KNAUSS, b. 12-13-1757 Weisenberg, Northampton, PA; d. 10-9-1843, and Anna Margaretha KNAPPENBERGER, b. 10-14-1767, d. 1-1-1850.I do not have the parents of Anna Margaretha.Jonathan's parents were Daniel KNAUSS, b. 7-27-1726, Whitemarsh Twp, Montgomery Co, PA; d. 2-1-1792, and Salome ____, b. 1734; d. 1-23-1817, Bern, Berks, PA.Daniel's parents were Johann Ludwig KNAUSS, c. 3-29-1685, Dudelsheim, Germany; d. 3?-1746, Bucks, PA; m. 2-16-1707, Germany, and Anna Margaretha GERLACH, c. 11-23-1687, Germany.Ludwig's parents were Lukas KNAUSS, b. 1633 Hessen, Germany; d. 3-12-1713 Germany, and Anna KLINK, b. 1634 Germany; d. 2-1710 Germany.Lukas' parents were Peter Knauss, b. 1605; m. 1634; d. Dec 29,1686 in Lindheim, near Dudelsheim, Hessen, Germany, and Catharina
Huenklmann, b. 1614 near Landsberg/Prussia, d
Oct 31, 1673 in Dudelsheim.Peter's parents were Hans Knauss, b. around 1560; m. around 1585 , d. 1617-1620, and Barbara Diehl , b. around 1565, d. after 1620.Hans' father was Peter Knauss; b. around 1535 at Dudelsheim,
m around 1560 ; d Jul 14, 1602 at Dudelsheim.
That's all I have.