|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1845|
|Death: ||Aug. 30, 1871|
Born in Morschheim, the 4th child of Karl Dietrich Zahn (1805-1873) & Anne Margarethe Angst (1807-1859 in Rhineland), Sophia arrived in New York with her father and 9 mo. old daughter Maria on S. S. New York on 24 Jun 1869.
They joined other members of the family who had come earlier to northern Illinois. She married a man named Braun after arriving, probably in Chicago, but died shortly after in Lake Co. IL of 'consumption.'
Researchers have not been able to locate her marriage record (may have burned in a church fire) nor what happened to her daughter, Maria, as of 2/07.
Karl Dietrich Zahn (1805 - 1873)
Jacob Zahn (1835 - 1911)*
Johann Dietrich Zahn (1839 - 1916)*
Peter Zahn (1841 - 1922)*
Sophia Zahn Braun (1845 - 1871)
Philippine Zahn Knopp (1849 - 1931)*
Phillip Zahn (1851 - 1919)*
North Northfield Cemetery
Maintained by: Lois and Daughters
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jul 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6633802
Added: Apr. 20, 2013
Glad you came, but sorry you had such a short life. May these flowers shine for you.|
your descended family
Added: Oct. 23, 2004