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Anthony Ellmaker

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Leonard Ellmaker and Anna Margaretta Hornberger
Husband of Maria Elizabeth Lightner
Father of Mary Roberts and Isaac Ellmaker
Brother of Mary Magdalene Ellmaker; Nathaniel Ignacious Ellmaker and Jacob Ellmaker

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About Anthony Ellmaker

ELLMAKER, Anthony, born about 1729, probably in Earl, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; fondly remembered seeing George Whitefield preach at the old Pequea Presbyterian Church about 1741; married Mary Elizabeth Lightner before 1774; said to be a man of great usefulness who worked both as a surgeon and as a dentist; lived in Earl Township on 180 acres of land; elected 15 Dec 1774 to serve on the Lancaster County Committee of Observation, which had the duty of monitoring the county to ensure cooperation in resisting British tyranny; listed about 1777 as a private first class in the fourth company of the tenth battalion of the Lancaster County Militia; listed 5 Jul 1781 as a private eighth class in the eighth company of the fifth battalion of the Lancaster County Militia; died 21 Apr 1817 in Earl Township; interment in Kurtz Graveyard in Earl Township.

WILL OF ANTHONY ELLMAKER of Earl Township Lancaster County Will Book L Pages 560-561 Written: 30 January 1813 Proved: 3 May 1817 Witnesses: John Lightner, Samuel Kurtz and William Lightner Executors: Sons Isaac and Anthony Ellmaker Inscription: Anthony Ellmaker. | Departed this life | April 21, 1817. | Aged 88 years.

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Anthony Ellmaker's Timeline

1729
1729
Pennsylvania, United States
1762
July 3, 1762
Age 33
1774
1774
Age 45
Pennsylvania, United States
1817
April 21, 1817
Age 88
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1817
Age 88
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States