Krauss Family Genealogy Forum
Ginnie: You have been in contact with my daughter Corrinia.My name is Helen and I have the information your looking for.
Baltzer (BBalthasar)Krauss was born on March 8 1706 and died February 25 1774. He was the son of Melchior And Anna (Heydrick)Krauss On January 16 1736 Baltzer married Susanna Hoffman(born May 3 1708-died April 14 1791)she was the daughter of George & Barbara (Seipt)Hoffman.He lived on the farm located near Kraussdale that was owned by his lineal descendants,Levi and Oscar Krauss.Baltzer and Susanna had five children.Rosina,Susanna,Barbara,Balthasar,Maria.They are known in are family history as the second generation:
As far as Melchoir..He was buried in Haarlem,Holland before the family shipped to Pennsylvania. I have more information please contact me.Helen