HAAG, John

Male 1795 - 1861  (65 years)


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  • Name HAAG, John 
    Born 12 Feb 1795  Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography


    • BIOGRAPHY from Bells History of Northumberland Co., 1891:
      JOHN HAAG, deceased, was a native of Berks county, Pennsylvania, and after marrying Mary Knauss, of that county, he moved in 1836 to Turbut township, Northumberland county, where he followed farming until his death in 1867; his widow survived him until 1882, and they were consistent members of the Lutheran church and the parents of seven children: John, deceased; Catharine, deceased; B. K.; Elizabeth, deceased; Rebecca, who married William Balliet and lives in Montour county, Pennsylvania; Hettie, wife of William Gouger, also of Montour county, and Sarah, deceased.
    Biography


    • BIOGRAPHY: John Haag, son of Andrew, was born near Bowers, in Berks county, Feb. 12, 1794. In 1836 he moved to Northumberland county, settling in Turbut township, where he purchased a farm of 160 acres from the Kelchner estate. There he made his home and followed farming until his death, which occurred Jan. 17, 1861. He married Elizabeth Knauss, also of Berks county, born Jan. 21, 1795, who died March 21, 1869. Mr. and Mrs. Haag were members of the Paradise Lutheran Church, of Turbut township, and they are buried in the cemetery of that church. Seven children were born to them: John; Catharine (deceased), who married Peter Klapp; Beneville K.; Elizabeth (deceased), who married Jacoby Hartman; Rebecca, who married William Balliet and lived in Montour county; Hattie, who married William Gouger and also lived in Montour county; and Sarah, deceased.
    Census (desc) 1820  Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (desc) 1830  Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Moved 1836 
    Northumberland Co., PA 
    Census (desc) 1850  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    working as a farmer 
    Census (desc) 1860  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    working as a farmer 
    _UID EA03AFF3D82CA142A59F2E6E674187D45952 
    Died 17 Jan 1861  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Paradise Church Cemetery 
    Person ID I257  Our Ancestry
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2013 

    Father HAAK, Christian,   b. 24 May 1765, Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1834, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother KLEIN, Anna Maria,   b. 15 Jul 1775, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1847, Centre Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1793  Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • They were married at Schwartzwald Reformed Church, Exeter Twp., Berks Co., PA
    Family ID F2002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family KNAUSS, Maria Elizabeth,   b. 19 Jan 1792, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1863, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 
    +1. HAAG, John,   b. 20 Mar 1814, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1876, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +2. HAAG, Catharine,   b. 15 Aug 1815, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1870  (Age 55 years)
    +3. HAAG, Benneville Knauss,   b. 9 Jan 1817, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1901  (Age 84 years)
     4. HAAG, Wilhelm,   b. 2 Jan 1820, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1822  (Age 2 years)
     5. HAAG, Anna Maria,   b. 2 Nov 1821, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1822, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. HAAG, Elizabeth,   b. 23 Nov 1823, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1880  (Age 56 years)
    +7. HAAG, Rebecca,   b. 19 Jun 1825, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1902, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +8. HAAG, Hester,   b. 1829, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. HAAG, Sarah,   b. 23 Aug 1833, Upper Bern Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1851  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1121] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 981.

    2. [S1036] Floyd's History of Northumberland County, PA 1911, Page 470.

    3. [S1119] Census, Image 2.

    4. [S7] Gravestone.