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Re: John Gross - PA to IN

Posted: 15 Oct 2012 10:34PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: GROSS, HOPPE
Looking for relatives of Katherine Gross. My Grosses moved from PA to IN also. My ggrandfather, William H. Hoppe, arrived in the US in 1866 or 1868 from Leun, Hesse,Prussia, Germany. In 1869 he married Katherine Gross, daughter of Conrad Gross, also born in Germany. They lived in Erie, PA for at least 8 years (1872-1879). After September 1879, and maybe as late as 1887, they moved to the northwest Indiana - Whiting, Hammond East Chicago areas.

The 1900 Census said they had 7 children - one had died and 6 were living at the time of the census. Ida (12/21/1872), Amelia (9/1/1875) and Oscar 4/1879) apparently were born in Erie Co. Then there is a gap of 8 years before Julius was born in Hanna, Indiana (4/20/1887).
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Phyllis Gross 13 Oct 2012 7:52PM GMT 
theakitty 14 Oct 2012 12:48PM GMT 
Phyllis Gross 14 Oct 2012 2:56PM GMT 
theakitty 15 Oct 2012 11:20PM GMT 
Phyllis Gross 16 Oct 2012 1:53AM GMT 
Phyllis Gross 16 Oct 2012 1:57AM GMT 
greghoppe 16 Oct 2012 4:34AM GMT 
Phyllis Gross 4 Nov 2012 4:28PM GMT 
theakitty 16 Oct 2012 4:34PM GMT 
Phyllis Gross 4 Nov 2012 4:32PM GMT 
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