Montgomery County PA

George Washington Hocker portrait

George Washington Hocker, born 16 Aug 1814 in Ohio, died 21 Dec 1877 in Montgomery county, Pennsylvania, was the son of Christopher Hacker who, finding himself in debt, left Pennsylvania […]

Photo: Rev Guy Frederic Waage

The Reverend Caius Frederic Sophus Waage was born 17 Aug 1797 in Schleswig, Holstein, Denmark (now Germany) and died 23 Aug 1884 in Pennsburg, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. He studied at […]

Photo: Greulich Family

Descendants of Charles Philipp and Caroline K. (Wolf) Greulich at a family gathering in Pennsylvania, sometime after 1937.

Photo: Dr. Charles Waage

Dr. Charles Theodore Waage, son of Rev. Caius Frederic Sophus and Angelina (Garber) Waage, was born 22 Oct 1827 in Milton, Northumberland county, Pennslyvania and died 6 Mar 1921 in […]

Isn’t it amazing how often family members disappear? Especially the farther back you go. Of course, they haven’t truly disappeared, you simply haven’t found the right records, assuming, of course, that they still exist. I’m seeking any information on Christopher Hocker (original spelling Hacker), born ca. 1776 at Erdenheim, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It is said he went to Ohio…