|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1779|
|Death: ||Jan., 1864|
My maternal fourth great grandfather, Josef Palen.
Born: in Reiden-Atert, Redingen, Redange, Luxembourg.
Died: Jan. 1864 in Harel, Harlingen, Harlange, Luxembourg.
Married: Anna Catherina Pletschette on 4 April 1820 in Bachlieden, Diekirch, Luxembourg.
His Father was Johann (Jean) Palen, and his mother was Marie Mueller (Muller).
Father of fifteen (15) children: Marie, Dominque (Dominck), Marie-Josephine, Joseph, Nicholas Gregorie, Marie-Francois Christine, Pierre Joseph, Anne-Marie Francois, Marie-Josephine, Leopold Frank, Marguerite, Julien, and Christine Palen.
He is buried in the St. Servatius Catholic Church Cemetery, Harlange, Luxembourg beside his wife Anne Catharine (Pletschette) Palen.
Source: COMPILED BY VERNON WALSER PALEN, PEDIGREE CHARTS OF PALEN FAMILY--RECEIVED FROM VIRGINIA PALEN-LONG OF DIXON, ILLINOIS. (researched JAN. 1, 1965)
Saint Servatius  (Dutch: Sint Servaas; French: Saint Servais) (died in Maastricht, traditionally in 384) was bishop of Tongeren —Latin: Atuatuca Tungrorum the capital of the Tungri— and is revered as a Roman Catholic saint. Servatius is patron saint of the city of Maastricht, Schijndel and Grimbergen, and is venerated on May 13. He is one of the Ice Saints.~~~Wikipedia
Johann Palen (1750 - 1825)
Maria Margaretha Mueller Palen (1759 - 1825)
Anna Catherina Pletschette Palen (1801 - 1855)
Marie Palen Schrup (1821 - 1897)*
Peter Joseph Palen (1826 - 1875)*
Nikolas Gregorie Palen (1828 - 1902)*
Joseph Pierre Palen (1832 - 1892)*
Leopold Frank Palen (1839 - 1909)*
Christine Palen Krier (1843 - 1941)*
Saint Servatius Catholic Church Cemetery
Canton de Wiltz
Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: May 15, 2008
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