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Abraham Gross Overholt

Birthdate: (47)
Death: January 3, 1897 (47)
Place of Burial: Doylestown Mennonite Church Cemetery, Doylestown, Bucks, Pa
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Wismer Overholt and Magdalena Overholt
Husband of Mary Bishop Overholt and Anna Reiff Overholt
Father of Catherine "Katie" Wismer Gehman; Margaret "Maggie" Wismer Overholt; Emma Wismer Trauger; Mary Wismer Overholt; Anna W. Bergey and 2 others
Brother of Mary Royer; Rebecca Gross Histand; Isaac Gross Overholt; Heinrich "Henry" Gross Overholt; Susanna Overholt and 1 other

Occupation: Carpenter
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About Abraham Gross Overholt

A Brief History of Jacob Wismer and a Complete Genealogical Family Register With Biographies of His Descendants from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time By A J Fretz, Eli Wismer

http://books.google.com/books?id=nwBgAAAAMAAJ

Page xiii, 7, 8, 10, 11

I. Jacob Wismer, (...) was born in Germany about 1684, and died in Bedminster Township, Bucks Co., Pa., Feb. 4, 1787 in his one hundred and third year.

(...)

The children of Jacob and Nanny Wismer, as near in the order of birth as could be placed were: ---Jacob, Mary, Elizabeth, Joseph, Henry, Mark, Daniel, John, Christian, Nanny, Abraham.

II. Jacob Wismer,* bn. in Bucks Co., Pa., about 1721. Mrd. Margaret ---. The dates of death of himself and wife are not known. He received his portion of his father's estate in 1783. Lived in Plumstead Twp. at what is known as the burnt mill, where he followed the occupation of miller. Children: Abraham, Isaac, Anna, Mary, Elizabeth, Jacob, Mary, Barbara, Hannah, Margaret.

III. Rev. Abraham Wismer, bn. in Bucks Co., Aug. 21, 1746. Mrd. ---. He was familiarly known as Abraham Wismer, the "long-beard." Children: Barbara, Margaret, Elizabeth, Hannah, Magdalena.

IV. Margaret Wismer, bn.—. Mrd. Abraham Overholt.—. Children: Jacob, Abraham, Isaac, Henry.

V. Abraham Overholt, bn.—. Mrd. Magdalena Gross,—. Children: Joseph, Mary, Rebecca, Henry, Susanna, Isaac, Abraham.

VI. Abraham G. Overholt, born—. Mrd. Mary, daughter of Abraham Wismer, Sen., Feb. 13, 1875. P. O., Doylestown, Pa. Carpenter. Menn. Children:

VII. Katie Overholt, bn. Apr. 21, 1876.

VII. Maggie Overholt, bn. Nov. 11, 1879.

VII. Emma Overholt, bn. July 15, 1881.

VII. Mary Overholt, born June 21, 1884.

VII. Carrie Overholt, bn. Aug. 16, 1887.


A Brief History of Jacob Wismer and a Complete Genealogical Family Register With Biographies of His Descendants from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time By A J Fretz, Eli Wismer

http://books.google.com/books?id=nwBgAAAAMAAJ

Page 172

VI. Mary Wismer, bn. Dec. 4, 1853; died July 5, 1891. Mrd. Abraham G. Overholt. (See Index of References No. 53.)

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Abraham Gross Overholt's Timeline

1849
July 20, 1849
1876
April 21, 1876
Age 26
1879
November 11, 1879
Age 30
Doylestown, Bucks, Pa
1881
July 15, 1881
Age 31
1884
June 21, 1884
Age 34
1887
August 16, 1887
Age 38
1891
June 9, 1891
Age 41
1895
May 5, 1895
Age 45
1897
January 3, 1897
Age 47