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Family Group Sheet for Johannes (Jean Gerack) Schrag / Anna Barbe Engel (F732) m. 4 Feb 1797 : The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Family: Johannes (Jean Gerack) Schrag / Anna Barbe Engel (F732)

m. 4 Feb 1797


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  • Father | Male
    Johannes (Jean Gerack) Schrag

    Born  2 Mar 1775  Bistroff, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Jun 1838  Vic-sur-Seille, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  4 Feb 1797  [1, 2]  Bistroff, Moselle, FR  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Anne Madeleine Farni | F1587 
    Married  27 Dec 1810  Rhodes, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Caspar (Gaspard) Schrag | F390 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Marie Blaser (Blaiser) | F390 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Anna Barbe Engel

    Born  28 Feb 1772  Kerprich-aux-Bois, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Aug 1810  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  | F7522 
    Married     
    Other Spouse  Christian Brunner | F1874 
    Married     
    Father  Christian Engel | F1601 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdelaine Schertz (Chertz) | F1601 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Marie Schrag (Gerard)

    Born  15 Nov 1801  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 May 1843  Vouthon-Bas, Meuse, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Christophe Schrag (Gerard) | F1663 
    Married  30 May 1830  Vic-sur-Seille, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Jean Schrag (Gerach)

    Born  15 Nov 1803  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Apr 1809  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Barbe Schrag (Schraque) (Gerach)

    Born  14 Dec 1805  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Oct 1852  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Christian Dellenbach | F3493 
    Married  20 Nov 1836  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Anne Schrag (Gerach)

    Born  7 Jul 1807  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Sep 1807  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Jean Schrag (Gerach)

    Born  4 Aug 1809  Marsal, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Aug 1828  Vic-sur-Seille, Moselle, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Notes 
    • Jean was age 22 at marriage. Married at a Bistroff house. Anna was 24.
      Jean was living and working at the mill named Bischwald when he wed.

      Witnesses:
      Jean Chertz, age 38 (born 1759), master of the mill at Bishvals, brother-in-law of future bride (“by virtue of his marriage to Barbara Engel (?1752-1823”).
      Nickolas Blank, farmer, age 50 (born 1744/1748), of la Capelle Bistroff.
      Jean Klein, Lieutenant in First Regiment of hussards (soldier on a horse) in Bistroff.
      Jacob Leck, age 46 (born 1751), forester in des Bois nationaux (national forest?), and has a station at said mill of Bishvals.
      Maire: Muller Laurent, Greffier [3, 4]

    Married:
    • Witnesses included miller Jean Chertz [Schertz], 33, a brother-in-law of the bride living at Bischwald; farmer Nicolas Blanck, 50, a farmer at La Capelle, Bistroff (he was married to Madeleine Hirschi and resided on La Capelle farm at Linstroff); and Jean Klein, a lieutenant in a regiment of Hussars posted at Bistroff.
      The groom signed 'Hans Shrag,' and the bride signed with an 'x,' indicating she was illiterate.

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] Marriage Record of Jean Schrag.

    2. [S398] Amish Mennonites in Tazewell Co., Joseph Staker, 6 Mar 1797.

    3. [S137] Valentine Birky Remembers--1935 .

    4. [S297] Schrag (Gerach) Family information, Jean Francois Lorentz.


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