William C.Zahn son of Charles W zahn born 1811. I william C Zahn was born Oct.28 1837 near Wolfsville,Frederick Co.Md. My father taught school and was a minister of the gospel and a practitioner of medicine. My great grandfather on my father side came to this contry from Prussia and settled in Phila Pa.Here my grandfather John Zahn was born. He had two brothers Hershey Zahn and Daniel Zahn. My grandfather married mary Magdaline Strock. She was born in York CO. Pa. in the year 1777 My father Charles Wesly Zahn was born in Augusta Co. Va. in 1811 Nov 9th.