The Shroh Family

of New York

. Shroh Family Description
Three Generation Lineage
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Shroh Family Description

John Shroh was born in Bavaria, Germany in 1826, and immigrated to the US before 1850. He married Catherine WEINER, born in 1832, in Bavaria, Germany. He was probably married when he immigrated. The couple settled in NYC, where John worked as a cartman.

John and Catherine had seven children. One son, William Shroh, born in 1861 in NYC, married Agnes C. McCabe, from Holyoke, Hampden Co, MA.

William and Agnes (McCabe) Shroh had one son, William Shroh, Jr., who, in about 1920, changed his name to William Charles Allen. William Allen became joined the Merchant Marines, and became a Master of Mates. He died in 1957.

Three Generation Lineage


1. John SHROH was born in 1826 in Bavaria, Germany; died in 1877/1882 in Greenwich Villiage, NY.

He married Catherine WEINER in ABT 1851.  Catherine WEINER was born in 1832 in Bavaria, Germany; died in AFT 1897.

They had the following children:

 2         i. Mary SHROH was born in 1852 in New York City, NY.
 3        ii. Catherine E. SHROH was born in 1856 in New York City, NY.
 4       iii. Wilhiemina SHROH was born in 1858 in New York City, NY.
+5        iv. William SHROH
 6         v. Francis\Frank SHROH was born in 1863 in New York City, NY.
 7        vi. Henry SHROH was born in 1865 in New York City, NY.
 8       vii. Andrew SHROH was born in 1868 in New York City, NY.


5. William SHROH was born in 1861 in New York City, NY; died in ABT 1915.

He married Agnes C. MCCABE on 17 Apr 1900 in 317 E. 118th St, NYC.  Agnes C. MCCABE was born on 16 Sep 1877 in Holyoke, Hampden Co, MA; died on 25 Apr 1934 in Philadelphia, PA.

They had the following children:

+9         i. William Charles SHROH\ALLEN


9. William Charles SHROH\ALLEN was born on 30 Jun 1901 in Manhattan, NY; died on 7 Mar 1957 in New Castle, DE.

He married Ruth Elizabeth STINSON on 25 Sep 1936 in Gretna, LA.  Ruth Elizabeth STINSON was born on 31 May 1914 in Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL; died on 21 May 1994 in Galveston, Galveston Co, TX.

They had the following children:


He also married Catherine KALESSE in ABT 1922; divorced.  Catherine KALESSE was born in ABT 1905 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co, PA; died on 27 Jun 1983 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co, PA.

They had the following children:


He also married Betty UKN in ABT 1935 in TX; divorced.  Betty UKN was born in ABT 1912.

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