I am seeking any descendants of the following Knerr family.I have information on one branch of your family history and would be happy to offer it to you in exchange for an update on the family today.Thanks cousins!
a. LEVI KNERR, born June 27, 1817 in Lowhill Township, Lehigh County, PA.He married Abigail Brobst.
i. RICHARD KNERR, born September 21, 1842.Married Louisa M. Lentz on March 19, 1864.
1.WILLIAM KNERR (AKA WILBUR), born at Claussville, PA Nov. 29, 1867. He was married to Laura V. Henninger.
a.HILDA KNERR - graduated from the Lowhill schools in 1906, also from the Keystone State Normal School in 1910, and taught public school in the borough of South Allentown.
b. RALPH J. KNERR - graduated from the Lowhill schools in 1912, and post-graduated in 1913.
2. LILLIE G. KNERR, born about 1871 and married to Jessie K. Ziegler.Living in Allentown in 1926.
ii. CALVIN KNERR, who studied medicine under Dr. Constantine Hering in Philadelphia, graduating from Hahnneman College in that city, and marrying Dr. Hering’s daughter Meletta.
1. BAYARD KNERR, married Caroline Hacock.Physician and surgeon, brilliant and skilled, graduate of U. of PA and Hahnneman.
2. HAROLD H. KNERR, born April 9, 1882.Cartoonist of world-wide fame as creator of “Katzenjammer Kids.”Educated at Episcopal Academy.
3. MILDRED KNERR, lived in Pacific Grove, California.Christian Scientist
4. HORACE CALVIN KNERR, born about 1888. Electrician and metallurgist, Professor at U. of PA.Married Jean Reed, a Quakeress of Philadelphia who is descended on two sides from signers of the Declaration of Independence.
a. CONRAD KNERR, born about 1925 b. ROSEANN KNERR, born about 1928 c. NANCY KNERR d. THEODORE KNERR e. BARRIE KNERR
iii. LEVI H. KNERR, studied medicine and opened a drug store (Homeopathic) in Reading, PA, where he married Mrs. Sally L. ?