Also spelled Dannehauer, Danenhour, Donnahower, etc.
The German spelling, Dannenhauer, means cutter of fir trees.
The last name can be spelled in a variety of ways.
Dane, Dene, Done, Danne, Denne, Donne, Danen, Dinen,
Donen, Dannen, Dinnen, Donnen, Daven, Dauen, Dannin,
Hower, Hour, Hauer, Houer, Houser, Hauser, Haurer,
Because of the wide variance in spellings of names, those
listed here do not follow a specific form.
Danenhour Places Names
William F. Dannenhouer Bridge (between
Norristown and Bridgeport)
Danenhower's Lane, May's Landing, N.J.
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Surnames: Erwin, Fichtner, Lester,
Lewis, Green, Morrison, Yaekel.
Generation No. 1
1. THOMAS4 DANEHOWER (?3, ABRAHAM2, ABRAHAM1
DANNAHAWER) was born 1801. He married RACHAEL YAEKEL
November 28, 1830 in Both From Gwynedd Twp,
County, PA. She was born 1807.
Notes for THOMAS DANEHOWER:
Also spelled in census Danehower (1830), Denehower
Danchawer (1850), Danehouer, Danehauer
More About THOMAS DANEHOWER:
Census: 1850, Montgomery County, PA
Notes for RACHAEL YAEKEL:
Lived with son Aaron in 1870
More About RACHAEL YAEKEL:
Residence: 1870, Easttown, Chester County, PA
More About THOMAS DANEHOWER and RACHAEL YAEKEL:
Marriage: November 28, 1830, Both From Gwynedd Twp,
Montgomery County, PA
Children of THOMAS DANEHOWER and RACHAEL YAEKEL are:
i. ALLEN5 DANEHOWER, b. April 16, 1822.
More About ALLEN DANEHOWER:
Baptism: June 16, 1822, St. Peter's Lutheran North
ii. JORDAN DANEHOWER, b. March 15, 1825.
More About JORDAN DANEHOWER:
Baptism: June 12, 1825, St. Peter's Lutheran North
2. iii. EMALINE DANEHOWER, b. September 24, 1831.
3. iv. ALBERT DANEHOWER, b. January 19, 1833.
v. HENRIETTA DONHAUER, b. March 08, 1836.
More About HENRIETTA DONHAUER:
Baptism: July 24, 1836, St. Peter's Lutheran North
4. vi. AARON DANEHOWER, b. February 10, 1838, North
Montgomery County, PA.
Generation No. 2
2. EMALINE5 DANEHOWER (THOMAS4, ?3, ABRAHAM2,
was born September 24, 1831. She married JAMES W. B.
ERWIN, son of
JOSEPH ERWIN and HANNAH MORRISON. He was born
November 21, 1827 in
County, PA, and died Bet. 1859 - 1870.
More About EMALINE DANEHOWER:
Baptism: St. Peter's Lutheran North Wales, Montgomery
Census: 1870, Easttown, Chester County, PA (41 Years
Confirmation: June 15, 1851, St. Peter's Lutheran
Children of EMALINE DANEHOWER and JAMES ERWIN are:
i. WILLIAM B.6 ERWIN, b. September 12, 1853,
Montgomery County, PA; d. January 05, 1929, Hilltown,
PA; m. MARY JANE
LEWIS, June 01, 1882, Norristown by Rev. George B.
Roberts; b. 1854,
Hilltown, PA; d.
More About WILLIAM B. ERWIN:
Burial: Lower Baptist Cemetary, Hilltown, Bucks
More About WILLIAM ERWIN and MARY LEWIS:
Marriage: June 01, 1882, Norristown by Rev. George B.
ii. JONATHAN MORRISON ERWIN, b. January 13, 1855,
Philadelphia, PA; d. January 23, 1910, 1916 Mt.
Vernon Street, Philadelphia, PA;
m. (1) LOUISA FICHTNER, November 04, 1874,
Bridgeport, PA; b. Abt.
1855, PA; d.
February 26, 1888, Philadelphia, PA; m. (2)
MARGARET GREEN, January
03, 1889, The Church of the Nativitiy, Philadelphia,
PA, The Rev.
William M. Jefferis, D.D.; b. October 20, 1856,
More About JONATHAN MORRISON ERWIN:
Baptism: April 15, 1882, Evangelical Lutheran Church
of the Trinity,
Norristown, PA by Rev Weddel
Burial: Northwood Cemetary
Confirmation: April 15, 1882, Evangelical Lutheran
Church of the
Trinity, Norristown, PA by Rev Weddel
Residence: Bet. 1874 - 1888, Appears in the
Bridgeport, PA directory
More About JONATHAN ERWIN and LOUISA FICHTNER:
Marriage: November 04, 1874, Bridgeport, PA
More About MARGARET GREEN:
Residence: January 02, 1889, 706 Green, Philadelphia,
More About JONATHAN ERWIN and MARGARET GREEN:
Marriage: January 03, 1889, The Church of the
PA, The Rev. William M. Jefferis, D.D.
iii. JAMES ERWIN, b. Abt. 1857.
iv. EMMA R. ERWIN, b. 1858; m. JOHN C. LESHER,
Abt. 1888; b. Abt.
1860; d. September 30, 1916, Hatboro, PA.
More About JOHN LESHER and EMMA ERWIN:
Marriage: Abt. 1888
v. JOSEPH ERWIN, b. 1859.
3. ALBERT5 DANEHOWER (THOMAS4, ?3, ABRAHAM2, ABRAHAM1
was born January 19, 1833. He married SARAH. She was
More About ALBERT DANEHOWER:
Baptism: March 30, 1834, St. Peter's North Wales,
Census: 1870, Easttown, Chester County, PA (38 Years
Children of ALBERT DANEHOWER and SARAH are:
i. MARY J.6 DONHAUER, b. 1875.
ii. CHARLES H. DONHAUER, b. 1873.
iii. JAMES M. DONHAUER, b. 1872.
iv. JOSEPH DONHAUER, b. 1871.
4. AARON5 DANEHOWER (THOMAS4, ?3, ABRAHAM2,
ABRAHAM1 DANNAHAWER) was born February 10, 1838 in
North Wales, Montgomery County, PA.
More About AARON DANEHOWER:
Baptism: October 15, 1838, St. John's Lutheran Church,
Census: 1870, Easttown, Chester County, PA (36 Years
Child of AARON DANEHOWER is:
i. RACHAEL6 DANEHOWER, b. 1857
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