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Mary Overholtzer (Wismer)

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: December 31, 1889 (88)
Telford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Telford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Wismer and Barbara Wismer
Wife of George Washington Knipe and Jacob Overholtzer
Mother of Amos Washington Knipe; Mary Krupp; Joseph Washington Knipe; Anna Knipe; Barbara Amanda Roth and 4 others
Sister of Elizabeth Ruth; Barbara Wismer Fretz; Catharine Wismer Althouse; Esther "Hester" Cressman-Bergey; Henry Wismer and 3 others

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About Mary Overholtzer

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, 117, 120, 135, 333

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. Joseph Wismer, bn. in Bucks Co., ---; died before his father made his will. His portion of his father's estate, was paid to his two sons in 1791. Mrd. ---. Children: Jacob, Joseph.

III. Joseph Wismer, bn. in Bucks Co., Pa., July 23, 1753; died in Chester Co., Pa., Aug. 30, 1820, aged 67 yrs., 1m., 7d. Married Barbara Wismer, daughter of Henry Wismer of Hilltown, Pa. ---. Farmer in Bedminster Twp. Children: Elizabeth, Barbara, Catharine, Esther, Henry, Henry, Joseph, Jacob, Mary, Anna.

IV. Mary Wismer, bn. in Towamencin Twp., Montg. Co., Pa., Dec. 25, 1801; died Dec. 31, 1889. Mrd. George Knipe. Children: Amos, Mary, Joseph, Anna. --- Mary mrd. second husband Jacob Overholtzer, --- He was bn. 1781; died 1856. Miller. Ger. Ref. Children: Barbara, David, Emma, Henry, Lavina.

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Mary Overholtzer's Timeline

December 15, 1801
Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
November 18, 1819
Age 17
Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
January 18, 1821
Age 19
Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
September 13, 1823
Age 21
Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
August 12, 1826
Age 24
Towamencin, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
October 10, 1834
Age 32
Montgomery, PA, USA
Age 39
December 31, 1889
Age 88
Telford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA
January 2, 1890
Age 88
Telford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA