I am working on my wife's side of our family tree, and her paternal g-grandmother was Leah Oyer, from Kansas.Below I have posted the direct line of descenants from the earliest ancestor I have, and would be happy to exchange further info. with anyone who finds a connection.Let me know if you have any info. on this family.=)Thanks,
<email@example.com>Descendants of Joseph Oyer
Generation No. 1
1.JOSEPH3 OYER(JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1774 in Hermersbergerhof, Germany, and died Abt. 1845 in
Illinois.He married MAGDALENA LITWILLER November 20, 1823, daughter of JOHN LITWILLER and
FRANCOISE ZEHR.She was born March 30, 1801, and died Aft. 1860.
Child of JOSEPH OYER and MAGDALENA LITWILLER is:
2. i. ANDREW4 OYER, b. February 28, 1826, France; d. June 27, 1913.
Generation No. 2
2.ANDREW4 OYER (JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born February 28, 1826 in France, and died June 27,
1913.He married ELIZABETH BIRKEY September 18, 1854, daughter of CHRISTIAN BIRKEY.She was born
February 28, 1828 in Bavaria, Germany, and died February 26, 1899.
Children of ANDREW OYER and ELIZABETH BIRKEY are:
3. i. CHRISTIAN K.5 OYER, b. November 08, 1854; d. April 24, 1933.
ii. ANDREW OYER.
Generation No. 3
3.CHRISTIAN K.5 OYER (ANDREW4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born November 08, 1854, and died
April 24, 1933.He married ANNA ZIMMERMAN May 22, 1881, daughter of JOHN ZIMMERMAN and
MAGDALENA ROTH.She was born December 19, 1859 in Berne, Adams, Indiana, and died June 17, 1935.
Notes for CHRISTIAN K. OYER:
Lived in Sylvia, KS
Child of CHRISTIAN OYER and ANNA ZIMMERMAN is:
4. i. LEAH6 OYER, b. May 17, 1883; d. January 25, 1962.
Generation No. 4
4.LEAH6 OYER (CHRISTIAN K.5, ANDREW4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born May 17, 1883, and died
January 25, 1962.She married ERNEST EDWARD KRENZIN, son of JULIUS KRENZIN and MATHILDE
BRUCKFORT.He was born October 13, 1880 in Stetein? Germany/Poland.
Notes for ERNEST EDWARD KRENZIN:
Ernest Sr. was 5 1/2, when they came from Germany in the Mid-1880's.His brother Sam died on the
ship.They moved from Dorchester, Nebraska to KS in 1905.
More About ERNEST EDWARD KRENZIN:
Emigration: Abt. 1885, From Germany
Children of LEAH OYER and ERNEST KRENZIN are:
5. i. ERNEST EDWARD7 KRENZIN, b. February 20, 1922, Plevna?, Kansas.
ii. INA KRENZIN.
iii. MYRON KRENZIN.
iv. ESTHER KRENZIN, m. JOHN WAGLER.
Generation No. 5
5.ERNEST EDWARD7 KRENZIN (LEAH6 OYER, CHRISTIAN K.5, ANDREW4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was
born February 20, 1922 in Plevna?, Kansas.He married DORENE BURNS September 12, 1943 in Sterling,
Kansas, daughter of LLOYD BURNS and MYRTLE MINKS.She was born October 07, 1921 in Kansas.
Child of ERNEST KRENZIN and DORENE BURNS is:
6. i. ROGER ALAN8 KRENZIN, b. July 13, 1946, Hutchinson, Kansas.
Generation No. 6
6.ROGER ALAN8 KRENZIN (ERNEST EDWARD7, LEAH6 OYER, CHRISTIAN K.5, ANDREW4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2,
JOHN1) was born July 13, 1946 in Hutchinson, Kansas.He married REGINA JO BAUGHMAN June 22, 1968
in Belvedere, Illinois, daughter of WILLIS BAUGHMAN and PHYLLIS NELSON.She was born December 20,
1947 in Chicago, Illinois.
Child of ROGER KRENZIN and REGINA BAUGHMAN is:
7. i. LINNEA JO9 KRENZIN, b. June 09, 1973, Charlotte, N.C..
Generation No. 7
7.LINNEA JO9 KRENZIN (ROGER ALAN8, ERNEST EDWARD7, LEAH6 OYER, CHRISTIAN K.5, ANDREW4,
JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born June 09, 1973 in Charlotte, N.C..She married BARRY MATHEW
ROBINSON June 20, 1998 in Messiah Lutheran Church, Matthews, N.C., son of JOHN ROBINSON and EFFIE
CRANFORD.He was born March 20, 1975 in Hickory, N.C..