I am still seraching our Kneedler/Knoedler lineage. Back 4 gen. our Louis/Lewis S. Kneedler says he came to America with brothers and maybe sister named Elizabeth. They walk by night from Germany to England. sailed from England to Scotland to US. Louis was b. Oct.1, 1831, Germany. d. Jan 8, 1924 Springfeild Mo. M. Oct. 1866 to Catherine Walters in Mt Ayr's Iowa. Louis said he live in N.y., N.J., Ohio, Iowa, and last Mo. Children b. 1867-1893. Mary, Charles, Edward, Walter, Abraham, Willard, Susan, Mattie, Bessie, Clarence and Lee. Children lived near Montevallo Mo, El Dorado, & Springfeild area.St. Joseph area, and just across the river at Bellevilla Illinois.
Found a host of name sake Kneedler's graves at Lebanon Mo.
The Carrol Family of Chapman Kansas married Kneedler. They moved to Denver Colo. (time frame 1900's) Carrols were from Cincinnati Ohio.