is my Great Grand Father John Henry Naas. He was born in Lunenburg on
Jan29,1844.He married Emma in 1865. He was an elder of the Zion Lutheran
Church in Lunenburg.He was an Adzeman for the shipyard Smith &
Rhuland which is still in operation in Lunenburg to this day.He attended a
lighthouse at Battery Point for fourteen years(1898-1912).He was know in
his Church as Johann Heinrich Naas.He lived for 83 years and died July 18 1927.
Below is a picture of my Great Grand Mother,her son Roland,her
daughter in law Nellie & me,Bill Naas.Tracey Knickle her son
in law is in the backgroud. Emma Catherine Petit.She was born in 1842 and
died in 1932.She had nine children in her 90 years.Four sons and five daughters.