Christian Kurfis and Wilhelmina --?-- (1775-1863)  

Last Updated 9/1/00

Christian KURFIS
b. possibly Holland
m. unknown, possibly Philadelphia
d. in New York City, probably before 1863

Wilhelmina --?--
b. 1775
d. 1863 in Rockford, IL; bur. in Greenwood Cemetery, Rockford

Christian Kurfis is probably the Ch. Korfes who arrived in Philadelphia 30 Sep 1800 aboard the Brig Tryphena from Amsterdam. Chrisitian was a baker in Philadelphia. They moved to New York City before 1827. Apparently, Christian died there, and Wilhelmina followed her grandchildren to Rockford.

Daughter of Christian and Wilhelmina Kurfis (others possible):

  1. Mary Kurfis, b. 1801.
Pictures and Stuff

From Greenwood Cemetery, Rockford:
    Gravestone of Wilhelmina Kurfis

Five-Generation Pedigree Chart

Offspring This Family Parents Grandparents Great-grandparents
Mary Kurfis Christian Kurfis
Wilhelmina --?--

Genealogy of Stephen R. Moore - Family Page of Christian Kurfis and Wilhelmina --?--
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