1. Katharina Roos, born 1831 in Heddesheim. She emigrated to Amerika She is a daughter of the soldier Josef Roos born 12.03.1801 in Ladenburg died 09.05.1847 in Heppenheim Mother: Margarethe Heckmann born 24.02.1802 in Hedesheim died 10.05.1865 in Viernheim This couple maried on 09.08.1828 in Darmstadt
2. Katharina Roos, born 28.06.1844 in Viernheim She emigrated to Amerika too She is a daughter of Josef Roos dayworker in Viernheim born 14.07.1815 in Viernheim This family emigrated to USA in 1852 together with 96 families from Viernheim. They arrived in New York in August 1852 on board of the ships Laurens, Vandalia and Messenger. Mother is Maria Magdalena, born Benz born on 20.07.1815 in Viernheim.
Both Roos families are related. Their ancestor is the shepherd Johann Peter Roos (1752-1818)