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Thomas Danenhower

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  Also spelled Dannehauer, Danenhour, Donnahower, etc.

 

Surname: The German spelling, Dannenhauer, means cutter of fir trees.   

The last name can be spelled in a variety of ways.


PREFIXES:
Dane, Dene, Done, Danne, Denne, Donne, Danen, Dinen,
Donen, Dannen, Dinnen, Donnen, Daven, Dauen, Dannin,
Dinnin, Donnin


SUFFIXES:
Hower, Hour, Hauer, Houer, Houser, Hauser, Haurer,
Houen

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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Vital Records

 Births

Pennsylvania Vital Records,” r929.3748, vol i.

p. 537, Feb. 27, 1757, Abraham Dannenhauer’s son, Andreas.

p. 539, Communicant members May 1750, Abraham Danenhour, wf. Anna Catharina.

From “Pennsylvania Births Philadelphia County 1766-1780", John T. Humphrey, Humphrey Publications, Washington D.C., 1995 (vol. 2)

Name                           Date                             Father, Mother              Place

Danenhauer,Elizabeth       ca Sept 1768                Jacob, Maria                     8

Dannehauer,

Conrath                        11Oct. 1766                Jacob, Maria               10

Georg                           19 Jan. 1770               Abraham, Dorothea    10

Johann Georg               11 Mar 1775                  Johannes, Eva           10

Johannes                      23 Nov. 1776                 Johannes, Eva          10

Maria Elisabetha            29 Apr  1773            Abraham, Dorothea        10

 Danhauer,  Maria Elisabeth            22 Aug 1768            Jacob, Maria             8

Dauenhauer, Maria Elisabeth            22 Aug 1768       Johannes, Anna Maria    8

Simon                           20 Aug 1773                Jacob, Maria                8

Donehorer, George                      6 Jul 1773            George, Margaret             1

Donehower, George, tw                 10 Sept 1780        George, Margaret           1

Margaret, tw                10 Sept. 1780                   George, Margaret               1

 Sources: 8. Records of St. Michael’s and Zion Lutheran Church, Philadelphia. St. Michael’s Lutheran eas established in 1728; Zion Lutheran in 1766.

 10. Records of St. Michael’s Lutheran Church in Germantown, established in 1738.

 From “Pennsylvania Births Philadelphia County 1766-1780," John T. Humphrey, Humphrey Publications, Washington D.C., 1995 (vol. 1 1644-1765)

Danhauer, Anna Barbara               7 Sept. 1764                James, Mary             12

Dannehauer, Cathareina             bp 24 Apr 1754      Goutfried, Anna Cathareina                    11           

Catharina                                   5 Mar 1744             Georg, not given             10

 Dannenahuer, Abraham              9 Aug 1746              Georg, Elisabeth             10

Dannenhauer, Anna Maria            25 Feb 1749            Jurg, Elisabeth                 10

Carl (twin)                    21 May 1756                Georg, Elisabetha                       10

Georg (tw)                   21 May 1756                                                              

Johann Georg               2 Aug. 1750                Johann Georg, Catharina              10

Johannes                      26 Feb 1751                Georg,Elisabeth                           10

Dannerhauer, Dorothea  21 May 1753                Georg,Elisabeth                           10

11. Records of the German Reformed Church in Germantown, baptismal register begins 1753.

12. Records of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Baptismal register begins 1758.

 From Frank O’Donnell                                            Danehower births recorded at St. John's Lutheran Church in Centre Square, 1770s-1870s.

Given name        Birth year        Parents

Abraham           1792              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Anna              1798              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Anna Maria        1788              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Elizabeteh        1777              Johannes and Margaretta
Elizabeteh        1790              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Esther            1805              Heinrich and Elizabeth

George            1862              George H. and Catherine
Heinrich          1783              Abraham and Elizabeth
Heinrich          1807              Jacob and Catherine
Henry             1823              John and Catherine
Johannes           1802              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Hustice           1821              John and Catherine
Levina            1825              John and Catherine
Lidia             1794              Hainrig and Elizabeth
Sarah             1829              John and Catherine
Sarah Amanda      1860              Roland and Annie
Simon             1827              Thomas and Maria

Solomon           1800              Heinrich and Elizabeth
Jacob Gilbert     1855              Roland and Anna
Aron              1838              Thomas and Rachel
Daniel G.         1853              Roland and Anna
George            1862              George H. and Catherine
Howard Alburtus   1878              Milton
William C.        [bap 1870 "at confirmation"]


Record of Pennsylvania Marriages Prior to 1810                                                      Volume 1 Marriage Record of the Swedes' Church, (Gloria Dei.), Philadelphia 1750–1810

 1786, May 18, Boneson, Sarah, and George Danehower.

DANENHOUR BIBLE RECORDS

From The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, BIB/1:1 through BIB/1:21,                          Compiled by Frances Schive Smith                                                                           Danenhower, (pages,) 75, 74, 78, 79, 710, 711, 2477 

Page 76

Births                                                                                                                                George Danenhower, son of John and Elizabeth (YERKES) Danenhower was born June 13, 1803                                                            Catharine Danenhower was born September 22, 1804                            Eva (?) Danenhower, was born (can’t read) 1805 (?)                        Charles (?) Danenhower was born Octber 15th, 1806                                                        Sarah Danenhower, February (?), 1808.                                                                               John Danenhower, Sept. 27, 1809                                                                                          Rex Danenhower, Aug. 5, 1811                                                                                            Anna Elizabeth Danenhower, Aug. 22, 1814                                                                   Abraham Danenhower, Feb. 16, 1819                                            page 79

BIRTHS                                                                                                                           Catharine, daughter of George and Elizabeth Danenhower was born September 3, 1828                                                                                                                                         John was born (can’t read)                                                                                                  Sarah Danenhower was born January 6, 1833                                                                 George B (?) Danenhower was born June 27, 1835                                                         Rachel S. Danenhower was born (can’t read) 1837                                                          William A. Danenhower was born July 13, 1840                                                               Charles Danenhower was born July 10th 1842                                                                 George D. Woodward 1870 June 1860                        Page 710

BIRTHS                                                                                                                                George Danenhower, son of John & Elizabeth Danenhower was born June 13th, 1803                                                                                                                                  Catharine Danenhower was born September 22, 1804                                                          Eva (can’t read) 1805                                                                                                         Charles Danenhower was born October 15th, 1806                                                              Sara Danenhower, Feb 5, 1808                                                                                             John Danenhower, September 17th, 1809                                                                              Rex Danenhower, August 4, 1811                                                                                        Anna Elizabeth Danenhower, August 22, 1814                                                               Abraham Danenhower , Feb. 16, 1819                                            Page 711

BIRTHS

Catharine Daughter of George and Elizabeth Danenhower was born Sept. 3, 1818                                                                                                                                         John was born Oct. 18th, 18??                                                                                             Sarah (or Jacob) born Jan. 6th, 1833                                                                                 George B. Danenhower was born June 27th, 1835                                                            Rachel S. Danenhower was born (can’t read) 1837                                                           William R. Danenhower was born July 13th, 1840                                                             Charles Danenhower, July 10th, 1842                                                                                 Sarah or Jacob was born November 20th, 1844

 FROM "Montgomery County Births 1682-1800," By John T. Humphrey

Damhauer, Catharina               5 Aug. 1786                Henrichwife        16

Dannahauer, Elisabeth              25 May 1786             Jacob, Elisabeth    

George                                31 May 1782        George,Catharina                    23

Danehauer                    26 Mar 1795                Abraham, Elizabeth                   24

Joseph                          15 Jan 1794                  Abraham, Elizabeth                 24

Philip                            20 jun  1791                John, Elizabeth                        14

Samuel                         14 June 1796                Abraham, Elizabeth                  24

Danenhauer

Jacob                           22 Apr 1790                Jacob, Elizabeth          24

Philip                            20 June 1791             Jacob,  Elizabeth          23

Samuel                         14 June 1796               Abraham, Elizabeth      23

 Dannenhauer

Elizabeth                       9 July 1777                Johannes, Margaretha Eliab 22

Hainrig                          1 Feb 1794                Hainrig, Elizabeth          24

Jacob                           19 Sep 1788                Johann, Elizabeth          12

 Dannehaur       

Anna                            14 Sep 1798                Heinrich            Elizabeth          22

Lidia                             20 Feb 1794                Hinrig               Elizabeth          22

Solomon                       10 Apr 1800                Heinrich            Elizabeth          22

Dannehaut       

Abrham                        5 Jun 1792                Heinrich            Elizabeth          22

Anna Maria                  28 Dec. 1788                    Heinrich            Elizabeth          22

Elizabeth                       11 Aug. 1790                    Henrich            Elizabeth          22

Dannenhauer

Catharina                      15 May 1784                Jacob               Elizabeth          23

 Dannhauer

Hannah             17 Jun            1794                John                 Elizabeth          13

 Dannhaur

Abraham                      10 Sep 1791                Abraham            Elizabeth          24

Anna Maria                  27 Dec 1789                Abraham            Elizabeth          24

 Daunenhauer

Magdalena                   17 May 1780                John                 Maria Elisabeth            14

Birth Index: Southeastern PA, 1680-1800

Child:                       George Danahauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                31 May 1782

Location: Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown

County:                Montgomery

Father:     George Danahauer

Mother:    Mrs. Catharina Danahauer

 Child:                       Elisabeth Danahauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                25 May 1786

Location: Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Jacob Danahauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Danahauer

 Child:                       Hans Michael Danchauar

Birth/Baptism Date:                Abt Sep 1747

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Hans Jurg Danchauar

Mother:    Mrs. Catharina Danchauar

 Child:                       Elisabeth Danenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                Abt Sep 1768

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Jacob Danenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Maria Danenhauer

 Child:                       Johannes Danenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                27 Feb 1788

Location: Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Jacob Danenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Danenhauer

 Child:                       Jacob Danenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                22 Apr 1790

Location: Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Jacob Danenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Danenhauer

 Child:                       Anna Barbara Danhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                7 Sep 1764

Location: St. Joseph's Catholic Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     James Danhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Mary Danhauer 

Child:                       Maria Elisabeth Danhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                22 Aug 1768

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Johannes Danhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Maria Danhauer

 Child:                       Catharina Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                5 Mar 1744

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Georg Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. ??? Dannehauer

 Child:                       Eva Dorothea Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                4 Feb 1760

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannehauer

Child:                       Joes Henricus Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                7 Sep 1763

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon Township County:                Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Catharina Dannehauer 

Child:                       Georg Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                19 Jan 1770

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Abraham Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Dorothea Dannehauer

 Child:                       Maria Elisabetha Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                29 Apr 1773

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Abraham Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Dorothea Dannehauer

Child:                       Cathareina Dannehauer

Baptism Date:                24 Apr 1754

Location: Reformed Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

State:                Pennsylvania

Father:     Gottfried Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Cathareina Dannehauer

 Child:                       Anna Catharine Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                30 Sep 1780

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Georg Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannehauer 

Child:                       Maria Sarah Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                20 Jan 1758

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Catharina Dannehauer

 Child:                       Johann Georg Dannehauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                11 Mar 1775

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Johannes Dannehauer

Mother:    Mrs. Eva Dannehauer

 Child:                       Thomas Dannehaur

Birth/Baptism Date:                1 Jan 1798

Location: St. Peter's Lutheran Church, North Wales

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Abraham Dannehaur

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabetha Dannehaur 

Child:                       Abraham Dannehaut

Birth/Baptism Date:                5 Jun 1792

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Centre Square

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Heinrich Dannehaut

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Dannehaut

 Child:                       Anna Maria Dannehaut

Birth/Baptism Date:                28 Dec 1788

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Centre Square

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Heinrich Dannehaut

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Dannehaut

Child:                       Elizabeth Dannehaut

Birth/Baptism Date:                11 Aug 1790

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Centre Square

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Heinrich Dannehaut

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Dannehaut

 Child:                       Heinrich Dannehaut

Birth/Baptism Date:                26 Jul 1783

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Centre Square

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Abraham Dannehaut

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Dannehaut

 Child:                       Abraham Dannenahuer

Birth/Baptism Date:                9 Aug 1746

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Georg Dannenahuer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannenahuer

 Child:                       Abraham Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                7 Jul 1786

Location: Tohickon Lutheran Church, Bedminster County:                Bucks

Father:     John Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Maria Elizabeth Dannenhauer 

Child:                       Andreas Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                6 Feb 1756

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Anna Catharina Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                22 Apr 1748

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannenhauer 

Child:                       Anna Maria Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                25 Feb 1749

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Jurg Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannenhauer 

Child:                       Carl Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                21 May 1756

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia  Comment:                Twin

Father:     Georg Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabetha Dannenhauer 

Child:                       Catharina Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                15 May 1784

Location: Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Jacob Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Elisabeth Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                12 Mar 1750

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Georg Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                21 May 1756

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

Comment:                Twin

Father:     Georg Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabetha Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Johann Georg Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                2 Aug 1750

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Johann Georg Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Catharina Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Johannes Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                26 Feb 1751

location:   St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Georg Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannenhauer

 Child:                       John Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                22 Sep 1751

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannenhauer 

Child:                       John Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                5 Sep 1783

Location: Tohickon Lutheran Church, Bedminster

County:    Bucks

Father:     John Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Maria Elizabeth Dannenhauer

 Child:                       John Georg Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                23 Sep 1748

Location: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Upper Saucon

County:    Lehigh

Father:     Abraham Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Catharina Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Sarah Dannenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                17 Jan 1782

Location: Tohickon Lutheran Church, Bedminster

County:    Bucks

Father:     John Dannenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elizabeth Dannenhauer

 Child:                       Dorothea Dannerhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                21 May 1753

Location: St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Germantown

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Georg Dannerhauer

 Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannerhauer

 Child:                       Hannah Dannhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                17 Jun 1794

Location: Indian Creek Reformed Church, Franconia County:                Montgomery

Father:     John Dannhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannhauer 

Child:                       Abraham Dannhaur

Birth/Baptism Date:                10 Sep 1791

Location: St. Peter's Lutheran Church, North Wales

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Abraham Dannhaur

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannhaur

 Child:                       Anna Maria Dannhaur

Birth/Baptism Date:                27 Dec 1789

Location: St. Peter's Lutheran Church, North Wales

County:                Montgomery

Father:     Abraham Dannhaur

Mother:    Mrs. Elisabeth Dannhaur

 Child:                       Johannes Dauenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                3 Jan 1752

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Godfried Dauenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Cathrina Dauenhauer

 Child:                       Maria Elisabeth Dauenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                22 Aug 1768

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Johannes Dauenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Maria Dauenhauer

 Child:                       Simon Dauenhauer

Birth/Baptism Date:                20 Aug 1773

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Jacob Dauenhauer

Mother:    Mrs. Maria Dauenhauer

 Child:                       George Donehorer

Birth/Baptism Date:                6 Jul 1773

Location: Gloria Dei or Old Swedes Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     George Donehorer

Mother:    Mrs. Margareth Donehorer

 Child:                       John Donehow

/Baptism Date:                16 Jun 1755

Location: St. James' Episcopal Church, Lancaster

County:                Lancaster

Father:     Timothy Donehow

Mother:    Mrs. Catharine Donehow

Child:                       George Donehower

Birth/Baptism Date:                10 Sep 1780

Location: Gloria Dei or Old Swedes Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia     Comment:  Twin

Father:     George Donehower

Mother:    Mrs. Margaret Donehower

 Child:                       Margaret Donehower

Birth/Baptism Date:                10 Sep 1780

Location: Gloria Dei or Old Swedes Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia     Comment:  Twin

 Father:     George Donehower

Mother:    Mrs. Margaret Donehower

 Child:                       Johann Donnehaur

Birth/Baptism Date:                6 Dec 1779

Location: St. Michael's and Zion Lutheran Church

County:                Philadelphia

Father:     Thimothy Donnehaur

Mother:    Mrs. Anna Donnehaur

 Child:                       John Christian Donntheuer

Birth/Baptism Date:                15 Feb 1746

Source:   Personal register of Rev. John Casper Stoever

Father:     Jacob Donntheuer

Mother:    Mrs. ??? Donntheuer

Child:                       Susanna Donntheuer

Birth/Baptism Date:                25 Jun 1747

Source:   Personal register of Rev. John Casper Stoever

Father:     Jacob Donntheuer

Mother:    Mrs. ??? Donntheuer

  Sources: 12 Records of the Old Goshenhoppen Lutheran Church in Upper Salford Township.

13 Records of the Indian Creek Reformed Church in Franconia Township.

14 Records of the Indianfield Lutheran Church in Franconia Township, also known as Little Zion Lutheran Church.

16 Records of Wentz’s Reformed Church in Worcester Township.

22 Records of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Centre Square Whitpain Township

23 Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown, Pottsgrove Township

24 Records of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, North Wales Township

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