Researching ancestry of my gggf born August 1832 in Prussia/Bavaria/Germany. Per census records.
He immigrated in 1857, lived as farm laborer with Martin Clever , Robinson Twp, Allegheny Co, PA- 1860 census.
c. 1862 married Carolina or Christina Caroline/ Karoline(possibly nee Schoeppe?) He was naturalized in 1868 after the Civil War with David Clever as his sponsor. He lived at on Middletown Road, McKees Rocks and acc to his headstone buried 1901-wife buried w him per Clever funeral home.
Children all born in PA were:
Martin C. b.Aug 1864- m. Emma A b. Dec 1870 ch: Charles b. Nov 1892 & Fred b. Nov 1894
John George C.b. June 1866 m.Catherine Jane Clark;they had 8 children
Andrew b. July 1867 aka Fred possibly m c age 45-50 to Minne (Clark) Hegar
Katherina b. May 1869 (m. Gus Schmidt, b. Germany) son Adelburt b. c. 1903
*Jacob Wilhelm b. Nov 1870, -(my ggf*) who married Anna Elizabeth Rauh aka Lizzie
John Conrad b. Jan 15, 1873 m. Luella b. 1876 West VA
David W. b. July 1879
Elizabeth b. Oct 12, 1879 (m. Dan Buckley, no children)
Have photos of Conrad & Caroline, would like to hear from descendants w any info.