Other names for Franz were Francis Otto and Frantz Otto.
Per http://www.papst-family.canadianwebs.com/custom2.html, "Mary Barbara married Franz Otto [brother of Gottlieb Otto]"
May have died on 4 March 1853
Noted events in his life were:
• Served: in the 15th NY Regiment, Third Company during the Revolutionary War. under Colonel Peter Vrooman and Captain George Rechtmyer.
Franz married Maria Barbara Papst, daughter of Johan Adam Papst (U.E.L.) and Eva Marie Ham, on 20 May 1783 in Saint Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schoharie Twp, (Schoharie), New York, United States. (Maria Barbara Papst was born on 7 Nov 1762 in Schoharie Twp, Albany (Schoharie), New York, (United States),4 died in 1798 in Wisconsin, United States and was buried in Perkins Twp, Erie, Ohio, United States.)
1 Benson, Rosemary, Our Combined Families (Online family tree hosted by Ancestry.com.), http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2591631&id=I530970754.
2 Poaps, John, Papst Family Canadianwebs (http://www.papst-family.canadianwebs.com/index.html), http://www.papst-family.canadianwebs.com/custom2.html.
3 Correspondence, Email from George Cloakey 21 Dec 2009.
Correspondence, Email from George Cloakey 21 dec 2009.