Barbara W. Myer (Landis)

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Barbara Wittmer Buchwalter (Landis)

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Canton Zurich, Switzerland
Death: July 17, 1782 (77)
Lampeter, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: East Earl, Lancaster, PA, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hans Jacob B. Landis and Anna Eby Landis
Wife of Hans Myer; Theodorus Y. Buckwalter and Joseph Buckwalter
Mother of Anna (or Anlea) Buckwalter; Maria (Maraela) Buckwalter; Barberra "Barbara" Landis Weber; Frantz "Francis" Buchwalter; Martha (Matalana) Buckwalter and 6 others
Sister of Heinrich (Henry) Landis; Johannes Heinrich “Ephrata John” Landis; (Reverend) Benjamin Witmer Landis; Anna Mosser Tinkey; Johannes John Landis and 1 other

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About Barbara W. Myer (Landis)

Birth: 1702 Zürich, Switzerland Death: 1782 Lampeter Lancaster County Pennsylvania, USA

Barbara, a mennonite, was the daughter of Jacob Landis and Anna Witmer. She immigrated with her parents through Germany in 1717. The Landis family were descendants of the 1614 Martyr, Hans Landis of Canton, Zurich Hirzel Switzerland.

At the age of 22 Barbara married the mennonite farmer Theodorus Yost "Durst" Buckwalter during 1724 in Lancaster Co., PA.

Between 1725 and 1746 Theodorus & Barbara had 13 children which they named: Anlea "Ann", Maria, Barbara, Frantz, Martha, Hans, Johannes, Lizzie, Abraham Landis, Joseph, Henrich, Henry and Veronica Buckwalter. They were all born in Lampeter Township, Lancaster Co., PA.

Family links:

 Jacob Landis (1667 - 1730)
 Anna Witmer Landis (1671 - 1725)

 Theodorus Yost Buckwalter (1702 - 1782)*

 Barberra Buckwalter Weber (1730 - 1796)*
 Frantz Buchwalter (1731 - 1816)*
 Johannes Buchwalter (1735 - 1808)*
 Abraham Buchwalter (1740 - 1819)*
 Henrich Buchwalter (1742 - 1805)*

 Johannes Landis (1696 - 1756)*
 Benjamin Witmer Landis (1697 - 1781)*
 Barbara Witmer Landis Buckwalter (1702 - 1782)
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Note: Cemetery has no record of burial here for this person.

Burial: Mellinger Mennonite Cemetery Lancaster Lancaster County Pennsylvania, USA

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Created by: Jack Gilchrist Record added: Mar 18, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 67087411

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Barbara W. Myer (Landis)'s Timeline

Canton Zurich, Switzerland
October 28, 1725
Age 20
Lampeter Twp, Lancaster County, PA, United States
May 5, 1728
Age 23
Lampeter, Lancaster County, PA, United States
October 16, 1730
Age 25
Lampeter, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
April 5, 1731
Age 26
Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
April 5, 1733
Age 28
Lampeter, Lancaster, PA, United States
March 30, 1735
Age 30
Lampeter, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
March 2, 1738
Age 33
Lampeter, Lancaster, Pa
September 27, 1740
Age 35
East Lampeter Twp., Lancaster County, PA, USA