John Kass

 

Full Name: John Kass

Parents: Jean Kass & Anne Krier

Birth: March 16, 1832, Contern, Luxembourg

Marriage: Anna Weber, 01/28/1857, Sandweiler, Luxembourg

Death: February 23, 1902, Alton, Sioux County, Iowa

Children:

  • Peter, b. 12/03/1857, d. 02/03/1947
  • Catherine, b. 06/27/1859, m. (Matt Bamberg), d. 08/09/1904
  • John Walter, b. 04/13/1861, d. 10/22/1959
  • Anna E., b. 01/08/1864, m. (Nic Delperdang) d. 08/19/1952
  • Mary, b. 11/1864, m. (Frank Young), d. 07/01/1948
  • Gertrude, b. 11/25/1866, m. 11/22/1887 (Nicholas Henrich), d. 02/19/1964
  • Margaret, b. 03/1870, m. (Hubert Bremirer), d. 03/21/1950
  • Josephine E., b. 06/13/1871, m. (John Henrich), d. 02/19/1964
  • Elizabeth Anne, b. 04/24/1873, m. (Al Schaul), d. 09/24/1960

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Kass History

John Jacob Kass

On January 25, 1857, Jacques Kass of Contern, son of Jean Kass and Anne Krier, married Anne Marie Weber of Sandweiler, daughter of Pierre Weber and Catherine Bartel.


Parents

Jean Kass and Anna Kreier

Jean (Joannes) Kass was born in Contern, Luxembourg on July 31, 1786.

Anna Kreier was born September 10, 1793 in Bartrange, Luxembourg.

Jean first married Catherine Medinger was on January 7, 1813 in Contern. Catherine died in April 1819.

Jean and Anna had the following children:

  • Nicholas Kass, b. 13 Apr 1820
  • Johannes Kass, b. 21 Nov 1822
  • Marie Kass, b. 3 Nov 1823
  • Franciscus Theodorus Kass, b. 22 Jan 1826, d. 5 Jan 1899 (LeMars, IA)
  • Petrus Kass, b. 5 Jun 1829, d. 30 Aug 1921 (Bellevue Township, Jackson, IA)
  • Johannes Jacobus Kass, b. 16 Mar 1832, d. 23 Feb 1902 (Alton, IA)
  • Elene Kass, b. 13 Dec 1834

On July 20, 1819, Jean Kass of Contern, son of Frantz Kass and Anna Catharina Shuman, married Anna Kryer of Contern, daughter of Michel Kryer and Agnes Lambart.

On August 19, 1849, Jean died in Contern.

On November 5, 1874, Anna died in Contern.


Grandparents

Franciscus Cass and Anna Catharina Schuman

Franciscus Cass was born about 1731 in Junglinster, Luxembourg.

Anna Catharina Schuman was born on February 3, 1747

On January 6, 1765 in Contern, Franciscus Cass, son of Theodorus Cass of Contern, married Anna Catharina Schuman, daughter of Jacobus Schuman (deceased) and Margaretha Heyarts of Contern.

Franciscus and Anna Catharina had the following children:

  • Jacobus Cass, b. 6 Oct 1766
  • Nicolaus Cass, b. 29 Apr 1769
  • Petrus Cass, b. 31 Aug 1771, d. 26 Feb 1793
  • Mathias Cass, b. 10 Nov 1773, d. 21 Apr 1793
  • Franciscus Cass, b. 27 Oct 1775
  • Anna Cass, b. 9 Jul 1778, d. 4 Feb 1793
  • Margaritha Cass, b. 28 Jun 1781
  • Barbara Cass, b. 21 Jun 1783
  • Joannes Cass, b. 31 Jul 1786, d. 19 Aug 1849

Anna Catharina Schuman, wife of Franciscus Cass, died 22 Feb 1793 in Contern.

Franciscus Cass, widower of Anna Catharina Schuman, died 16 Apr 1793 in Contern.

Michel Krier and Agnes Lambert

Michel Krier was born on May 17, 1751 in Bertrange, Luxembourg.

Agnes Lambert was born on July 7, 1756 in Luxembourg.

On July 7, 1783 in Bertrange, Michael Krier, son of Dominicus Krier and Elisabetha Ensch of Bertrange, married Agnes Lambert, daughter of Joannes Lamber and Elisabetha Franck, of Lamperberg Par, Weymerskirg. Both of Agnes' parents both deceased.

  • Mathias Krier, b. 1 Aug 1783
  • Catharina Krier, b. 6 May 1786
  • Theodorus Krier, b. 11 Apr 1788
  • Infant son, b. 12 Dec 1790
  • Anna Krier, b. 10 Sep 1793
  • Michael Krier, b. 31 Jan 1797

Michel died on February 24, 1811 in Kehlen.

Agnes died on February 10, 1815 in Bertrange.


Great-Grandparents

Theodorus Cass and Catharina Windthausen

Theodorus Cass was born on May 26, 1689 in Strassen, Luxembourg. His parents were Jacobus Cass and Catharina Weessenit.

Catharina Windthausen was born in 1692 in Lauterbour, Luxembourg. Her parents are unknown at this time.

Theodorus Cass and Catharina Windthausen were married in Junglinster, Luxembourg about 1719.

Theodorus and Catharina had the following children:

  • Paulus Cass, b. 1720, d. 20 Sep 1816
  • Joannes Cass, b. 1722
  • Nicolaus Cass, b. 1724
  • Anna Maria Cass, b. 1725
  • Joannes Otto Cass, b. 1728
  • Franciscus Cass, b. 1731, d. 16 Apr 1793
  • Catherine Cass, b. 1732
  • Johannis Cass, b. 1735

Catharina died on September 20, 1764 in Junglinster.

Theodorus died on March 20, 1770 in Junglinster.

Theodorus' father, Jacobus Cass, was born about 1644 in Strassen. He died on April 7, 1729 in Strassen. Catharina Weessenit was born about 1645 in Strassen. She died on April 7, 1729 as well.

Jacobus and Catharina were married in 1668 in Strassen. They had the following children:

  • Jacobus Cass, b. 1668
  • Nicolaus Cass, b. 22 Sep 1670, d. 1736
  • Anna Cass, b. 20 Oct 1673, d. 26 Aug 1729
  • Petrus Cass, b. 5 Oct 1674
  • Johannes Cass, b. 11 Mar 1677, d. 12 May 1761
  • Elisabeth Cass, b. 28 Feb 1679
  • Philippus Cass, b. 18 Apr 1682
  • Magdalena Cass, b. 24 Dec 1684
  • Heinrich Cass, b. 2 Mar 1687, d. 15 Feb 1770
  • Theodorus Cass, b. 26 May 1689, d. 20 Mar 1770

Jacobus Schuman and Margaretha Heiers

On January 24, 1745 in Contern, Jacobus Schuman, son of Wilhelm Schuman (deceased) and Margaretha Wandernot of Frisingen, married Margaretha Heiers (Heyarts), daughter of Joes Baptista Heiers (deceased) and Margaretha Medinger (deceased) of Contern.

Jacobus and Margaretha had the following children:

  • Anna Catharina Schuman, b. 3 Feb 1747
  • Agnes Schuman, b. 8 Apr 1750

Jacobus Schuman died 10 Sep 1751 in Contern

Following Jacobus' death, Margareta remarried.

On December 2, 1751 in Contern, Valentinus Niles married Margareta Heyers, widow of Jacobus Schuman, of Contern.

Margaretha Heyerts, wife of Valentinus Niles, died 28 Feb 1767 in Contern.

Dominicus Krier and Elisabetha Enners

On January 18, 1734 in Bertrange, Dominicus Krier, son of Petrus Krier and Anna of Bertrange, married Elisabetha Enners (Hoffmann), daughter of Paulus Enners and Margaretha of Bertrange.

Dominicus and Elisabetha had the following children:

  • Nicolaus Krier, b. 26 Aug 1735
  • Mathias Krier, b. 20 May 1738
  • Anna Krier, b. 21 Nov 1745
  • Margaritha Krier, b. 23 Jul 1748
  • Michael Krier, b. 17 May 1751
  • Susanna Krier, b. 24 Jun 1754
  • Agnes Krier, b. 13 Jan 1756

Joannes Lambert and Elisabetha Franck

Joannes Lambert and Elisabetha Franck of Weimerskirch had the following children:

  • Joannes Lambert, b. 8 Sep 1754
  • Agnes Lambert, b. 7 Jul 1756
  • Nicolaus Lambert. b. 15 Jun 1758
  • Maria Lambert, b. 11 Jan 1761