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Descendants of Wendel Abentschon

 

Generation No. 1

1. WENDEL1 ABENTSCHON was born ABT 1550, and died ABT 1612.

Child of WENDEL ABENTSCHON is:

2. i. Hans2 Abentschon, b. ABT 1578; d. 1611.

 

Generation No. 2

2. HANS2 ABENTSCHON (WENDEL1) was born ABT 1578, and died 1611. He married ANNA EBERMAN. She was born 1600, and died 1679.

Child of HANS ABENTSCHON and ANNA EBERMAN is:

3. i. Johannes3 Abendschon, b. 20 Jan 1626/27, Schwaigern, Germany; d. 28 Feb 1684/85, Schwaigern, Germany.

 

Generation No. 3

3. JOHANNES3 ABENDSCHON (HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1)1 was born 20 Jan 1626/27 in Schwaigern, Germany1, and died 28 Feb 1684/85 in Schwaigern, Germany2,3. He married ANNA CHRISTINA WINNTER3 4 Nov 1651 in Schwaigern, Germany3. She was born 5 Oct 1630 in Schwaigern, Germany3, and died 4 Mar 1692/93 in Schwaigern, Germany4,5.

Child of JOHANNES ABENDSCHON and ANNA WINNTER is:

4. i. Wolfgang Phillip4 Abendschon, b. 23 Mar 1654/55, Schwaigern, Germany; d. 4 Dec 1726, Schwaigern, Germany.

 

Generation No. 4

4. WOLFGANG PHILLIP4 ABENDSCHON (JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1)5 was born 23 Mar 1654/55 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died 4 Dec 1726 in Schwaigern, Germany5. He married MARGARETHA ABENDSCHON5 1684 in Schwaigern, Germany5. She was born 1654 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died 26 Aug 1744 in Schwaigern, Germany5.

Child of WOLFGANG ABENDSCHON and MARGARETHA ABENDSCHON is:

5. i. Samuel Heinrich5 Abendschon, b. 1685, Schwaigern, Germany; d. 1757, Berks Co., Pennsylvania.

 

Generation No. 5

5. SAMUEL HEINRICH5 ABENDSCHON (WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1)5 was born 1685 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died 1757 in Berks Co., Pennsylvania5. He married MARIA BARBARA RAMBACHER5 2 Nov 1715 in Schwaigern, Germany5. She was born 1693 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died 15 Jan 1730/31 in Schwaigern, Germany5.

Child of SAMUEL ABENDSCHON and MARIA RAMBACHER is:

6. i. Christian6 Abendschon, b. 1 Sep 1716, Schwaigern, Germany; d. ABT 1800, Cabarrus Co., NC.

 

Generation No. 6

6. CHRISTIAN6 ABENDSCHON (SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1)5 was born 1 Sep 1716 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died ABT 1800 in Cabarrus Co., NC5. He married ANNA CATHARINA BERINGER5 10 Nov 1744 in Schwaigern, Germany5, daughter of MATTHEUS BERINGER and ANNA BOGER. She was born 14 Apr 1720 in Schwaigern, Germany5, and died 18035.

Notes for CHRISTIAN ABENDSCHON:

Soon after settling in NC, Christian joined with some of his neighbors in establishing the Coldwater German Lutheran-Reformed Church, now the New Gilead United Church of Christ, Cabarrus Co., NC. Cabarrus Co., originally part of Mecklenburg Co., became a separate entity in 1792. The first resident pastor of the Coldwater Church was the Rev. Samuel Suther (father of David Suther who married a Catherine Abenshine). Christian Abenshine and family appeared on a 1766 membership list for the Coldwater Church. In later years the following were listed as members of the Coldwater Church: David Suther and Catherine Abenshine and their family; Rhynehold Abenshine; and many others. Christian's will was dated 9 April 1793; he died in Cabarrus Co. abt. 1800. His will mentions his wife, Catherine; son Reinhold; daughter Catherine Propst; grandson Henry Propst; children of Darity [Dorothea] Culp; and daughter Madlena [Madaline] Slough. Christian's will was produced in Mecklenburg Co., NC Court April Sessions 1800. Will recorded in Cabarrus Co. Will Book A, p. 112.

Child of CHRISTIAN ABENDSCHON and ANNA BERINGER is:

7. i. Catherine7 Abendschon, b. 1757, Anson Co., NC; d. 1845, Cabarrus Co., NC.

 

Generation No. 7

7. CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON (CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 1757 in Anson Co., NC, and died 1845 in Cabarrus Co., NC. She married DR. HENRY (HEINRICH) PROPST SR. 1785 in Anson Co., NC. He was born WFT Est. 1736-1765, and died 1808 in Cabarrus Co., NC.

Notes for CATHERINE ABENDSCHON:

Information on Catherine Abendschon was found on FTM CD#6 tree #119.

Notes for DR. HENRY (HEINRICH) PROPST SR.:

Dr. Henry Propst, on his way home during a severe lightning storm was killed while riding his horse.

Children of CATHERINE ABENDSCHON and HENRY SR. are:

8. i. Henry Propst8 Jr., b. 25 Dec 1785, Anson Co., NC; d. 31 Jan 1863, Cabarrus Co., NC.

ii. Daniel Propst, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

iii. Michael Propst, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

iv. John Propst, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

v. Jacob Propst, b. 27 Aug 1797; d. Unknown.

vi. Valentine Propst, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

vii. Mathias Propst, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 8

8. HENRY PROPST8 JR. (CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 25 Dec 1785 in Anson Co., NC, and died 31 Jan 1863 in Cabarrus Co., NC. He married MARY CATHERINE CRESS 6 Apr 1808, daughter of TOBIAS CRESS. She was born 4 Dec 1787, and died 2 May 1856.

Children of HENRY JR. and MARY CRESS are:

i. Peter9 Propst, b. 30 Jun 1816; d. Unknown.

ii. Nelson Propst, b. 10 Sep 1818; d. Unknown.

iii. Catherine Propst, b. 22 Apr 1821; d. Unknown.

iv. Henry Monroe Propst, b. 14 Jul 1825; d. Unknown.

v. Rebecca Propst, b. 8 Sep 1825; d. Unknown.

vi. Eli Alexander Propst, b. 25 Jan 1828; d. Unknown.

9. vii. Capt. William Propst, b. 17 Feb 1831; d. 11 Aug 1919, Cabarrus County, NC.

 

Generation No. 9

9. CAPT. WILLIAM9 PROPST (HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 17 Feb 1831, and died 11 Aug 1919 in Cabarrus County, NC. He married HENRITTA CAROLINA RITCHIE 2 Jun 1855, daughter of JOHN RITCHIE and CELIA BLACKWELDER. She was born 1 Oct 1834, and died 3 Aug 1920.

Notes for CAPT. WILLIAM PROPST:

2nd. Lt. William Propst served in the Civil War. He enlisted on 7th. July, 1862 in Cabarrus County in Company "F" 57th. NCST. He enlisted when Company F organized in Concord in July 1862. Propst was captured at the Battle of Chancellorsville, May 4, 1863, but was exchanged in time to rejoin his regiment for the Gettysburg campaign. He was shot in the side at Gettysburg and was one of the thousands of wounded Confederates abandoned when the Army of Northern Virginia retreated at the conclusion of the battle. He was imprisioned until exchanged on May 8, 1864. He returned to duty, and was recaptured again at the Battle of Hatcher's Run, Virginia, on February 6, 1865. He was imprisoned at Old Capitol Prison, Washington, DC., & Fort Delaware, DE. He was released on June 8, 1865, after taking the Oath of Allegiance.

Child of CAPT. PROPST and HENRITTA RITCHIE is:

10. i. Mary Lucretia10 Propst, b. 6 Mar 1857; d. 16 Nov 1889, Concord, NC.

 

Generation No. 10

10. MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST (CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 6 Mar 1857, and died 16 Nov 1889 in Concord, NC. She married JOHN RICHARD PATTERSON 3 Feb 1876, son of WILLIAM PATTERSON and LAURA SUTHER. He was born 19 Jun 1851, and died 18 Jul 1934 in Concord, NC.

Notes for JOHN RICHARD PATTERSON:

Was appointed Registrar for Ward #3 Concord precinct #12 in 1897. Buried at N35`25.367 W080`35.570

FOR MORE ON THE "PATTERSON FAMILY" PLEASE LOOK AT

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Children of MARY PROPST and JOHN PATTERSON are:

11. i. Louis Allen Patterson11 Sr., b. 28 Sep 1882, Concord, NC; d. 2 Apr 1962, Concord, NC.

ii. Addie Patterson, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 11

11. LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11 SR. (MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 28 Sep 1882 in Concord, NC, and died 2 Apr 1962 in Concord, NC. He married EFFIE ESTELLA MICHAEL 5 Mar 1911, daughter of DANIEL MICHAEL and CORNELIA SINK. She was born 14 Oct 1889 in Lexington, NC, and died 4 Nov 1988 in Concord, NC.

Children of LOUIS SR. and EFFIE MICHAEL are:

12. i. Louis Allen Patterson12 Jr., b. 24 Dec 1911, Lexington, NC; d. 6 Mar 1991, Concord, NC.

13. ii. John William Patterson Sr., b. 3 Sep 1914, Concord, NC; d. 22 Jul 1995, Salisbury, NC.

14. iii. Frank Earl Patterson Sr., b. 28 Dec 1918, Concord, NC; d. 28 Nov 2002, Concord, NC.

15. iv. Dorothy Cornelia Patterson, b. Private.

16. v. Mary Lillian Patterson, b. Private.

17. vi. Mildred Ann Patterson, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 12

12. LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON12 JR. (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11 SR., MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 24 Dec 1911 in Lexington, NC, and died 6 Mar 1991 in Concord, NC. He married NAN LEE JUSTICE Private. She was born Private.

Notes for LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON JR.:

Louis Patterson entered the Army in April 1943. His service was at Camp Barkley, Texas. He left service in July 1943 due to medical problems.

Children of LOUIS JR. and NAN JUSTICE are:

i. Louis Allen13 Patterson III, b. Private; m. (1) Kathy Bollinger, Private; b. Private; m. (2) Winnifred Ruth Farmer, Private; b. Private.

ii. Malinda Jean Patterson, b. Private; m. Robert M. Barbee, Private; b. Private.

iii. Patricia Gail Patterson, b. Private; m. Thomas Mike Johnson, Private; b. Private.

iv. George Michael Patterson, b. Private; m. Janet Troutman, Private; b. Private.

v. Robert Lee Patterson, b. Private; m. Karen Rogers, Private; b. Private.

 

13. JOHN WILLIAM PATTERSON12 SR. (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11, MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 3 Sep 1914 in Concord, NC, and died 22 Jul 1995 in Salisbury, NC. He married RUTH RUFTY Private, daughter of OLIVER RUFTY and NANNY LEMLY. She was born Private.

Notes for JOHN WILLIAM PATTERSON SR.:

John Patterson was unable to serve in the military due to medical problems. He did work Wright's Automatic Machine Shop, Durham, NC. They built bomb sights for military aircraft.

Family history at:

www.rowancounty.info/rowanroots/

Children of JOHN SR. and RUTH RUFTY are:

i. Mary Harriet13 Patterson, b. Private; m. Robert Calvin Kluttz, Private; b. Private.

ii. John William Patterson Jr., b. Private; m. Cindy Ruth Workman, Private; b. Private.

iii. Daniel Michael Patterson, b. Private; m. Jatana Lynne Smith, Private; b. Private.

iv. Thomas Rufty Patterson Sr., b. Private; m. Carolyn Jane Seay, Private; b. Private.

 

14. FRANK EARL PATTERSON12 SR. (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11, MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born 28 Dec 1918 in Concord, NC, and died 28 Nov 2002 in Concord, NC. He married RUTH MANN Private. She was born Private.

Notes for FRANK EARL PATTERSON SR.:

Frank Patterson entered the Army in January 1941. Company E, 30th. Division, 119 Infantry. His unit left Boston and landed in South Hampton, England. They visited France, Belgium, Netherlands & Germany. Were in 5 major battles including the Battle of the Bulge. He left service in September 1945.

Children of FRANK SR. and RUTH MANN are:

i. Carol Ann13 Patterson, b. Private; m. Jeffrey Alan Gilbert, Private; b. Private.

ii. Cynthia Ruth Patterson, b. Private; m. Jack Briggman, Private; b. Private.

iii. Frank Earl Patterson Jr., b. Private; m. Susan Brines, Private; b. Private.

 

15. DOROTHY CORNELIA12 PATTERSON (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11 SR., MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born Private. She married GEORGE BAGBY BRANDON JR. Private, son of GEORGE SR and LILLIAN SUTHER. He was born 29 Jun 1922 in Kannapolis, NC, and died 30 Jun 2001 in Salisbury, NC.

Notes for GEORGE BAGBY BRANDON JR.:

George Brandon entered the Army Air Corp. in March 1943. 93rd. Heavy bomb group. Squad 335 flying B-24's for General Doolittle. Flew 11 missions and shot down on June 11, 1944. He was a navigator. His unit flew to England via Labrador, Iceland and then England. They flew missions all over Europe. He was shot down and spent time in POW camp "Stalag Luft #3 in Sagan, Poland". When Russians got to close they were moved to Moosburg, S. Germany. "Stalag 7A". He left service in September 1945. Returned back to USA at Boston.

Children of DOROTHY PATTERSON and GEORGE JR. are:

i. George Bagby13 Brandon III, b. 23 May 1946, Concord, NC; d. 4 Nov 1949.

ii. Richard Allen Brandon, b. Private; m. Linda Goodnight, Private; b. Private.

iii. Thomas Hall Brandon, b. Private; m. George Ann Culp, Private; b. Private.

 

16. MARY LILLIAN12 PATTERSON (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11 SR., MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born Private. She married JAMES RUSSELL SHROPSHIRE SR. Private. He was born Private.

Children of MARY PATTERSON and JAMES SR. are:

i. Jo Ann13 Shropshire, b. Private; m. (1) Danny Bost, Private; b. Private; m. (2) James Fletcher Lomax, Private; b. 10 Apr 1942, Concord, NC; d. 19 Mar 1999, Concord, NC.

ii. James Russell Shropshire Jr., b. Private; m. Judith Tarlton, Private; b. Private.

iii. Edward Michael Shropshire, b. 28 Apr 1950, Concord, NC; d. 17 Jul 1973, Folkston, Ga..

 

17. MILDRED ANN12 PATTERSON (LOUIS ALLEN PATTERSON11 SR., MARY LUCRETIA10 PROPST, CAPT. WILLIAM9, HENRY PROPST8 JR., CATHERINE7 ABENDSCHON, CHRISTIAN6, SAMUEL HEINRICH5, WOLFGANG PHILLIP4, JOHANNES3, HANS2 ABENTSCHON, WENDEL1) was born Private. She married BOYD ARCHIE BIGGERS Private, son of JOHN BIGGERS and ANNIE BOST. He was born Private.

Children of MILDRED PATTERSON and BOYD BIGGERS are:

i. Lou Ann13 Biggers, b. Private; m. Floyd Lee Carter Jr., Private; b. Private.

ii. Janet Lynn Biggers, b. Private; m. (1) Ray Marshall Cook, Private; b. Private; m. (2) Ronald Gold Overcash, Private; b. Private.

 

 

Endnotes

1. Brøderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 6, Ed. 1, Release date: August 22, 1996, Tree #0119, Date of Import: Jan 31, 1998.

2. Morman Data Base

3. Brøderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 6, Ed. 1, Release date: August 22, 1996, Tree #0119, Date of Import: Jan 31, 1998.

4. Morman Data Base

5. Brøderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 6, Ed. 1, Release date: August 22, 1996, Tree #0119, Date of Import: Jan 31, 1998.

 

 

 


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