Both families from Mecklenburg-Schwerin, one settled in Arkwright, Chautauqua County, NY and one in Northfield, Cooke Co., IL.
First, Johann Carl Friedrich Christoph KNOLL, b. 23 Jan 1858 at Weitendorf, Ivenack parish, emig 1881.His fiancee came a year later with his parents.She was Caroline Friedrike Marie Helmine MICHEHL and they m. 15 Oct 1882 at Niles Center, Cook Co., IL.She was the dau of Carl Jochim Friedrich MICHEHL, day laborer in Zolkendorf and Friedrike Christine Sophie Marie HACKER.
Second, Wilhemina (Minnie)Frederika KNOLL, b. Chautauqua County, NY, May 1873, dau of Johann Friedrich Carl (Fred C.)Christian KNOLL and Marie (Mary) Sophie HENNING. Minnie m. 3 May 1894 at Sheridan, Chautauqua Co., NY, Helmuth MICHEHL, b. Germany Jul 1864.
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