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Anna Eve Knechtel

Anna Eve Knechtel

Female 1815 - 1878  (62 years)

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  • Name Anna Eve Knechtel 
    Born 13 Nov 1815  Hütschenhausen, , Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Anna Eve Seegmüller 
    Name Eva Knechtel  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-53387 
    Died 16 Feb 1878  Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. George Cemetery, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53387  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Johann Valentine Knechtel,   b. 22 Jan 1776, Hütschenhausen, , Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Maria Eva Klick,   b. 1783,   d. 1873, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1799  Spesbach, Bayern, , Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage of Johann Knechtel and Maria Eva Klick
    Marriage of Johann Knechtel and Maria Eva Klick
    from Ancestry.com 2010
    Family ID F41935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adam Seegmüller,   b. Abt 1805, of, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Seegmiller,   b. 28 Aug 1835, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1874  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F14348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Anna Eve Knechtel
    Anna Eve Knechtel
    from Ancestry.com 2010

  • Notes 
    • ANNA EVE SEEGMILLER, who died at St George City, Utah Territory February 16,1878 of heart disease and old age. She was the daughter of Valentine and Mary Eve Knechtel was born at Hichenhausen, canton of Hamburg town of Zwetchbrucken, Bavaria, Germany Nov 13 1815. She emigrated to Canada Ontario, when in about her 20th year; was married to Adam Seegmiller shortly after her arrival; became the mother of five sons and six daughters and assisted her husband who died September 3, 1859 in the accumulation of a fine property in Stratford, Perth County, Canada, Ontario. She buried in Canada besides her husband one son and two daughters. On the 24th of May 1865, she started for Utah crossing the plains with an ox team. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints in the summer of 1866; returned to visit her friends in Canada in the summer of 1868 and returned to Salt Lake City in the fall of 1870; on the 2th of November 1871, she again started for Canada. In May, 1872 in company with a portion of her family, who had remained in Canada she started for Salt Lake City. She then settled in St. George, labored in the Temple in the interest of her relatives and friends; lived to see her four sons and three daughters Members of the Church of Christ and died in the arms of her family with a full assurance of a glorious resurrection. She was interred in the St George cemetery, her remains being followed by many friends. She was a high minded woman, a good wife, a kind mother, and beloved by all who knew her.


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  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Elisabeth Seegmüller b. 28 Aug 1835, bapt. 6 Mar 1836 Preston, d/o Adam? & Eva, sponsors: Ludwig Miller, Elisabeth Hespeler

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Nov 1815 - Hütschenhausen, , Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Feb 1878 - Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. George Cemetery, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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