Dautenhahn's are from Saxony Germany. The first known Dautenhahn, Johann Gottlieb was born in the region of Schneeberg, Germany in 1780 and Married Johanne Dorothe Schimmack in 1799. These Records are in the books of the parish of Neustadtel, near Schneeberg. They had a large family including Carl Anton Dautenhahn born in 1822. He had a son Karl Anton Dautenhahn born 2/5/1845.
Karl Anton Dautenhahn or Carl Anton Dautenhahn was born Feb 5th, 1845 in Griesbach a small village near Schneeberg, Saxony, Germany. He was Baptized 2/9/1845 in Griesbach near Schneeberg Germany. These records are found in the parish records of Griesbach which have been moved to St. Wolfgang's in Schneeberg.
His birth was also found along with his original signature in the military records of the City Hall or Court House of Schneeberg.
Court House records in Schneeberg from November 1, 1865 showed that Karl Anton Dautenhahn appeared and declared to be of military age. (He presented his Birth Certificate to the officer in charge). Records showed that he was born in Griesbach on 5 November 1845.
Immigrated to America in 1872 to complete his studies in St. Louis
Arrived aboard the ship, Johanne Marie, from Bremerhaven to NY in Aug 26, 1872.
Graduated from Concordia Seminary in 1874.
Karl Anton Married Johanna Klittich, Dec 5, 1874.
He served about four years in congregations of North Judson and Gundrum, Indiana. In the year 1887 he received a call to the congregation in Antonia Missouri. In the service of this congregation he used his best efforts for over a quarter of a century.
Died Sept 5th, 1914.
A large Family in the US now exists and continues to have many family reunions. Any new information will be appreciated.
- Kelli Abbott - Christmas 1999 (40 KB)
Kelli Abbott, Daughter of Phyllis Dautenhahn Abbott, Daughter of Armin Dautenhahn
- David Lee Dautenhahn (67 KB)
David Lee Dautenhahn
- The Armin Dautenhahn Family, 1999 (123 KB)
The Armin Dautenhahn Family, Easter 1999.Armin, David, Kay, Phyllis, Paul, Dale.
- Johanna and Timothy (71 KB)
Johanna and Timothy Dautenhahn, son of Karl Anton Dautenhahn.Probably in their 20's.
- Justine Coyle Dautenhahn (70 KB)
Justine Coyle DautenhahnMarried to David Lee Dautenhahn
- Park City Feb 2000 (25 KB)
David, Justine, Lauren Dautenhahn, Daughter of Paul Dautenhahn, Laura and Carolyn Daughters of John and Kristine Coyle.
- Dale, Logan and David Lee Dautenhahn at the lake! (101 KB)
Dale, Logan and David at the lake house summer 1999
- Young Armin Dautenhahn (54 KB)
Young Armin Dautenhahn
- Armin B.C. Dautenhahn (97 KB)
Armin B.C. Dautenhahn, born Sept 16, 1917.Son of Tim Dautenhahn.Still Living in Oklahoma City, Epworth Villa, 14901 N. Penn, OKC, OK
- Justine and Nieces on top of Park City 2000 (21 KB)
Justine with Laura, Carolyn, and Lauren.Park City 2000.Having a great time!!
- Kay Dautenhahn Wyatt (11 KB)
Kay Dautenhahn Wyatt, 1999.Daughter of Armin Dautenhahn.
- WW II Pilot (C-47, C-48) Armin Dautenhahn (41 KB)
Armin Dautenhahn Served in WW II as a pilot in the European Front from 1944 to 1945.
- Karl Anton Dautenhahn (41 KB)
Karl Anton Dautenhahn, born in Schneeberg, Saxony, Germany in Feb 5th, 1845.
- Justine and David Dautenhahn with Picaboo Street (19 KB)
Justine and David Dautenhahn with Picaboo Street at the top of the lift at Park City.Feb 2000.
- Christmas 1996 (74 KB)
Christmas at David's House 1996 with Parents, Armin Dautenhahn and Elizaeth Coyle.Prior to Armin's Heart Surgery.
- Timothy Dautenhahn's Brothers (53 KB)
Timothy Dautenhahn's Brothers.Several were over 6'2''.
- Irene Irma Dautenhahn (69 KB)
Irene Dautenhahn, married Armin Dautenhahn in Feb 14, 1947.Wedding was at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Enid, Oklahoma.The Rev. Daniel Dautenhahn brother of the groom performed the ceremony.Mrs. Albert Kellert was matron of Honor.Elaine Dautenhahn, Niece of the groom was flower girl.Melvin Polwort was best m an.Ushers were William Lauppe and Jack Morris and Harold Peters.
- Marriage Certificate of Karl Anton Dautenhahn (169 KB)
Marriage Certificate of Karl Anton Dautenhahn in the United States.He changed his name to Carl after arriving in the U.S.
- Rev Theodore Dautenhahn (107 KB)
Rev. Theodore Dautenhahn, Picture provided by Concordia Hist Society
- Johanna Henrietta Dautenhahn Nee Gieschen (67 KB)
Johanna Dautenhahn, Wife of Tim Dautenhahn
- Concordia Historical Institute Quarterly Winter 19 (35 KB)
Cover of Concordia Historical Institute Quarterly - 1957
- Timotheus A. Dautenhahn (62 KB)
Timotheus A. Dautenhahn
- Rev Daniel Dautenhahn (40 KB)
Young Rev. Daniel Dautenhahn, from Concordia Historical Society files.
- Karl Anton's Marriage Certificate (73 KB)
- Letter explaining Pastor Brunn @ Steeden (175 KB)
Pastor F. Brunn and C.F.W. Walther Represented the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod in Germany in 1846.Here Karl Anton was a Pupil of Pastor Brunn before leaving for the US.
- Reverend Daniel Dautenhahn (68 KB)
Rev Daniel Dautenhahn, Brother of Armin and son of Tim.
- The Lutheran Proseminary in Steeden (37 KB)
The Lutheran Proseminary in Steeden
- Armin Dautenhahn's 80th Birthday at David's house. (101 KB)
Armin Dautenhahn's 80th Birthday at David's House, Sept 18, 1997.
- Newspaper clipping of Armin and Irene Dautenhahn (310 KB)
Newspaper Clipping of Armin and Irene's Dautenhahn's wedding.
- Holly Janelle Polwort - 1998 (37 KB)
Daughter of Vita Dautenhahn Polwort Who is a Daughter of Timothy
- Graduation From Steeden (19 KB)
Graduation List from Steeden
- Dautenhahn family Crest (16 KB)
Thanks to Roland Dautenhahn in Germany we have this family Crest.
- Schneeberg, Germany, home of Karl Anton Dautenhahn (94 KB)
Schneeberg, Germany the home of Karl Anton Dautenhahn.David Lee Dautenhahn standing at the sign.Sept 1999.
- Early Family Picture at the lake. (118 KB)
Early family picture at Armin Dautenhahn's Cabin on Tenkiller Lake, Cherokee County, Oklahoma.