John Henry Knopp was born in 1858, probably in Indiana. He married Catherine Yeager(Jeager)from West Bend, Wisconsin and they settled and raised a family in Racine, Wisconsin. They had four boys and a girl..Frederick Christian, Eugene, Aloysius Christian, Herbert Christian and Bernice. The parents, along with Herbert and Bernice moved to Hartford , Michigan in the early 1900's. John's parents were Louis Knopp and Fredericka Praus, both born in Germany. I have a lot of information about descendants that I would be able to pass on with their permission. Please contact me if you have or need information.
Surnames: ANDERSEN, BEEZLEY, BLACK, BLANCHARD, BLATT, BOURNEVILLE, BUTLER, CLARK, DALTON, DINE, DOMBROSKI, DUPREY, DWAN, ELLIOT, GENTRY, GUNTER, HENKEN, HERBERT, HORNE, HOSBEIN, KEIGLEY, KNAPP, KNOPP, LENTZ, MCDOWELL, MCMAHON, MEIMES, MENGELDOCK, MOSTEK, MYERS, OLIVER, PAULSEN, PAYOVICH, PRAUS, SANFORD, SHOEMAKER, VESELY, VOGT, WEIKMAN, YEAGER
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- Fred Knapp (14 KB)
A picture of Frederick Christian Knapp taken from a newspaper obituary. If anyone has a better photo, please submit it to me.
- John Henry Knopp Family (57 KB)
Seated: John Henry, Bernice, Catherine. Standing: Eugene, Frederick Christian, Aloysius Christian and Herbert Christian.
- Bernice Knopp (5 KB)
A portrait of Bernice Knopp(Shoemaker) as a young adult, possibly her graduation from high school.
- Herbert & Nellie (15 KB)
A portrait of Herbert Christian and Nellie Irene Knapp (Keigley)
- Wedding Bells (21 KB)
Wedding portrait of Wesley and Catherine Knapp(Black). From left to right: Patricia Bradl(Collis), Ronald Hagenbarth, the happy couple, Shirley Ziemke(Underwood), James Pugh and in front the flower girl, Fern Graber.
- Walt Knapp (10 KB)
Graduation portrait of Walter Edward Knapp taken in 1940 or 1941.
- Dennis Knapp (28 KB)
Graduation portrait of Dennis Keith Knapp in 1959 or 1960.
- John Payovich (19 KB)
A snapshot of John Payovich taken around 1943.
- Cathy and Wes Knapp (28 KB)
A portrait of Catherine Anne (Black) Knapp and Wesley Charles Knapp taken in 1998.
- Ray Knapp (16 KB)
A snapshot taken of Raymond Frederick Knapp either during or shortly after a formal affair. Taken in late 1990's