Their son was my Great Grandfather, whosename is Joseph Lehnen b. 4/1/1842 Munich Ger. m. Katherina Jacobs b. 9/6/1836 Ger. Joseph emigrated to US abt. 1865 & worked as a Miner in Shamokin, PA. Family moved to Springfield, IL. They had 6 children; one was John Nicholas (my Grandpa) b. 4/11/1877 in Springfield, IL.
My Dad, Joseph C. Lehnen, is 96 years old. I am looking for more information about thisbranch of my family.