John Tigges

#992, born 1857
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Doris J. Muller
Father*Henry William Tigges born 22 February 1827, died 22 February 1873
Mother*Dina Unknown died before 1870

Life Events

Birth*1857; New York1 
Census*1880; Guttenberg, Hudson, New Jersey; Living with sister Sophie as brother-in-law to Louis Emmerich and his family. Is Louis' wife Annie really John and Sophie's sister Helen? Or did Helen die? It appears their parents were born in Bremen.2 
Last Edited30 January 2018


  1. Census, 1870, Weehawken, Town of Union, NJ.
  2. Census, 1880. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 August 2017), John Tigges in household of Louis Emmerich, Guttenburg, Hudson, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district ED 52, sheet 424C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0786; FHL microfilm 1,254,786.