Text Box: Surnames: ALBERT, BECKER, BICKEL, BILLMAN, BURKEY, CHRIST, DUNDORE, DUNKEL, FEICH, GERHART, GRUBER, HAAG, HIMMELBERGER, HIMMELREICH, KLINE, KREIDER, LEINBACH, MENGEL, OBOLD, POTTEIGER, RISHEL, RITTER, SCHAEFFER, SCHOCK, SEAMAN, STALEY, STOUDT, STUMP, WANN, WENRICH, WERNER, WHITE, ZECHMAN
(Not a complete list yet Dec 2012)


Descendants of Johannes CHRIST    (Son of Conrad ,see Brenda Creasy’s Christ page)

First Generation

1. Johannes (John) CHRIST was born 31 mar 1775 in Berks Co. PA. He died before 1841 as his brother, Conrad Jr. ’s will states.
John married Margaret who was born 2 Feb 1789. She died 20 Mar 1867 and was buried in Haag’s Cemetery in Bernville, no tombstone has been found yet for Johannes.
They had the following children:
                                                       + 2 M i. John Jr. CHRIST was born 9 Mar 1809 and   died 19 Jan 1887.
                                                     + 3 M ii. Jacob CHRIST was born 29 Sep 1812 and died 17 Feb 1901.
                                                     + 4 M iii. Daniel CHRIST was born 1813.
                                                     + 5 F iv. Mary Christina (Polly) CHRIST was born 18 Feb 1814 and died 16 Sep 1899.
                                                     + 6 M v. Benjamin CHRIST was born 1817.
                                                        7 F vi. Esther CHRIST was born 18 Mar 1818 in Berks Co.PA and was christened 19 Aug 
                                                                    1818 in Host Church, Tulpehocken, Berks Co. PA.
                                                    + 8 F vii. Elizabeth CHRIST was born 28 Feb 1820  and died 13 Apr 1909.
                                                    + 9 F viii. Margaret CHRIST was born 1821.
                                                      10 F ix. Kate CHRIST was born in Berks Co. PA.  Kate married  Aaron KLINE.
                                                   + 11 M x. David CHRIST was born 14 Apr 1822 and died 5 Sep 1891.

Second Generation

2. John Jr. CHRIST was born 9 Mar 1809 in Christ Homestead, Penn Twp., Berks Co. PA. He died 19 Jan 1887 in Christ Homestead, Berks Co. and was buried in Union Church Cemetery, Berks Co. PA.
John married Elizabetha (Eliza) DUNDORE, daughter of Jacob DUNDORE and Elizabeth KLOPP about 1830. Elizabetha was born 21 May 1811 in Bernville, Berks Co PA. She died Dec 1884 in Penn Twp. Berks, Co. PA.
They had the following children:
                                                    + 12 F i. Louise D. CHRIST was born 7 Mar 1833 and 
                                                                     died 5 May 1897.
                                                        13 M ii. Levi CHRIST was born about 1834. He died at age 5
                                                     + 14 M iii. Jonathan D CHRIST was born 23 Jul 1835 and 
                                                                     died 6 Apr 1909.
                                                    + 15 M iv. Harrison D. CHRIST was born Oct 1837 and 
                                                                     died 3 Oct 1903.
                                                       16 F v. Catherine (Kate) CHRIST was born Jul 1839.
                                                                 Catherine married Joseph LEINBACH.
                                                    + 17 M vi. Aaron D. CHRIST was born 30 Sep 1841 and 
                                                                     died 22 Jun 1920.
                                                       18 F vii. Sarah Ann CHRIST was born 7 Oct 1843 in Bernville Twp, Berks Co PA and was
                                                                      christened 18 Feb 1844  in Friedens Lutheran Church there.
                                                    + 19 M viii. Henry D. CHRIST was born 31 Dec 1845 and died 14 Apr 1916.
                                                   + 20 M ix. James D. CHRIST was born 13 Sep 1848.
                                                   + 21 M x. Levi D. CHRIST was born 1850.
3. Jacob CHRIST was born 29 Sep 1812 in Bern, Twp, Berks Co. PA. He died 17 Feb 1901 in Penn Twp., Berks Co. PA and was buried in Haag's (St Thomas), Bernville, Berks Co. PA.
Jacob married Catherine WEBER on 30 Sep 1837 in Berks Co. PA. Catherine was buried in Haag’s (St. Thomas), Bernville Berks, Co. PA. which is now part of Lebanon county.”
Jacob and Catherine had the following children:
	+	22	M	i.	William CHRIST was born 1838.
		23	F	ii.	Catherine CHRIST was born about 1839.
                                             Catherine married Joel STUMP on 28 Sep 1861 in  Zion Lutheran Church Marion Twp. Berks.
		24	F	iii.	Sarah Ann CHRIST was born about 1840.and died 17 Jan 1912.
	+	26	F	v.	Mary Ann CHRIST born 3 Dec 1844 d. 2 Jan 1872.
		27	F	vi.	Elizabeth CHRIST was born  about 1847.
	+	28	M	vii.	Charles CHRIST was born 1849.
		29	F	viii.	Rebecca Anna CHRIST was born 2 Sep 1850 and  was christened 12 Jan 1851 in
                                                                        Friedens Lutheran  Church Bernville Berks, Co PA.
                                               Rebecca married  Henry POTTEIGER, son of Daniel POTTEIGER and Maria. Henry was born
                                                                27 Nov 1849 in Bernville, Berks Co. PA.
		30	F	ix.	dau 3 CHRIST married  Frank MENGEL.
		31	F	x.	dau 4 CHRIST married  William HIMMELREICH.
		32	F	xi.	 dau 5 CHRIST married George WANN.
		33	M	xii.	Franklin CHRIST was born 1861. He died 1950 in Bernville, Berks Co. PA 
                                                                         and was buried in  Haag’s  Cemetery there.

4.	Daniel CHRIST was born 1813, Berks Co. PA.
Daniel married  Sarah.
They had the following children:
		34	F	i.	Emma CHRIST was born about 1842. Emma married William BURKEY.
		35	F	ii.	Sarah CHRIST was born about 1843. Sarah married William RISHEL.
		36	F	iii.	Pennina CHRIST was born 1846.Pennina married  ____  RITTER.

5.	Mary Christina (Polly) CHRIST was born 18 Feb 1814 in Berks Co.  PA. She died 16 Sep 1899.
Mary married Johannes STAUDT, son of Mathias STAUDT and Sarah GEISS on 22 Aug 1835 in First Reformed Church, Reading, PA. Johannes was born 16 Feb 1809 in Bernville, Berks Co. PA. He died 27 Jul 1880.
They had the following children:
	+	37	F	i.	Catherine Anna STOUDT b.13 Apr 1836 d. 9 Sep 1899.
	+	38	M	ii.	John C. STAUDT b. 2 Jun 1839 d. 17 May 1933.
		39	F	iii.	Rebecca STAUDT was born 17 Jan 1841 in  Bernville, Berks Co. PA, and was
                                                                          christened Apr 1841 in Friedens Lutheran Church there. She died 23 Aug 1921.
		40	M	iv.	Levi STAUDT was born 1 Mar 1843 in Bernville,
                                                                     Berks Co. PA, and was christened 16 Apr 1843 in Friedens Lutheran Church there.
	+	41	F	v.	Elisabeth STAUDT was born 21 Apr 1845  and died 1920.
	+	42	F	vi.	Elmira C. STAUDT was born 17 Mar 1847 and died 6 Aug 1928.
		43	F	vii.	Maria A. STAUDT was born 1848. She died 12 Jul 1871.
	+	44	F	viii.	Amanda Jane STAUDT born 29 Mar 1851 died 16 Apr 1936.
		45	F	ix.	Isabella H. STAUDT born 22 Nov 1852 died 7 Sep?

6.	Benjamin CHRIST was born about 1817 Berks Co., PA.
Benjamin married  Lucy who was born about 1830.
Benjamin and Lucy  had the following children:
		46	F	i.	Sarah CHRIST was born about  1848. Sarah married _____ FIECH.
		47	F	ii.	Catherine CHRIST born 10 Sep 1849 in Berks Co.
                                                             Catherine married  (1) BURKEY (2) FEICH (3) WHITE
		48	F	iii.	Lizzie CHRIST was born about 1851. Lizzie married  (1) _____
                                                                        HIMMELBURGER.  Lizzie also married (2) _____ GERHART.

8.	Elizabeth CHRIST was born 28 Feb 1820. She died 13 Apr 1909.
Elizabeth married Jacob S. HAAG, son of George HAAG and Anna STAUDT.
They had the following children:
	+	49	M	i.	Israel HAAG was born 1840.
		50	F	ii.	Kate HAAG. Kate married Aaron CLINE.
	+	51	M	iii.	Gariel (Gerry) HAAG was born 29 Jul 1849   and died 11 Nov 1922.

9.	Margaret CHRIST was born about 1821 Berks Co., PA.
Margaret married John SEAMAN.
They had the following children:
		52	F	i.	Mary SEAMAN was born about 1845.Mary married John SHOCK.
		53	F	ii.	daughter SEAMAN was born about 1847.daughter married John DUNKEL.
		54	M	iii.	John SEAMAN was born about 1848.

11.	David CHRIST was born 14 Apr 1822 in Berks co. PA. He died 5 Sep 1891 in Bernville Berks, Co. PA and was buried in Haag's, Bernville, Berks Co. PA.
David married Mary KERSCHNER on 12 Aug 1847 in Trinity Tulpehocken, Lebanon Co. PA. Mary was buried in Haag's Cemetery, Bernville, Berks Co. PA.
They had the following children:
	+	55	M	i.	Wellington K. CHRIST was born 29 Jan 1850 and died 9 Jan 1936.
		56	F	ii.	Mary CHRIST was born 1 Jan 1851 in Berks Co. She died 3 Dec 1910 in 
                                                                        Bernville, Berks Co. PA and was buried in Haag's Cemetery there.
		57	F	iii.	Catherine (Kate) CHRIST born 1855 in Berks Co. 
                                                                 Catherine married Mr. BECKER.
		58	F	iv.	Elizabeth (Lizzie) CHRIST was born 1857.
                                                                 Elizabeth married Mr. SCHAEFFER.
		59	M	v.	John CHRIST was born 1864 in Berks Co. PA.
		60	M	vi.	Thomas CHRIST was born 1868 in Berks Co. 

Third Generation

12.	Louise D. CHRIST was born 7 Mar 1833 in Bern Twp, Berks Co, Pennsylvania and was christened 21 Apr 1833 in Frieden's Lutheran Church, Bernville. She died 5 May 1897 in Perry, Iowa and was buried 1897 in Violet Hill Cemetery there.
Louise married  Franklin K. STAHLE, son of Georg STAHLEY and Susanna KREIDER on 20 Oct 1855 in Reading, Berks Co, Pennsylvania. Franklin was born 24 Oct 1836 in Schaefferstown, Lebanon Co, Pennsylvania. He died 26 Dec 1924 in Minburn, Iowa.
For more information on this family, see STALEY
14.	Jonathan D CHRIST was born 23 Jul 1835 in Bernville Twp, Berks Co and was christened 13 Aug 1835 in Friedens Lutheran Church there. He died 6 Apr 1909 in Bernville, and was buried in Haag's Cemetery.
Jonathan married Isabella REBER, daughter of Jonathan REBER and Susanna GREIM on 7 Jun 1862. Isabella was born in Berks Co. PA. was buried in Haag's Cemetery.        (See pages from Family Bible)
They had the following children:
		69	F	i.	Lizzie CHRIST was born 1864 in Berks Co. Lizzie married Joseph LEINBACH.
		70	M	ii.	Thomas C. CHRIST was born 15 May 1868 in 
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7 December 2012

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