Descendants of Michael Protz


Michael Protz was born in Prussia in the 1820’s. He and his wife (name unknown) were the parents of Christopher “Christ” Protz, who married Amelia Liege in about 1872. Christ and Amelia emigrated to America in about 1890 with their seven oldest children, and had three more after their arrival in Jackson and Monroe counties.

Michael’s grandchildren married into families such as Rosenow, Schulz, Braun, Anderson, Pennewell, and Opheim.

All of the Protz families in Monroe County descend from Michael.

Gary Griggs
117-3 Whitetail Way
Pawleys Plantation
Pawleys Island, SC 29585

Created 1 December 2015 with RootsMagic Genealogy Software