John Litzenberg1

M, #1223, b. 29 October 1812, d. 13 January 1869
Last Edited=16 Jul 2017
     John Litzenberg, son of William Litzenberg and Christina Bottomfield, was born on 29 October 1812.1 John Litzenberg was the son of William Litzenberg and Christina Bottomfield.1

John Litzenberg married Catherine Haver This may or may not have been a marriage. Catherine Haver went on to marry Thomas E. Sharpnak and have children by him. John Litzenberg also married and had other children with Catherine Jenkins.2,3

John Litzenberg married Catherine Jenkins on 20 June 1840.1

On 3 September 1850, John Litzenberg appeared on the United States Census, at Jefferson, Greene County, Pennsylvania.4

John Litzenberg died on 13 January 1869 at Weston, Platte County, Missouri, at age 56.1,5 and was buried at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Weston, Platte County, Missouri.5

Children of John Litzenberg and Catherine Haver


  1. [S60] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and Its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (Waynesburg, Pennsylvania: Waynesburg Republican, May 25, 1950). Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S129] Paul Roos, online, Paul Roos (Ancestry World Tree), downloaded 2002.
  3. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: The Old Genealogist, Record added: Jan 25, 2009, Find A Grave Memorial# 33263215.,
  4. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Jefferson Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, written page 265, stamped page 134, line 40.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (; from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Bill Foster, Record added: Apr 21, 2012, Find A Grave Memorial# 88895821.,