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Margaret Overholt (Wismer)

Birthdate: (38)
Birthplace: Franconia, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: April 10, 1778 (38)
Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Reverend Abraham "Long-beard" Wismer
Wife of Abraham Oberholtzer
Mother of Heinrich Henry Clemmer Overholtzer
Sister of Elizabeth Oberholtzer and Magdalena Wismer
Half sister of Hannah Landis and Barbara Wismer

Occupation: Keeping House
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About Margaret 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, 8, 10

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.

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Margaret Overholt's Timeline

July 4, 1739
Franconia, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
February 10, 1772
Age 32
Upper Salford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
April 10, 1778
Age 38
Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
April 12, 1778
Age 38
Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States