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Katharina Elizabetha Angst Schneider
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1798
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: Sep. 4, 1885
Ford County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Johann Nikolas Angst (1770-1814) m6 Feb 1798 in Orbis, Pfalz, Bayern Anna Maria Hauenstein (1773-1833). They lived in Morschheim and Sippersfield, Pfalz, Bayern.
Elizabetha married Johannes Schneider (1797 - 1847) on 8 Jul 1821. They had 8 known children.
One son, Ludwig Schneider b1838 in Sippersfield, Bayern died before 1844 in Sippersfield.

On Dec. 1, 1850 widow Elizabetha arrived in N.Y. on the Prince Albert with 6 children and 3 grandchildren. They remained in N. Y. city until eldest, daughter Anna Margaretha (1821-1851/5), who had come earlier, and son Johannes (John) could earn enough to bring them to Illinois.

The Angst family was deeply committed to the German Evangelical Association and many male members became ordained ministers including son John Schneider.

Immigrant Elizabetha lived with her children in turn. She spent her last years with her daughter Phoeba (Schenk-later records spell SHANK) Zahn on their farm home in Lyman Township, Ford Co. IL. 
Family links: 
  Louisa Schneider Eschenfelder Schultze (1823 - 1886)*
  Anna Maria Schneider Klemme (1830 - ____)*
  Johannes Schneider (1832 - 1901)*
  Philippine Schneider Zahn (1835 - 1916)*
  Henrietta Schneider Knecht (1842 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
North Northfield Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
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Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Feb 26, 2003
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Your GGGG granddaughter's are named Katharine Elyse and Hannah Elizabeth...a tribute to your name and your beautiful life met with courage and adventure!
- Brenda Christophersen
 Added: Jun. 11, 2012
Your family had great infuence on the German Evangelical church in America. We honor you.
- Rosetta
 Added: Feb. 17, 2007

 Added: Oct. 4, 2003

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