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Jacob Overholt

Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Overholt Overholt and Mary Wismer Overholt
Husband of Anna Overholt
Brother of Elizabeth Fretz; Martin Overholt; Barbara Overholt Leatherman; Maria Angeny Leatherman; Anna Angeny Loux and 2 others

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About Jacob 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

Page xiii, 7, 94, 98

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. Elizabeth Wismer, bn. Apr. 29, 1725; died ---. Mrd. Jacob Angeny, Nov. 11, 1762. He was bn. in 1740; died ---. Farmer and miller. Children: Elizabeth, Mary, Barbara, Jacob.

III. Mary Angeny, bn. Mar. 12, 1765; died ---. Mrd. Jacob Oberholtzer, May 17, 1791. He was born Mar. 12, 1767. Farmer. Menn. Children: Jacob, Elizabeth, Martin, Barbara, Infant, Anna, Maria, Sarah.

IV. Jacob Overholt, bn. Apr. 6, 1792; died ---. Mrd. Anna Shutt, ---. Farmer. Menn. No issue.

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April 6, 1792