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Sarah Leatherman (Overholt)

Birthdate: (79)
Death: 1887 (78)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacob Overholt Overholt and Mary Wismer Overholt
Wife of Rev. Samuel Letherman
Mother of Jacob Leatherman; Elizabeth Taylor and Henry Leatherman
Sister of Jacob Overholt; Elizabeth Fretz; Martin Overholt; Barbara Overholt Leatherman; Maria Angeny Leatherman and 2 others

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About Sarah Leatherman

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, 104

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. Sarah Overholt, bn. Aug. 25, 1808. Mrd. Rev. Samuel Leatherman, Apr. 12, 1836. He was bn. May 1, 1815. P.O., Line Lexington, Pa. Farmer and minister. Ordained minister of the Mennonite church at Line Lexington in 1843. Children: Jacob, Elizabeth, Henry.

V. Jacob Leatherman, bn. Apr. 30, 1837. Mrd. Sarah Musselman, Jan. 1861. Menn. Children:

VI. Samuel Leatherman.

VI. John Leatherman.

V. Elizabeth Leatherman, bn. Jan. 5, 1840. Mrd. Charles Taylor, Oct. 7, 1877. He died Aug. 12, 1889. Farmer. Menn. No issue.

V. Henry Leatherman, bn. Jan. 13, 1845. Mrd. Catharine Lapp, Dec. 7, 1871. P.O., Line Lexington, Penna. Farmer. Menn. Children:

VI. Emma Leatherman, born May 28, 1873.

VI. Abraham Leatherman, bn. Sept. 17, 1876.

VI. Sallie Leatherman, bn. Jan. 24, 1879.

VI. William Leatherman, bn. Sept. 3, 1882.

VI. Henry Leatherman, bn. July 20, 1884; died Sept. 17, 1884.

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Sarah Leatherman's Timeline

August 25, 1808
April 30, 1837
Age 28
January 5, 1840
Age 31
January 13, 1845
Age 36
Pennsylvania, United States
Age 78