Flossy M. Overholt

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Flossy M. Overholt

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Son of Eli Overholt and Mary E. Overholt
Brother of Arthur B. Overholt
Half brother of Olive Belle Overholt and Albert Overholt

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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, 13, 19, 21, 22

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.

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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. Elizabeth Wismer, bn. —; died—. Mrd. Joseph Overholt,—. Children: Sarah, Elizabeth, Mary, Martin, Joseph, Margaret.

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, 13, 19, 20

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. Elizabeth Wismer, bn. —; died—. Mrd. Joseph Overholt,—. Children: Sarah, Elizabeth, Mary, Martin, Joseph, Margaret.

V. Martin Overholt. bn. —; died —. Mrd. Elizabeth Dinstman, July 1, 1820. Carpenter and cabinet maker. Menn. Children: Sarah, Abraham, Elizabeth Judith, Anthony, Joseph, Simeon, Eli, Jacob.

VI. Eli Overholt, bn. Jan. 23, 1841. Mrd. Catharine Baughman, Oct. 6,1869. She died Nov. 23, 1877. --- Eli mrd. second wife Mary E. Millar (widow) Sept. 11, 1881. Children:

VII. Flossy M. Overholt, bn. May 2, 1889. Mr. Overholt enlisted in Co. H., 29th Reg't, O. V. V. I., Oct. 23, 1861, fought in battles of Winchester, Port Republic and Chancellorsville, Va. He was captured by the enemy at Port Republic, and imprisoned at Belle Isle about 3 months. He was wounded at Chancellorsville and was discharged Dec. 3, 1863. Has served as post-master at Wadsworth, Ohio, under the administrations of Grant, Hayes, Garfield and Harrison.

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Flossy M. Overholt's Timeline

1889
May 2, 1889
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