The Family of
Philip Johann Schrah and
Catherina Walther(s) / (Schafer)




"In Loving Memory Of Those Who Came Before Us!"




Family Backgrounds


Philip Schrah is the son of JOHAN JACOB SCHRAH
and MARIA MARGARET GORGENS.

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Catherine Walther\Walthers is the daughter of
JOHANNES WALTHERS and (UNKNOWN) MULLER.



Births


PHILIP JOHAN SCHRAH was born 13 May (or March) 1809
in Leistadt, Bayern, Germany.

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CATHERINE WALTHERS (SCHAFER) was born in Nov 1808
in Leistadt, Bayern, Germany.



Residence


It is believed that Philip and Catherina lived in Leistadt, Germany their entire live's.



Marriages


Catherina was married first to Johannes Muller on 9 February 1837
in Leistadt, Pfalz, Germany.

Philip Schrah and Catherina were married on 2 August 1838
in Amberg, Pflaz, Bayern, Herxheim, Germany.
He was 29 years and she was 30 years of age.



Children


The known children born from Philip and Margaret is:


1.  ELISABETHA SCHRAH

Born Jun 1839 in Germany.



2.  FRITZ ("Frederick") SCHRAH

Born 25 May 1842
in Herxheim Am Berg Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.

He was baptized in the Evagelisch Reformed Church
in Herxheim Am Berg Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.

He married at the age of 28 years to
Margaret Loebs \ Loups on 22 Aug 1870
in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana.

He died at the age of 66 years on 4 Jan 1909
in Denver, Colorado and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
in Denver, Colorado.
He died as a result of double pneumonia.

His occupations were a Teamster and a Miner.



3.  KARL SCHRAH

Born Dec 1844 in Germany.



4.  KATHARINA SCHRAH

Born Jun 1849 in Germany.



Military


There is no known information as yet.



Religion


It is believed they were members of
the Protestant Evangelish Reformed Church.



Deaths


PHILIP JOHANN SCHRAH died at the age of 46 years
on 9 Nov 1855 in Leistadt, Bayern, Germany.

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CATHARINA WALTHERS (SHAFER) died at the age of 47 years
on 7 Apr 1856 in Leistadt, Bayern, Germany.



Other Information


There are many "Schrah" surnames recorded in Plaidt, Germany.

Various spellings for the surname include:
Schrau, Schrag, Schrock, Schrack, and Schragg.



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Updated August 18, 2009


Other Surnames On My Father's Side of the Family:
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ALDENHOVEN, Thomas
WEISS, Fredericka
ALDENHOVEN, Ahazverus
MULDER, Anna
ALDENHOVEN, Abraham
SCHWAAB, Anna
BACHMANN, Casper
HOFER, Anna
GORGENS, Johan
FEDERKIEL, Anna
LOEB / LOUPS, John
(UNKNOWN )
SCHRAH
ALDENHOVEN, Bertha
SCHRAH, Fritz
LOEBS / LOUPS, Margaret
SCHRAH, Philip
WALTHER / SCHAFER, Catherina
SCHRAH, Johan
GORGENS, Maria
SCHRAH, Georg
MULLER, Anna
SCHRAG, Johannes
Maria (UNKNOWN)
SCHRAG
KINIGUNDA / CHRISTMANN?
SCHRAG, Hans
SIMON, Catherina
WALTHERS, Johannes
MULLER, (Unknown)
WEISS, Casimir
BACHMAN, Maria
WYSS / WISS, Urs
STUDER, Katharina


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