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Amanda Ernestine Walk Voigt
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1840
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1901
Mount Carmel
Wabash County
Illinois, USA

Amanda Ernestine Walk was born at Friedberg (then in Stokes County, now in Forsyth County), North Carolina. She was the sixth of seven known children of Charles Christian Walk (1805-1873) and Lydia Rothrock Walk (1806-1877), who married 27 Dec 1827 near Friedberg, Davidson County, North Carolina. Amanda moved with her parents and siblings to the Moravian community of West Salem, Edwards County, Illinois in 1844.

Amanda first married to Charles Immanuel (went by Immanuel) Voigt (1836-1873) on 15 Nov 1860 at Edwards County, Illinois. Amanda and Immanuel were the parents of six known children, namely:

1. Edwin Havilah Voigt (1861-1920)
2. Henry Theodore Voigt (1866-1953)
3. Lucy Albertine Voigt Weaver (1868-1942)
4. William R. Voigt (1870-1938)
5. Ella Cordelia Voigt (1872-1872)
6. Charles Imanuel Voigt (1873-1946)

After Immanuel died, Amanda remarried to John C. Cantwell (???-???) on 04 Nov 1883 at Edwards County, Illinois. Nothing is known of this marriage. The grave marker for Amanda reads Amanda Voigt, so I will use that name on her Find-A-Grave Memorial.

Links to Amanda's parents, first husband and five of her six known children are included below.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Christian Walk (1805 - 1873)
  Lydia Rothrock Walk (1806 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Immanuel Voigt (1836 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  Edwin Havilah Voigt (1861 - 1920)*
  Edwin Hanellah Voigt (1861 - 1920)*
  Lucy Albertine Voigt Weaver (1868 - 1942)*
  William R. Voigt (1870 - 1938)*
  Ella Cordelia Voigt (1872 - 1872)*
  Charles Imanuel Voigt (1873 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lewis Parmenio Walk (1828 - 1830)*
  Joel Alexander Walk (1830 - 1849)*
  Sophia Christina Walk Voight (1832 - 1911)*
  Henrietta Elisabeth Walk (1835 - 1846)*
  Samuel Phillip Walk (1837 - 1874)*
  Amanda Ernestine Walk Voigt (1840 - 1901)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moravian Cemetery
West Salem
Edwards County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Dan Stevenson
Record added: Oct 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59460155
Amanda Ernestine <i>Walk</i> Voigt
Added by: Janice (Teel) Crites
 
Amanda Ernestine <i>Walk</i> Voigt
Added by: Janice (Teel) Crites
 
Amanda Ernestine <i>Walk</i> Voigt
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Added by: Nancy Ann Mull Buchanan
 
 
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- Janice (Teel) Crites
 Added: Nov. 25, 2013
 
 
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