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b. possibly Holland
m. unknown, possibly Philadelphia
d. in New York City, probably before 1863
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):
From Greenwood Cemetery,
Gravestone of Wilhelmina Kurfis
|Mary Kurfis||Christian Kurfis|
|Genealogy of Stephen R.
Moore - Family Page of Christian Kurfis and Wilhelmina --?--
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