Seeking information on Parents/birthplace of John BENDERNAGEL b:1804/05 Germany, d: July 1882, Brooklyn, NY .
Married: Catherine MOORE b: 1810/14 Ireland. d: Feb 1887, NY
John immigrated into the U. S. cir 1837
It is possible that his fathers name was Jacob.
It is reputed that the BENDERNAGEL's came from the Alsace-Lorraine area of Germany but were culturely French. It is known that at least one son spoke and wrote French fluently.
Would be happy to exchange information with anyone with information on this BENDERNAGEL line.