Descendants of Johann Otterbach (c. 1555-b. 1599) of Eiserfeld, Germany




Generation One



1.  Johann OTTERBACH (5029); born circa 1555 (of Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany); married Demut ? (5030) circa 1573 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany; died before 1599 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[1]


     Demut ? (5030) was born in 1553 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[2] She died after 1625 in Trupbach, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[3]

     Children of Johann Otterbach (5029) and Demut ? (5030) were as follows:

           2.        i.    Thomas (5032); born 1574 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[4]

     He lived between 1624 and 1637 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[5]

+         3.        ii.    Johannes (5011), born circa 1590 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany; married Tilge Schneider (5012).

           4.      iii.    Thomas (5031); born circa 1592 in Eiserfeld, Nassau-Siegen, Germany.[6]




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[1]B. C. Holtzclaw, Ancestry and Descendants of the Nassau-Siegen Immigrants to Virginia, 1714-1750 (Orange, VA: Green Publishers, Inc, 1964), p. 477. Hereinafter cited as Nassau-Siegen Immigrants.

[2]The Church of the Latter Day Saints, compiler, "FamilySearch Ancestral File, v4.19"; Family Group Record, Johannes Otterbach (AFN:H0GR-MD), Ancestral File,  Hereinafter cited as "LDS Ancestral File, v4.19".

[3]Holtzclaw, Nassau-Siegen Immigrants, p. 477.


[5]paid the defense tax in 1624, 1626, 1628, 1629, and 1637.

[6]The Church of the Latter Day Saints, "LDS Ancestral File, v4.19," Ancestral File, Family Group Record, Johannes Otterbach (AFN:H0GR-MD).