He married Rachel Reger April 7 1825 in Lewis County, WV.
John Lorentz, son of Jacob and Rebecca (Stalnaker) Lorentz, married in 1825 Rachel Reger. Children from the 1850 census are: Jacob, Philip A., Louisa, Alonzo A., Matilda, Wilson A., Victoria, John and Landonia - LORENTZ.
At the age of 75, a widower, he married Emma C Jones age 47 and single, May 29 1875 in Braxton County, WV. His second marriage was to Emma C. Jones' and adopted Vicht William Lorentz.
Marriage records: West Virginia Vital Statistics
Emma Jones Lorentz (1830 - 1913)
Dorcas Diana Lorentz Withers (1826 - 1911)*
Philip A Lorentz (1830 - 1907)*
West Virginia, USA
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Record added: Aug 05, 2013
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