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The Swiss Mennonite Emigrant Ancestors - Pioneers and First Familes

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  • Wendel Santmann Bauman (c.1665 - 1735)
    The Genealogical Record of Reverend Hans Herr written in 1908 by Theodore W Herr, Genealogist, after much research has a list of the children of Rev. Hans Herr and Anna is not included. I wonder if Ann...
  • Christian Berkey (1715 - 1797)
  • Christian Daniel Miller Sr. (1708 - 1785)
    Christian Daniel Miller Pedigree Male Family -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Event(s): Birth: 1708 , Lebanon, Pennsylvania Christening: ...
  • John M. Miller, Sr. (c.1724 - 1798)
    John "Hannes" M. Miller, Sr. b.c.1724 in La Sagneule, Switzerland d. July 17, 1798 in Brothersvalley, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States. One source says born in Salles, Bas Rhin, France about 1730....

A collaborative effort between any and all interested parties (and/or descendants) to collect, confirm, and accurately complete the profiles and family trees of the Pioneers and First Families of our Swiss Mennonite Emigrant Ancestors. Sub projects could included "Cleaning David Martin's Tree", "Descendants of The Reverend Bishop Hans Haas Herr", and "The Weber Brothers of Weaverland and Weberthal". Collaborators please feel free to revise and/or edit the project description, add Patriarchs (and Matriarchs) of additional relevant First Families, suggest other potential sub-projects, provide links to research materials and other resources for the gathering of information, and to invite all of your Swiss relatives to join the project. Organizers and Leaders (and their ideas and suggestions for moving forward through this monumental task) are welcome, as this will be no easy feat.