Mohr Family Genealogy Forum
My Mohr line traces back to Adam, born 11/12/1829 in Bavaria, died 5/17/1901 in Riga, MI. He married Katherine Kline, born 1/16/1831 in Germany and died 1907, Riga, MI. They came to US in 1855. In Birmingham, Ohio they had 4 children, Casper, Cron, Eliza and Anna. Moved to Riga, MI in 1864 and have 5 children, John I (died as infant), William, George, John and Benjamin. I am decended from George. He was born 8/29/1869 in Riga, MI and died 5/23/1961. He married Minnie Rosina Jacob and they had 7 children. Herbert, Grace, Alvin, Ruth, Edward, Clarence & Forrest-my grandfather.
Adam's father was Wilhelon or Wilhelm of Bavaria. No birth info but he died in 1854 in Germany. His wife, Anna K. Shaffer, traveled to US with her son Adam and his wife Katherine and is buried in Riga, MI. According to the info my grandfather had Wilhelm had a brother, John, also of Bavaria, who had a son, Josef, who wrote Silent Night. Josef never married and has no direct decendants.
Any one else in this lineage somewhere?
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