Sophie Knauss

F, #611, b. circa 1849
Father*Jacob L. Knauss d. 1937
Mother*Female Unknown
     Sophie was born in Millstadt, St Clair County, Illinois, USA, circa 1849.1,2 She was the daughter of Jacob L. Knauss and Female Unknown.
     Karl Philip Braun married Sophie Knauss, daughter of Jacob L. Knauss and Female Unknown, in Perry County, Indiana, USA, on 16 July 1868 . They were married by Sophie's father Jacob Knauss.3
     Sophie Braun was listed on the 1870 US Federal Census at Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA, enumerated 7 June 1870 living with Karl Philip Braun.1 Her age was listed as 21. She was shown as born in Illinois. Her profession was keeping house. She was able to read. She was able to write.1 Sophie Braun was buried in 1890 in the Oak Hill Cemetery located in Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA. Sophie is buried in Section 31, Lot 24, Grave 9.4
Last Edited=17 August 2017

Children of Sophie Knauss and Karl Philip Braun


  1. [S83] Carl Braun household, 1870 U.S. Federal Census, Jefferson, Kentucky, population schedule, town of Louisville, sheet 11, dwelling 71, family 89, National Archives micropublication . Viewed at . (Document Source Number: 00011-1870-06-07-01). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Census Data - Kentucky.
  2. [S369] Letter from Ted Braun (#745) (PO Box 330, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578) to Sheila Altenbernd (#172) (unknown recipient address), May 5,1992; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  3. [S1305] Perry County, Ohio. Unknown series ; Karl Philip Braun, July 16, 1868; unknown repository, unknown repository address (Document Source Number: 00011-1868-07-16-01). Hereafter cited as Marriage Index.
  4. [S1306] Unknown repository address, Karl Philip Braun Headstone;. (DOCUMENT SOURCE NUMBER: 00011-1914-00-00-01).