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Johannes "John" Nehs, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1757
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul., 1830
Greene County
Tennessee, USA

Husband of Elisabetha Roush. Son of Michael Nehs Jr. and Margaret Zirckle.

He served as a Private with his father, Michael Nehs Jr., in the Revolutionary War under Captain Jacob Holman of the Dunsmore County, Virginia Militia.

Johannes and Michael Jr. left Virginia by 1802 and settled in the valley of the beautiful Nolachucky River in Greene County, Tennessee, where they farmed.

In July 1830 Johannes Neas died in Greene County, Tennessee and was buried in the Saint James Lutheran Church Cemetery at Saint James, Greene County, Tennessee.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Nehs (1730 - 1815)
  Maria Margareta Zirkle Nehs (1736 - 1796)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Rausch Nehs (1758 - 1832)
 
 Children:
  Michael Neas (1780 - 1781)*
  George J. Nease (1782 - 1854)*
  Katharine Neas Ottinger (1783 - 1861)*
  John Neas (1786 - 1846)*
  Elizabeth Neas (Nehs) Bible (1788 - 1855)*
  Margaret Neas (1789 - ____)*
  Philip Neas (1792 - 1856)*
  Susanna Neas Ottinger (1793 - 1860)*
  Maria Magdalena Neas (1795 - 1878)*
  Adam Neas (1797 - 1881)*
  Jonas Neas (1800 - ____)*
  Eave "Eve" Nehs Ottinger (1803 - 1869)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johannes Nehs (1757 - 1830)
  Dorothea Nehs Roush (1758 - 1831)*
  Elizabeth Margretta Nehs Dittemore (1770 - 1837)*
  Eave Nehs Harpine (1771 - 1841)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint James Lutheran Church Cemetery
Saint James
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Kathy Deam
Originally Created by: Larry Boyd
Record added: Oct 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22441809
Johannes John Nehs, Sr
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Johannes John Nehs, Sr
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RIP my 6th ggrandfather
- Deb Foster
 Added: Dec. 22, 2014
In Memory
- Carolyn Hines Smith
 Added: Oct. 16, 2014
6th Great Grandfather
- John Maxwell
 Added: Jul. 17, 2014
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