Johann "John" COLLING 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 son of Christopher Jacob COLLING and Maria Barbara MEYERS, was born 8 Feb 1763 in Dasburg, Bitburg, , Prussia,1, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 died 11 Jan 1805 in Dasburg, Bitburg, , French Republic1, 3, 11, 12, 13 at age 41, and was buried in Dasburg, , District of Trier, Prussia.1
Other names for Johann were Johan COLLING, 14 Johann COLLONG, 6, 15 Joannis KOLLING, and 16 Johann KOLLING. 6
Ancestral File Number: 11MC-JNG.
He has conflicting birth information of 8 Feb 1765 and Dasburg, , District of Trier, Prussia. 19
He worked as a slateroofer in Dasburg, Bitburg, , Prussia.18
He has conflicting death information of 11 Jan 1805 and Dasburg, , District of Trier, Prussia.17
He has conflicting death information. Twenty first of Novose (December)__in the 13th year of the French Republic.
Johann became a Schieferdecker or slateroofer/ Egon Colling
General Notes: Born in Richter's-Colling House #116. The information is from "The Colling Family in America" Written by Jerry Colling
1763 Egon Colling found that in 1763 Christopher and Barbara Jean Mathieu Colling became the parents of Johann Colling in Dasburg, a little town on the western border of Germany across the river from Luxembourg.
The Collings in America, Volume 3, pg. 10,
III Band, Blatt 115, --Dasburg Colling--
Traf - Register: 2, 139, 10; Datum der Geburt: Jahr 1763, Mon. Febr, Tag 8; Namen der Eltern: Christophus und Barbara; Name des Kindes: Johann; Paten und Patertante (Gäu?) und ihr _______________
Baptism Register: 2, 139, 10; Date of Birth: 8 Feb 1763; Name of Parents: Christophus and Barbara; Name of Child: Johann; God Parents: blank
1787 Married Margaretha HOFFMAN, H155.
. He built their house in the 1700's. Theodor was born in this little stone house. The barn part of the house has massive log beams and a cobbled floor. The loft was used for storing food, according to a paper written by the local parish priest in 1830. The house has an old German motto "Gruss Gott, tritt ein, Bring Gluck hierein" (Praise God! Step in! Bring luck herein.) Herr Alfred Putz (German contact of Jerry D. Colling) was born in this house in 1904, and still lives in the same house. His daughter's family built a 2-story House on the right of it.7
1832 Theodorus is the mature son of the earlier deceased Johann Colling, a lifelong occupation of slateroofer, resident of Dasburg, who died at Dasburg, from the twenty first of Novose December)_____ in the 13th year of the French Republic.20
The Collings in America, Volume 3, pg 9, III Band, Fortsetzung Blatt 116
Sterbe - Register: 5, 186, 2; Datum des Sterbfalles: Jahr 1805, Mon. Jan, Tag 11; Name des Verstorbenen: Colling, Johann; Eltern und Sterbezeugen: Ehemann der Margaretha Hoffmann
Death Register: 15, 186, 2; Date of Death: 11 Jan 1805; Name of Deceased: Colling, Johann; Death Witness: Husband of Margeretha Hoffmann
1. Ancestral Files at LDS Family History Center, Salt Lake City, Utah or Mesa, AZ,
2. Family Histories - 23 Typed pages, Compiler: Lucille's collection), Johnn
Pg. 2 1/2 Johann pg. 2.
3. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, Jerry D. Colling (corrected 24 Dec 1983).
4. Letter - Dec 1983 Christmas, Jerry D. Colling, pg. 4 Joannes Collong, signed jofHnna
5. 1880 United States Federal Census, Submitted by: Lois
6. Chart - Colling Descendents, Compiler: Martin Colling, Egon Colling, Jerry Colling and
7. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling , 1763.
8. Family Histories - 23 Typed pages Compiler: Lucille's collection), date & place.
9. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, Jerry D. Colling (corrected 24 Dec 1983),
10. Evelyn's Collection, Tauf-Register 2-139-10, Dasburg Colling -.
11. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 1, pg. 2.
12. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, 1805.
13. Family Histories - 23 Typed pages, Compiler: Lucille's collection).
14. GEDCOM - Joachim (URL: http://home.pi.se/collings-system/fam/a-fam-us.htm
15. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 3, pg. 6.
16. Family Records - Vital Records, Family Search, Vital Records Index, Western Europe
.....Family History Resource File CD set by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (CD
17. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn
18. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling
19. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Theodore Colling Family Group Record.
20. Information from Egon Colling