West Leyden Evangelical Lutheran and German Reformed Parish
located at West Leyden, Lewis County, NY
BAPTISMS
Source:  Church Book of the Evangelical Lutheran and German Reformed Parish at West Leyden, Lewis Co., LDS/FHC microfilm #1479678 Item 6

Most entries also have 2 or more sponsors which I have not notated herein.  However, the sponsors can be important clues, as many times they are other extended family members!  Please refer to the original source for the best possible translation and complete record!
 

This listing is in the order of baptism (not birth order).
The columns for all entries are:
Column  Description
1st record number as given in the document
2nd first name of child/individual baptised
3rd date of birth and place if given
4th date of baptism
5th parents if given, else surname only

1843-1844

1 Katharina 8 Aug 1843 8 Oct 1843 Michael Eckard
2 Ann 20? Feb 1841 15 Oct 1843 Christian Jacky
3 Christian 14 Jun 1843 15 Oct 1843 Christian Jacky
4 Jakob 3 Aug 1844 14 Aug 1844 Philipp Rübel
5 Wilhelm 22 Nov 1844 26 Dec 1844 Georg Triess
6 Pauline 4 May 1840 Nov 1844 [Kaspar] Stadlin
7 Eva 10 Dec? 1842 Nov 1844 [Kaspar] Stadlin
8 Karl? 14 Feb 1844 Nov 1844 [Kaspar] Stadlin

1845-1847

9 Magdalena 14 Jul 1845 1 Sep 1845 Christian Jacky
10 Philipp 18 Dec 1845 1 Jan 1846 Gottfried Klessman
11 Michael 10 Mar 1846 27 Mar 1846 Michael Eckard
12 Friedrich 4 Nov 1846 12 Dec 1846 Philipp Beyel
13 Louisa 4 Jan 1847 14 Jan 1847 Georg Klessman
14 Friedrich 29 May 1847 6 Jan 1847 Friedrich Schopfer
15 Margartha 30 Jun 1847 4 Jul 1847 Philpp Rübel
16 Philippiene 1 Nov 1847
in W. Leyden
2 Dec 1847 Christian Jacky

1848-1849

17 Lisetta? 4 Feb 1848 in W. Leyden 20 Feb 1848 Gottfried Klessmann
18 Elisabeth 11 Jun 1848 in W. Leyden 6 Jul 1848 Mich. Eckardt
19 Magdalena Christiana 26 Aug 1848 in W. Leyden 22 Oct 1848 Fried. Meyer
20 Philippine 16 oct 1848 in W. Leyden 5 Dec 1848 Friedr. Kerschbacher
21 Emielie Auguste 1 Feb 1848 in W. Leyden 18 mar 1848 Georg Triess
22 Friedrich 6 Mar 1849 in W. Leyden 5 Apr 1849 Jacob Ernst
23 Magdalena 20 Mar 1849 24 Apr 1849 Phl. Beyel
24 Heinrich 8 Feb 1849 15 Mar 1849 Gottlieb Meiers

1850-1851

25 Emilie 7 Aug 1850 3 Oct 1850 Michael Eckhard
26 Magdalena 8 Feb 1851 28 Jan1851 Friedrich Schopfer and Margar. nee Rusi?
27 Salome Kannedy 22 Mar 1851 20 Apr 1851 Philipp Beyl and Elisabeth nee Pfortner
28 Heinrich Samuel 14 Apr 1851 20 May 1851 Georg Triess and Katharina nee Maurer
29 Joh. 3? Aug 1851 28 Aug 1851 Gottfr. Klessmann and Henriette nee Schwenger
30 Charlotte Philippine Heidschow? 20 Jun 1851 17 Sep 1851 [sponsors Heinrich and Charlotte Draxel]
[is "Heidschow" a surname?]
31 Johanna Auguste Emilia Ottilie 11 Oct 1851 23 Oct 1851 [possibly August] Hoffmann
32 Georg Heinrich [19 Aug 1851] 26 Oct 1851 [Heinrich] Feuerstein
33 Wilhelm 22 Sep 1851 11 Dec 1851 Andreas Hass
34 Peter Fritz 27 Nov 1851 25 Dec 1851 Heinrich and Charlotte Draxel
35 Wilhelm 6 Oct 1851 25 Dec 1851 [Friedrich] Kerschbacher

1852

36 Carl Heinrich 30 Jul 1851 22 Feb 1852 Jacob Bergemann of Boonville
37 Christian Gottfried 15 Jan 1852 10 Feb 1852 Friedr. Knieriemer and Maria nee Bosie?
38 Magdalene Elisabeth 7 Mar 1852 18 Apr 1852 Louis Knieriemer and Magdal. nee Pfoertner
39 Carl 30 Mar 1852 20 May 1852 Christian Jacky and Elisabeth nee Eckhard
40 Anna Maria 6 Apr 1852 23 May 1852 Ziegler of West Turin
41 Emilie Christine 23 Mar 1852 25 Jun 1852 Gebhard of Boonville

1853

42 Christina Louisa 12 Jan 1853 15 Mar 1853 Balthsar Pförtner and Magdalena Elisabeth Knieriemer
43 Catharina 1853 3 Jul 1853 Friedrich Schopfer and Margaretha
44 Amalia Augusta 1 Jul 1855 2 Sep 1855 Georg Triess and C. [yes it says 1855!]
45 Heinrich David 23 Jan 1853 9 Jun 1853 David Roser and Carolina Baker
46 Jacob 25 May 1853
in W. Leyden
5 Jun 1853 Jacob Roser and Maria Kils?
47 Anna Maria 19 Mar 1849 19 Jun 1853 Johann Reis? and Christina Goetz?
48 Johann Christian 14 Oct 1850 19 Jun 1843 Johann Reis? and Christina Goetz?
49 Emilie 4 Jun 1853 19 Jun 1853 Johann Schmucker and Maria
50 Anna Elisabetta 4 Sep 1853 20 Nov 1853 Jacob Ernest? and wife nee Scherrer
51 [no entry]

1854

52 Liesebet Louise Christina 31 Oct 1853 8 Jan 1854 Luwik? Knieriemer and wife nee Pfördner
53 Carl heinrich Beyl 22 May? 1854 3 Jun 1854 Philipp and Elisabeth Beyl
54 Friedrich Roser 16 Mar 1854 5 Jun 1854 Heinrich and Catharina Roser
55 Georg Friederich 23 Oct 1853 5 Jun 1854 Georg and Christina Sasseberger
56 Emilia Lisabeth [18 Mar 1852] 6 Jul 1854 Gottlieb Haas
57 Caroline Salome 6 Aug 1854
in W. Leyden
20 Aug 1854 Heinrich Wolf of Erlenbrunn and Catharine nee Traxel
58 Franz 21 Aug 1854
in W. Leyden
3 Sep 1854 Jacob Roser and Maria Kielz
59 Jacob Heinrich 28 Jul 1854
in W. Leyden
24 Sep 1854 Franz Ziegler and Margaretha nee Settler?
60 Louise 19 Aug 1854
in W. Leyden
9 Oct 1854 Heinrich? Weber and Johanna nee ??
61 Nicolaus Bohrer 10 Nov 1854
in W. Leyden
19 Nov 1854 Friedrich? Bohrer and Christina? nee ??

1855

62 Louise Henriette 11 Nov 1854
in W. Leyden
21 Jan 1855 Joh. Heinrich Feuerstein and Elisabeth nee Beyel?
63 Mary Louisa 20 Aug 1853
in W. Leyden
7 Mar 1855 Friedrich Eckart and Catharine nee Fie?
64 Josephine 20 Nov 1854 7 Mar 1855 Friedrich Eckart and Catharina nee Fie?
65 Georg 30 Dec 1854 17 May 1855 Dorothea Müller of ??
66 Elisabethe Emilie 2 Apr 1855 1 Jul 1855 [Robert] Pförtner and Magdalena Elisabetha nee Knieriem?
67 Edward Georg 5 Jun 1855 11 Jul 1855 Georg Sassenberg and Christina? nee Maurer

1856-1857
no entries / no skipped pages

1858-1859

Magdalena Merklinger in Ava 22 Jul 1858 [Gabriel Merklinger and Sophie nee Legleitner]
Joh. Aug. Ph. in Boonville 24 Jul 1858 Schweinsberger
1 Friedrich Georg 18 Nov 1858
in Hawkingsville
6 Mar 1859 Jacob Klein and Elmina nee Andrea?
2 Magdalena 27 Sep 1857
in W. Leyden
9 Mar 1859 Michael Anker? and Elisabeth nee Horsthar?
3 Juliana 28 Jan 1859 19 Jun 1859 Heinrich Seim and Salome nee Roser
4 Georg 1 Aug 1859 8 Oct 1859 Gottfried Loffler and Pauline nee Vielhauer
5 Georg 26 Jul 1859 8 Oct 1859 Heinrich Roser and Catharina nee Schwab
6 Henrietta Mathilda 26 Aug 1859 6 Nov 1859 Peter Wolf and Catharina nee Greiner
7 Emmy Christina 4 Sep 1859 20 Nov 1859 Michael Jacky and Elisabeth nee Beyl
8 Andreas 22 Nov 1859 24 Dec 1859 Jacob Roser and Maria nee Kiel

1860

1 Georg 23 Apr 1860 27 May 1860 Georg Ammon and Friderike nee Roser
2 Catharina Mathilde 9 May 1860 3 Jun 1860 Johannes Mathäus and Elisabeth nee Franz
3 Peter Michael 20 Apr 1860 10 Jun 1860 Michael Kau and Sophia nee Rauscher
4 Franklin Friedrich 28 Nov 1859 10 Jun 1860 Friedrich Rauscher and Sophia nee Miller
5 Christian Heinrich 20 Feb 1860 12 Aug 1860 Rudolph Ludwig Boller and Catharina nee Ernst
6 Christina 11 Dec 1859 12 Aug 1860 Heinrich Bohrer and Christina nee Blom
7 Georg Albert 1 Aug 1860 18 Nov 1860 Friedrich Klesmann and Catharina nee Dauber

1861

1 Peter 16 Feb 1861 31 Mar 1861 Heinrich Bohrer and Christina nee Blom
2 Carl Edward 22 Mar 1861 14? May 1861 Wilhelm Uz? and Dorothea nee Glesmann
3 Christina Catharina 11 Apr 1861 21 Jun 1861 Nicolaus Peter and Margaretha nee Beyl
4 Theresia 12 Jul 1861 28 Jul 1861 Carl Vogt and Caroline nee Glesmann
5 Carl 11 Jul 1861 28 Jul 1861 Heinrich Roser and Catharina nee Schwab
6 Johannes 16 Jun 1861 28 Jul 1861 Johannes Jäger and Catharina nee Frank
7 Catharina Emilia 31 May 1861 27 Sep 1861 Heinrich Seim and Salome nee Roser
8 Georg 21 Oct 1860 20 Oct 1861 Georg Eckart and Carolina Gerstbacher
9 Johann Adam 27 Nov 1859 21 Oct 1861 Johann Adam Pohl and Amalia Franiscka nee Vogel
10 Louise Elisabeth 21 Mar 1859 31 Oct 1861 Georg Sassenberg and Christinanee Maurer
11 Johann Adam 12 Jun 1861 8 Dec 1861 Michael Weber and Anna nee Karstenstein
12 Anna Barbara 19 Oct 1861 19 Dec 1861 George Lang and Catharina nee Bostälter

1862

1 Eugen Washington 22 Feb 1862 26 Apr 1862 Adam Schubert and Margaretha nee Krenkel?
2 Albert Gottlieb 24 May 1862 26 Jun 1862 Friedrich Klesmann and Catharina nee Dauber
3 Carl 7 Apr 1862 5 Jul 1862 Peter Keim and Maria nee Wössner
4 Amalia Franziska 5 Nov 1861 21 Jul 1862 Georg Ammon and Friedericke nee Roser
5 Heinrich 17 Mar 1862 10 Aug 1862 Johann Adam Pohl and Amalia Franziska nee Vogel
6 Jacob 14 Aug 1862 14 Sep 1862 Heinrich Bohrer and Christina nee Blum
7 Catharina 18 Apr 1862 22 Sep 1862 Adam Stein and Elisabeth nee Wolf
8 Johann Gottfried 30 Jul 1862 28 Sep 1862 Gottfried Löffler and Pauline nee Vielhauer

1863-1865

1 Luise [son] 21 Sep 1863 11 Oct 1863 Heinrich Roser and Catharina Roser
2 Harii? 20 Jun 1863 11 Oct 1863 [mother] Salomea Hofmann?
1 Gottfried 29 Jul 1864 21 Aug 1864 Heinrich Bohrer and Christiane
2 Celiste? Cacilie? 12 Feb 1863 10 Oct 1864 Louis and Christiane Stahlecker
3 Amalie Elisabetha 11 Aug 1863 28 Aug 1864 Adam and Franziska Pohl
4 Johannetta Theresia 3 Jul 1864 28 Aug 1864 Georg and Johanne Pohl
1 Franz 26 Oct 1864 23 Apr 1865 Carl and Charlotte Käffel?

1866-1867
no entries - no pages skipped

1868-1869

1 Ludwig Clarence 2? Jan 1867
in W. Leyden
12? Apr 1868 Valentin Pohl and Amalia nee Hauer
2 Bertha Johanna 4 Apr 1867
in W. Leyden
12? Apr 1868 Georg Pohl and Johanna nee Hauer
3 Franziska 11 Jun 1868
in Lewis, Lewis Co.
9 Aug 1868 Christoph Amman and Friedrike nee Roser
4 Louise 27 Oct 1867
in Lewis, Lewis Co.
[not given] Heinrich Bohrer and Christina nee Blum
5 Louise Henriette [not given] [not given] Roser [age 47?]
6 Carl Hermann 16 Apr 1868
in W. Leyden
26 Sep 1868 Adam Pohl and Franziske nee Vogel
Jessie Rubi [daughter] 20 Aug 1869
in W. Leyden
7 Nov 1869 John Harer and Catharine nee Harvey

1870-1873
no entries - 2 pages skipped

1874

Anna Barbara 31 Dec 1870 5 Jul 1874 Johann Gerstbecker and Caroline nee Boni
Susanne Maria 17 Aug 1872 5 Jul 1874 Johann Gerstbecker and Caroline nee Boni
Caroline Phoebe 20 Feb 1874 5 Jul 1874 Johann Gerstbecker and Caroline nee Boni
Ottilie? Martha 18 Apr 1874 19 Jul 1874 Valentin Pohl and Amalie nee Rauer

1875
no entries - no pages skipped

1876-1879

Wilhelm Eduard 21 Mar 1875 10 Feb 1876 Louise Feuerstein
Carl Peter 15 Jun 1876 1 Oct 1876 Johann Wolf and Magdalene nee Beyel
Myrtie May 18 Jul 1876 15 Oct 1876 Johann Beyel and Carthaine nee Wolf
Wilhelmine Auguste 22 Apr 1876 3 Dec 1876 Samuel H. Triess and Mary nee Keim
Viola May 9 Sep 1876 15 Jul 1877 Philipp Schenkenberger
Elma Ella 2 Dec 1877 2 Feb 1878 Johann Beyel and Catharine nee Wolf
Lesta Elmina 26 Feb 1876 3 Feb 1878 Johann Harer and Catharine nee Harvey
Alta Annie 28 Feb 1878 9 Jun 1878 Charles Beyel and Carrie? nee Roser
Franz Heinrich 11 Jul 1878 3 Nov 1878 Heinrich Borer and Caroline nee Bendorf
Arthur 28 Aug 1875 28 Sep 1879 Adam Pohl and Franzisca nee Vogel
Leopold George Hower? 9 Sep 1879 28 Sep 1879 Valentin Pohl and Amalie nee Hauer?

1880
no entries - no pages skipped

1881-1883
no entries for 1882 - no pages skipped

Elmer William 25 Nov 1879
in Lewis Co.
22 May 1881 William Triess and Margarethe nee Gruebel
Bertha Emilie 26 Oct 1879
in Lewis Co.
22 May 1881 Samuel Triess and Maria nee Roser?
Friederick Carl 7 Nov 1878 26 Nov 1878 Johann Wolf and Magdalena nee Beyel
Franz Edwin 27 Jan 1883 3 Jun 1883 Johann Wolf and magdalena nee Beyel

The following entry was added in English at the end of this listing.
It is likely written by Laura herself, who possessed this book for a time.

Laura Edith 7 May 1913 [not given] Fred C. Wolfe and Myrtle Minerva nee Hurlbut
daughter of Henry Hurlbut and Janette nee Potter

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