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Descendants of Hans Klotz Jr.

 

Generation No. 1

1. HANS KLOTZ1 JR. was born ABT 1535, and died Unknown. He married BARBARA ????. She died Unknown.

Notes for HANS KLOTZ JR.:

Hans Klotz, Jr. lived in Oberjettingen in 1568 and baptized several children there. The Connection between Hans and Melchior are assumptions because the baptismal records were distroyed in the 30 Years War. The parents of Melchior Klotz, b. ca. 1630 could not be established. Records from Hans Klotz down 10 generations were taken from book written by Ralph Dean Kluttz. "The Descendants of Johann Jacob Klotz in America 1690 - 1990."

Child of HANS JR. and BARBARA ???? is:

2. i. Melchior2 Klotz, b. ABT 1560; d. ABT 1602.

 

Generation No. 2

2. MELCHIOR2 KLOTZ (HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born ABT 1560, and died ABT 1602. He married KATHARINA DEUBELS 30 May 1587 in Oberjettingen, Germany, daughter of HANS DEUBELS. She died Unknown.

Child of MELCHIOR KLOTZ and KATHARINA DEUBELS is:

3. i. Martin3 Klotz, b. ABT 1600; d. 20 Sep 1635, Oberjettingen, Germany.

 

Generation No. 3

3. MARTIN3 KLOTZ (MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born ABT 1600, and died 20 Sep 1635 in Oberjettingen, Germany. He married URSULA REISER 24 Oct 1587 in Oberjettingen, Germany, daughter of HANS REISER. She died Unknown.

Child of MARTIN KLOTZ and URSULA REISER is:

4. i. Melchior4 Klotz, b. ABT 1630, Emmigen, Germany; d. 14 Mar 1703/04, Oberjettingen, Germany.

 

Generation No. 4

4. MELCHIOR4 KLOTZ (MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born ABT 1630 in Emmigen, Germany, and died 14 Mar 1703/04 in Oberjettingen, Germany. He married CHRISTINA KLOTZ. She died 10 Jul 1694 in Oberjettingen, Germany.

Child of MELCHIOR KLOTZ and CHRISTINA KLOTZ is:

5. i. Martin5 Klotz, b. ABT 1660; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 5

5. MARTIN5 KLOTZ (MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born ABT 1660, and died Unknown. He married VERONICA SEYDEL 25 Oct 1687 in Holzgerlinger, Germany, daughter of CHRISTOPHER SEYDEL and ANNA DENGER. She died Unknown.

Child of MARTIN KLOTZ and VERONICA SEYDEL is:

6. i. Johann Jacob6 Klotz, b. 6 Jun 1690, Holzgerlinger, Germany; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 6

6. JOHANN JACOB6 KLOTZ (MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 6 Jun 1690 in Holzgerlinger, Germany, and died Unknown. He married MARTHA FAISSLER 28 Jul 1722 in Simmozheim, Germany, daughter of JOHANN FAISSLER and URSULA WAGNER. She was born 9 May 1701, and died Unknown.

Children of JOHANN KLOTZ and MARTHA FAISSLER are:

7. i. Johann Leonhard7 Klotz, b. 31 Mar 1734, Simmozheim, Germany; d. 1 Nov 1784, Rowan Co. NC.

8. ii. Johann Jacob Klotz II, b. 13 Sep 1726, Simmozheim, Germany; d. 28 Jun 1793, Rowan Co. NC.

 

Generation No. 7

7. JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ (JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 31 Mar 1734 in Simmozheim, Germany, and died 1 Nov 1784 in Rowan Co. NC. He married ANNA MARGARETHA SCHALL ABT 1760 in Berks Co., PA., daughter of TOBIAS SCHALL and MARIA BECHOLD. She was born 28 Feb 1741/42 in Germany, and died 26 Oct 1826 in Rowan Co. NC.

Notes for JOHANN LEONHARD KLOTZ:

Johann Klotz came with his father and mother to Pennsylvania from Germany on the ship "Chesterfield" at the age of 15. He moved to Rowan County in 1782. He served in the Revolutionary War in Berks Co., PA. On November 1777, was listed as a Private, 6th Class in the 1st. Battlion of Col. Henry Spicker's Unit under Captain Peter Wanner's Company. He resided in Pennsylvania for 33 years and moved to Rowan. He lived there for 2 years till his death.

Child of JOHANN KLOTZ and ANNA SCHALL is:

9. i. David (Klotz)8 Kluttz, b. 30 Apr 1761, Berks Co., PA.; d. ABT 1808, Rowan Co. NC.

 

8. JOHANN JACOB7 KLOTZ II (JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 13 Sep 1726 in Simmozheim, Germany, and died 28 Jun 1793 in Rowan Co. NC. He married SOPHIA (WIGAND) WIAND ABT 1756 in Philadelphia, PA.. She died 6 Apr 1796 in Rowan Co. NC.

Notes for JOHANN JACOB KLOTZ II:

Johann Jacob Klotz, II came to America with his parents on the ship "Chesterfield" from Germany at age 23.

Child of JOHANN KLOTZ and SOPHIA WIAND is:

10. i. Johann Jacob8 Klotz III, b. 19 Sep 1760, Berks Co., PA.; d. 24 Nov 1827, Rowan Co. NC.

 

Generation No. 8

9. DAVID (KLOTZ)8 KLUTTZ (JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 30 Apr 1761 in Berks Co., PA., and died ABT 1808 in Rowan Co. NC. He married CATHERINE ???? ABT 1781. She was born ABT 1765, and died ABT 1825 in Rowan Co. NC.

Child of DAVID KLUTTZ and CATHERINE ???? is:

11. i. Jacob9 Kluttz, b. ABT 1785, Rowan Co. NC; d. 1831, Rowan Co. NC.

 

10. JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III (JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 19 Sep 1760 in Berks Co., PA., and died 24 Nov 1827 in Rowan Co. NC. He married ANNA MARIA PEELER 21 Apr 1789 in Rowan Co. NC. She was born ABT 1770, and died Unknown.

Notes for JOHANN JACOB KLOTZ III:

Johann Klotz came with his parents from Pennsylvania in 1778 at the age of 18.

Notes for ANNA MARIA PEELER:

Anna Peeler was in Rowan Census in 1810 but not 1820.

Child of JOHANN KLOTZ and ANNA PEELER is:

12. i. Wendle9 Kluttz, b. 1797, Rowan Co. NC; d. 1854, Rowan Co. NC.

 

Generation No. 9

11. JACOB9 KLUTTZ (DAVID (KLOTZ)8, JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born ABT 1785 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 1831 in Rowan Co. NC. He married CATHERINE CASPER 26 Feb 1812 in Rowan Co. NC. She was born ABT 1786, and died Bet. 1880 - 1882 in Rowan Co. NC.

Child of JACOB KLUTTZ and CATHERINE CASPER is:

13. i. George10 Kluttz, b. 1 Jan 1813, Rowan Co. NC; d. 15 Sep 1894, Rowan Co. NC.

 

12. WENDLE9 KLUTTZ (JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III, JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 1797 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 1854 in Rowan Co. NC. He married CHRISTINA KLUTTZ 21 Mar 1821, daughter of DAVID KLUTTZ and CATHERINE KLUTTZ. She was born 1808 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 1858 in Rowan Co. NC.

Child of WENDLE KLUTTZ and CHRISTINA KLUTTZ is:

14. i. Jesse10 Kluttz, b. 15 Feb 1831, Rowan Co. NC; d. 15 Mar 1910, Rowan Co. NC.

 

Generation No. 10

13. GEORGE10 KLUTTZ (JACOB9, DAVID (KLOTZ)8, JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 1 Jan 1813 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 15 Sep 1894 in Rowan Co. NC. He married NANCY SIFFORD 23 Oct 1836 in Rowan Co. NC, daughter of PETER SIFFORD. She was born 11 Feb 1812, and died 31 May 1907 in Rowan Co. NC.

Notes for GEORGE KLUTTZ:

George and Nancy Kluttz lived in eastern Rowan till 1854, when they moved to western Rowan County.

Child of GEORGE KLUTTZ and NANCY SIFFORD is:

15. i. Calvin11 Kluttz, b. 31 Jan 1848, Rowan Co. NC; d. 2 Jan 1934, Rowan Co. NC.

 

14. JESSE10 KLUTTZ (WENDLE9, JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III, JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 15 Feb 1831 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 15 Mar 1910 in Rowan Co. NC. He married FRANCES CHRISTINE SMITH 25 Mar 1866. She was born 25 May 1843, and died 25 Jul 1923 in Rowan Co. NC.

Notes for JESSE KLUTTZ:

Jesse Kluttz served in Civil War in Company "K" 57th. NC Infantry Regiment from Rowan County. He enlisted on July 4, 1862. He fought at Fredricksburg, Petersburg, Richmond and through Chesterfield toward Appomattox and Shenandoah, Va. He was wounded and made POW on February 6, 1865.

Child of JESSE KLUTTZ and FRANCES SMITH is:

16. i. George Adam11 Kluttz, b. 16 Jan 1879; d. 28 May 1925.

 

Generation No. 11

15. CALVIN11 KLUTTZ (GEORGE10, JACOB9, DAVID (KLOTZ)8, JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 31 Jan 1848 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 2 Jan 1934 in Rowan Co. NC. He married MARY ANN REBECCA SHUPING 25 Apr 1872, daughter of ANDREW SHUPING and POLLY SHUPING. She was born 22 Mar 1855, and died 29 Dec 1916 in Rowan Co. NC.

Child of CALVIN KLUTTZ and MARY SHUPING is:

17. i. Robert Lee12 Kluttz, b. 5 Nov 1886, Rowan Co. NC; d. 2 Sep 1959.

 

16. GEORGE ADAM11 KLUTTZ (JESSE10, WENDLE9, JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III, JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 16 Jan 1879, and died 28 May 1925. He married LULA ESTHER SLOOP 5 Aug 1908, daughter of CHARLES KLUTTZ and REBECCA SLOOP. She was born 27 Aug 1880, and died 23 Jan 1951.

Children of GEORGE KLUTTZ and LULA SLOOP are:

i. Samual Charles12 Kluttz, b. 8 Jan 1906; d. Unknown.

ii. Christine Rebecca Kluttz, b. 17 Mar 1914; d. 25 Mar 1914.

18. iii. Annie Elizabeth Kluttz, b. 3 Jun 1918; d. 9 Jun 1993, Salisbury, NC.

 

Generation No. 12

17. ROBERT LEE12 KLUTTZ (CALVIN11, GEORGE10, JACOB9, DAVID (KLOTZ)8, JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 5 Nov 1886 in Rowan Co. NC, and died 2 Sep 1959. He married MABLE ESTEL NAIL 7 Feb 1914, daughter of HORACE NAIL and AUGUSTA ELLER. She was born 26 Nov 1896, and died 8 Mar 1934.

Children of ROBERT KLUTTZ and MABLE NAIL are:

19. i. Carl Thomas13 Kluttz, b. Private.

ii. Edgar Nelson Kluttz, b. Private.

iii. Margie Lee Kluttz, b. Private.

iv. Martin Luther Kluttz, b. 4 Mar 1926; d. 29 May 1945.

Notes for Martin Luther Kluttz:

Died on May 29, 1945 in World War II.

 

18. ANNIE ELIZABETH12 KLUTTZ (GEORGE ADAM11, JESSE10, WENDLE9, JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III, JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born 3 Jun 1918, and died 9 Jun 1993 in Salisbury, NC. She married RAYMOND WILSON RUFTY Private, son of OLIVER RUFTY and NANNY LEMLY. He was born Private.

Children of ANNIE KLUTTZ and RAYMOND RUFTY are:

i. Esther13 Rufty, b. Private; m. Richard Cordell Hodgin, Private; b. Private.

20. ii. Ruby Rufty, b. Private.

iii. Luann Rufty, b. Private; m. Kenneth Allen Bridle, Private; b. Private.

iv. Raye Rufty, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 13

19. CARL THOMAS13 KLUTTZ (ROBERT LEE12, CALVIN11, GEORGE10, JACOB9, DAVID (KLOTZ)8, JOHANN LEONHARD7 KLOTZ, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born Private. He married MARGIE LEE HELMS Private, daughter of OLIVER HELMS and LILY FRONIE. She was born 19 Nov 1919, and died Unknown in Salisbury, NC.

Child of CARL KLUTTZ and MARGIE HELMS is:

i. Robert Calvin14 Kluttz, b. Private; m. Mary Harriet Patterson, Private; b. Private.

 

20. RUBY13 RUFTY (ANNIE ELIZABETH12 KLUTTZ, GEORGE ADAM11, JESSE10, WENDLE9, JOHANN JACOB8 KLOTZ III, JOHANN JACOB7, JOHANN JACOB6, MARTIN5, MELCHIOR4, MARTIN3, MELCHIOR2, HANS KLOTZ1 JR.) was born Private. She married JAMES CHALMERS RITCHIE RUTHERFORD Private, son of JAMES RUTHERFORD and HILDA RUTHERFORD. He was born Private.

Children of RUBY RUFTY and JAMES RUTHERFORD are:

i. Heather Lockerbie14 Rutherford, b. Private.

ii. Alex Wilson Rutherford, b. Private.

 


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