Some descendants of Conrad and Margaretha Rau


Sources


1 Allrau.FTW.

2 Thomas Mulvaney (this is a compilation of several GED files from him (310570, 136581, 1361582,, and 85133) (Thomas@Mulvaney.com).

3 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net).

4 Susan Elaine Loeper Johanson, "Descendants of Hans and Ursula Rau: From Germany to America" (1st Edition, April 1997).

5 Susan Johanson, 2 April 1997.

6 Susan Elaine Loeper Johanson, "Descendants of Hans and Ursula Rau: From Germany to America" (1st Edition, April 1997), p. 1.

7 Susan Elaine Loeper Johanson, "Descendants of Hans and Ursula Rau: From Germany to America" (1st Edition, April 1997), p. 3.

8 Susan Johanson, Johanson Family Tree.

9 Susan Elaine Loeper Johanson, "Descendants of Hans and Ursula Rau: From Germany to America" (1st Edition, April 1997), p. 6.

10 Janice Gross, Hoffert-Gross.GED (GED provided to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., on 30 July 2007).

11 Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #4973.

12 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 2.

13 Susan Johanson, 21 March 1997.

14 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 1.

15 Unknown (GED file - downloaded 1998 (no more info available) - J. Hannam).

16 World Family Tree Vol. 5, Ed. 1, Tree #2995.

17 Family Group Record, Johann Erhardt Weaver (Weber) (AFN: J213-R5) and Magdalena Hecht (AFN: LZFV-P5).

18 Brøderbund Software, Inc, World Family Tree Vol. 5, Ed. 1 (Release date: August 22, 1996), Tree #2995.

19 Family Group Record, Hanss Michel Hecht (AFN: 1MW9-1NN) and Anna Margaretha Wallinger (AFN: 1MW9-1PV).

20 Findagrave.com.

21 Daniel Schillinger, GEDCOM File, 16 March 1998.

22 Cindy Long (Based on research by Ms. Long and her father at the Historical Society, Allentown, PA
Received in email message from Cindy Long, 1 August 1998.
Based on research conducted by Ms. Long, her father, and her sister in Allentown, Pennsylvania at the Historical Society).

23 Baptismal Records of St. Paul's Union Church.

24 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) (Copyright (c) 1980, 2000, data as of January 2000).

25 RAU-1819.ged.

26 Interrelated Families of Southeastern PA (updated Oct 2012).

27 Baptismal Records of Friedensville Union Church.

28 Susan Johanson, 23 March 1997.

29 Baptismal Records of Christ Church, Shoenersville.

30 Berks County, Pennsylvania Death Records.

31 The Kenneth Losey Family Home Page (Updated 7 February 2001).

32 Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, 1782-1856: Christ Lutheran Congregation.

33 History of Christ Lutheran and Reformed Church, Shoenersville, Pa. - Cemetery Record, p. 64.

34 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 6.

35 Annie Rau Patterson, Letter (6 November 1937 (transcribed by Mary Melchior Rau, January 1951)).

36 Brøderbund Software, Inc, World Family Tree Vol. 26, Ed. 1 (Release date: August 12, 1998, Customer pedigree.), Tree #1002.

37 Danielle Corteville, Email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 30 November 2000 ("Ancestors of Catherina Luckenbaugh").

38 Augustus Schultze, D.D., L.H.D, Pennsylvania German Church Records II, Old Moravian Cemetery, Guide to Cemetery (Guide to the Old Moravian Cemetery of Bethlehem, PA, 1742 - 1910), p. 561.

39 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958).

40 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Lucyann Fehr.

41 1860 Federal Census, 7 August 1860, Roll: M653_1147; Page: 533; Image: 540; Family History Library Film: 805147.

42 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

43 FENNER.ged.

44 Augustus Schultze, D.D., L.H.D, Pennsylvania German Church Records II, Old Moravian Cemetery, Guide to Cemetery (Guide to the Old Moravian Cemetery of Bethlehem, PA, 1742 - 1910), p. 436.

45 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Simon Rau.

46 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 4.

47 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 3.

48 Newspaper obituary.

49 Bernard Gregory Bacinski, Sr. and/or Elaine Paska-Bacinski, Conversations with John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., prior to 25 December 1992.

50 Katharyn Rau Buckley Hannam, Family Diary (1981).

51 1880 U.S. Census, 2 June 1880 (Upper Milford, Lehigh, Pennsylvania).

52 John William Scholl, Scholl, Sholl, Shull Genealogy: The Colonial Branches (The Grafton Press, New York, 1930), p. 665.

53 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for William A. Rau.

54 Suzanne Rau Lojzim, Email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr.

55 Suzanne Rau Lojzim, Email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 5 February 2006.

56 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death Certificate for Robert A. Rau.

57 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Robert A. Rau.

58 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 14.

59 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for James W. Rau.

60 Augustus Schultze, D.D., L.H.D, Pennsylvania German Church Records II, Old Moravian Cemetery, Guide to Cemetery (Guide to the Old Moravian Cemetery of Bethlehem, PA, 1742 - 1910), p. 514.

61 Lewis B. Clewell and Rev. Lewis P. Clewell, edited by Wilson D. Seyfried, History of the Clewell family in the United States of America, 1737-1907 (Bethlehem, PA
The Keystone Printing Company
1907
http://www.ancestry.com), p. 51.

62 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Mrs. Lucy Ann L. Rau.

63 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Eugene Abraham Rau.

64 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death Certificate for Eugene Abraham Rau.

65 1860 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania.

66 Minnie F. Mickley, The Genealogy of the Mickley Family of America (Advertiser Printing House, Newark, NJ, 1893), p. 130.

67 Minnie F. Mickley, The Genealogy of the Mickley Family of America (Advertiser Printing House, Newark, NJ, 1893), pp. 45, 130.

68 Rev. Daniel F. Brendle.

69 Obituary - Livonia Gazette.

70 Actual source unknown but probably either Annie C. Patterson or Kate Rau - notes provided to Mary Melchior Rau, Handwritten Note (undated).

71 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 8.

72 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 7.

73 1900 United States Federal Census, 2 June 1900 (Seneca Street, Fountain Hill Borough, Lehigh, Pennsylvania).

74 "History of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania."

75 History of Jerusalem Lutheran and Reformed Church of Western Salisbury, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania (History of Jerusalem Lutheran and Reformed Church of Western Salisbury, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania with Complete Records of all Members of Both Congregations, Baptisms, Confirmations, Marriages and Burials, 1911), p. 110.

76 John William Scholl, Scholl, Sholl, Shull Genealogy: The Colonial Branches (The Grafton Press, New York, 1930), p. 653.

77 Unknown but probably Kate Rau (Aunt Kate) to Mary Melchior Rau, Handwritten Note (undated).

78 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Tillie M. Rau.

79 1920 U.S. Census, Image 113.

80 Thera (Theresa Schwenk Hammond), Schwenk, Stout, Moyer, Naugle, Goodhart, Latshaw & Allied Families of PA (tsh@harborside.com).

81 1870 U.S. Census.

82 John William Scholl, Scholl, Sholl, Shull Genealogy: The Colonial Branches (The Grafton Press, New York, 1930), p. 683.

83 Grace M. Sassaman, "Descendants of Tobias Melchior and Susanna Hoffman" (Compiled and printed by Grace M. Sassaman, 1989 (copy provided to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 24 February 2003 by Carol Lembke-McKee-Jenkins)).

84 Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 4, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Social Security Death Index, Surnames from M through Z, Date of Import: Sep 4, 1997, Internal Ref. #1.112.4.70742.62.

85 John William Scholl, Scholl, Sholl, Shull Genealogy: The Colonial Branches (The Grafton Press, New York, 1930), p. 665 (listed as unmarried and living with parents in 1921).

86 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Harry Wilson Rau.

87 Suzanne Rau Lojzim, Email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 5 Feburary 2006.

88 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Robert A. Rau.

89 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Robert A. Rau.

90 Annie Rau Patterson, Letter from Annie Rau Patterson to Mary Melchior Rau (6 November 1937, Letter in the possession of John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr.).

91 1910 Census, 9 - 10 April 1910.

92 1910 Census.

93 1930 U.S. Census, 9 April 1930 (Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania).

94 Obituary, date unknown, "Orrin S. Hoof."

95 1910 Census, 18 and 19 April 1910 (Seneca Street, Fountain Hill Borough, Lehigh, Pennsylvania).

96 1910 Census, 18 April - 19 April 1910.

97 1900 PA Census Roll #1446 (Northampton Co., Bethlehem, Enumeration District 98, Sheet 14, Lines 99-100, and Sheets 15, Lines 1-4).

98 1910 Census Miracode Index.

99 1930 U.S. Census.

100 1940 U.S. Census, 19 - 20 April 1940.

101 Draft Registration, Floyd W. Rau, 27 April 1942.

102 Pennsylvania Marriages, 1852-1968 (www.ancestry.com).

103 James H. Kellock, One Family Group - Charles Alexander (Provided to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., by Susan Rau Stocker, 18 December 2013).

104 James H. Kellock, One Family Group - David Meffan (Provided to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., by Susan Rau Stocker, 18 December 2013).

105 Death Certificate - Lottie Meffan.

106 Mary Katharyn Rau Buckley Hannam, Family Record of Mary Katharyn Rau Buckley Hannam (Annotated 1969 - 1981 with subsequent updates from Pierre Hannam and John-Pierre M. Hannam).

107 James H. Kellock, One Family Group - Floyd William Rau (Provided to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., by Susan Rau Stocker, 18 December 2013).

108 The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 7 June 1999 (Source for place of birth).

109 The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 7 June 1999.

110 Barbara Gammons LaValley, LAM_MASTER.

111 Eloise Hedbor, Descendants of: Tobias MELCHIOR (Email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 7 February 1999).

112 Carol Lembke-McKee-Jenkins, "Oliver Hoffman Melchior Genealogy."

113 Mary Susanna Melchior Rau, Melchior Genealogy (updated throughout the years with handwritten annotations by Mary S. Melchior Rau).

114 Edwin S. Lutton, Handwritten notes for speech to Tobias Melchior ancestors, 1972 or 1973.

115 Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with R, Date of Import: Feb 9, 1997, Internal Ref. #1.112.3.46337.82.

116 United States Social Security Death Benefit Records (Originally on GRS software and http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi).

117 1910 Census, 23 April 1910.

118 Katharyn Rau Hannam, "For Record of Inherited Antiques and Family Relics" (Handwritten notes by Katharyn Rau Hannam, 1958, with input from Mary Melchior Rau).

119 Lebanon Daily News (Lebanon, Pennsylvania), 7 October 1949, page 13.

120 The Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 8 November 1958.

121 The Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 15 December 1970.

122 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com), Death certificate for Marian Marguerite Rau.

123 1920 United States Federal Census, 6 January 1920, Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania.

124 U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.

125 Death Certificate - Charles Q. Rohrbach.

126 1940 U.S. Census, 26 April 1940, South Whitehall Township, lLehigh, Pennsylvania.

127 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (Lynn Alvin Rau).

128 Social Security Death Index (http://www.ancestry.com).

129 Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 4, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Social Security Death Index.

130 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (Seraph Frank Gangawere).

131 Ida Rau Arnold, "History of the Rau Family - Third Annual Reunion., 20 August 1958" (Presented at the Rau Family Reunion, Sunday, 24 August 1958), p. 5.

132 Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 (http://www.ancestry.com).

133 Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944 (http:\\www.ancestry.com).

134 Miriam Hindenach Rau, Letter to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (29 August 1995).

135 Doylestown Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Tuesday, 8 November 1932.

136 Kevin Ross, telephone conversation with John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 28 July 2012.

137 Social Security Death Benefit Index.

138 Tombstone, Durham Cemetery, Durham, Bucks, Pennsylvania.

139 Julie Hoffman, ancestry.com, 12 June 2013.

140 U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com).

141 1920 U.S. Census.

142 CD110 - GRS, Broderbund, SSDI - Social Security Death Benefit Records (Originally on GRS software, also online).

143 The Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 21 October 1976.

144 Miriam Rau, Letter to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (26 December 2000).

145 U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Roll: WW2_2240399 (Serial Number: 1932).

146 1910 Pennsylvania Census Miracode Index.

147 The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 4 February 2008.

148 Email, Rebecca Moyer, 3 February 2008.

149 Email, Christianne (Hannam) Wright, 4 February 2008.

150 Lehigh University, Centennial Directory, 1963, p. 172.

151 1940 U.S. Census.

152 1920 U.S. Census, Philadelphis, Ward 22, 12 January 1920.

153 1920 U.S. Census, 12 January 1920.

154 Bible, Mary Susanna Rau.

155 Doylestown Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 19 June 1051, "Six Couples Granted Divorces Here: Judge Edward G. Biester Handed Down Decrees."

156 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net), 12 November 2012.

157 Obituary, Pierre Hannam.

158 Death Certificate - Lyle Young.

159 In Remembrance - Hollis J. Kline.

160 Email, Kevin Ross to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 20 December 2013.

161 U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.

162 California Birth Index, 1905-1995.

163 The Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 8 July 1967.

164 Facebook page, Malvina Rau.

165 Susan Rau Stocker, email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 8 July 2007.

166 Henry F. Hannam.

167 Telephone conversation, Henry Hannam and John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 11 November 2012.

168 Bucks County Courier Times, Levittown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, 2 September 1971.

169 The Daily Intelligencer, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 2 September 1971.

170 Cheryl Hannam, Facebook page, Cheryl Hannam, 3 December 2011.

171 Henry F. Hannam, 17 February 2001 (Phone Conversation with John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr.).

172 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net), 30 May 2015.

173 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net), 10 October 2012.

174 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net), 4 July 2009.

175 Certificate of Marriage (John-Pierre Marcel Hannam and Paula Mary Crosby), 28 June 1985.

176 Elaine Paska Bacinski, 1 September 1997.

177 Paula Mary (Bacinski) Hannam, 15 November 2011.

178 Nancy and Norman Poehlman (interviewed by John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr.) (October or November 2011).

179 John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. (jake.hannam@verizon.net), 16 June 2012.

180 Email, Christianne (Hannam) Wright to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 4 November 2011.

181 Wedding Invitation, Peter David Wright and Kendal Lacey Dimmick.

182 Rebecca Jane Hannam.

183 Rebecca Jane Hannam, 9 August 2013.

184 Tate Moyer, 25 February 2001.

185 Kevin Ross, telephone conversation with John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 5 August 2014.

186 Email, Kevin Ross to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 13 June 2015.

187 Email, Kevin Ross to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 16 June 2015.

188 Email, Kevin Ross to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr, 3 August 2017.

189 Facebook page, Gretchen Rau Noonan.

190 Susan Rau Stocker, email to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 5 July 2007.

191 Facebook page, Ben Hannam (24 October 2011).

192 Ben Hannam, Facebook posting, 21 July 2012.

193 Facebook chat, Whitney Lybrand Hannam with John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr., 23 December 2013.

194 Facebook reply to John-Pierre M, Hannam, Sr., Sarah Wright Hackelton, 20 November 2009.

195 Email, Howard Hackelton, 3 December 2008.

196 Graduation Announcement, Class of 2002, Peter Wright (Sent by mail to John-Pierre M. Hannam, Sr. from Lynn and Christy Wright).

197 Facebook page, Peter and Kendal Wright.

198 Sarah Hackelton, Facebook page, Sarah Hackelton (21 August 2009).

199 Facebook page, Peter and Kendal Wright, 21 April 2013.

200 Christianne L. Wright, Graduation Announcement, Class of 2004, William Wright.

201 Facebook page, Renee Russell, 22 April 2013.

202 Facebook posting, Billy Wright, 1 October 2013.


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