Aug. 10, 1899 Louisville Cass County Nebraska, USA
John or Johannes is the son of Georg & Katherine Ahl.
In the summer of 1854 John and Catharina left Germany with their children Jacob, Henry and Mary. After a 3 month journey they arrived in New York where they stayed until the following spring. After leaving New York they spent a brief time in Indiana before moving on to Mills County, Iowa where their daughter Catherine was born. They stayed in Iowa until 1864 when they moved on to Cass County, Nebraska.
John married Catharina Huff in 1848 in Germany. They are the parents of 4 children; Jacob, Henry, Mary & Catherine.
After the death of Catharina John married Catherine Tedsen on December 26, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois. They were parents of 5 children; Charles, Herman, Christena, Tillie & John Jr.