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 Katharina Elizabetha <I>Angst</I> Schneider

Katharina Elizabetha Angst Schneider

Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death 4 Sep 1885 (aged 86)
Roberts, Ford County, Illinois, USA
Burial Northbrook, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 7208333 · View Source
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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.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Katharina Elizabetha Angst Schneider (20 Nov 1798–4 Sep 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7208333, citing North Northfield Cemetery, Northbrook, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by familypast (contributor 47212409) .