Joseph B. Overholt

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Joseph B. Overholt

Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Kolb Overholt and Hannah Overholt
Husband of Sallie Overholt
Father of Hannah Overholt and Lizzie Overholt
Brother of Martin Overholt; Hetty Meyer; Anna Baum Hunsicker; Sallie Schriver; Kate Overholt and 1 other

Occupation: Farmer
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About Joseph B. 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, 99

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. Martin Overholt, born Oct. 13, 1796; died ---. Mrd. Anna Kulp, Dec. 20, 1825. She died 1885. Farmer. Menn. One child: Jacob.

V. Jacob K. Overholt, bn. Sept. 14, 1826; died ---. Mrd. Hannah Baum, Nov. 25, 1849. Farmer. Mennonite deacon for 30 years. Children: Martin, Hetty, Anna, Sarah, Joseph, Kate, Jacob.

VI. Joseph B. Overholt, bn. July 29, 1860. Mrd. Sallie Leatherman, Sept. 29, 1883. P.O., Dublin, Pa. Farmer. Menn. Children:

VII. Hannah Overholt.

VII. Lizzie Overholt.

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