Killian/Killion Family Genealogy

ANDREAS KILLIAN son of Andreas Kilian (Sr.), Located Old St. Paul Church, Newton, NC a cooper from Steinbach an der Holzecke, Germany, and his wife Dorothea Knaus, born 1702 and Baptist On Friday, 1 December 1702 in Steinbach, Germany.  Came to America 1732 on ship Adventure, arriving in PA. Later moved to North Carolina ca. 1747 living is what was then Lincoln County. Died ca. 1788. Assumed buried in Old Saint Paul's Church Cemetery, Newton, North Carolina.

Children of ANDREAS KILLIAN are:

Margaret, Leonard, John, Jean, Crate, Andrew, George, Catherine, Daniel, Samuel, Christianna, Elizabeth.

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My Killian Data Base (has 20,485 individuals and 7,041 marriages as of 7/15/2018) consist mainly of descendents of son, Samuel Killian, althrough it does contain descendents of all Andreas Killian children. It also includes the Forefathers of Andreas Killian (b:1702) back to Sebastian Kilian (b:bef 1570).

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Josie Leander "Lee" Killian
daughter Bertha

Josie Leander and daughter Bertha Killian

Hattie Herman 'Mama' Killian

Hattie 'Mama' Herman Killian

Neta Killian Setzer (My Mother)

Neta Killian Setzer

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