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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
Page xiii, 7, 8, 10, 12
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. Henry Overholt, bn. in Bucks Co., Pa., Jan. 25, 1817. Mrd. Elizabeth Marley, Nov. 11, 1847. P. O., Blake, O. Blacksmith. Menn. Children: Margaret, Salome, Susan, Maria, Jacob, Isaac, Joseph, Abraham, John, Samuel, Henry, Elizabeth.
Henry Overholt's Timeline
January 25, 1817
Bucks, PA, USA
September 29, 1848
Medina, OH, USA
October 13, 1849
February 3, 1851
September 29, 1852
July 25, 1854
January 11, 1856
June 10, 1858
June 10, 1858