Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania Volume 1
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...returned to Pennsylvania in 1902, and taught one year in East Pikeland township, and was married June 10, 1903. Jacob and Mary Funderwhite, great-greatgreat-grandparents of Anna Louise Snyder, were natives of Germany. They had two sons, John and George, who came to this country in early life. George was lost at sea, and John settled in Chester county. He married Mary Shimer, who was the daughter of Betsy and Frederick Sliinier. The said Betsy Shiiner was an only sister of Jacob Baker. and their mother was Betty Ball, a member of George Vashington's mother's fainily. The children of John and Mary Funderwhite were.lar_v Vurtz. Hannah Snyder. John, Julia Coflman. Frederick. Sarah Hobbs. Eliza Knrlpp..nn King and.'Iary Funk. ' The said Hannah was married to John Snyder, and they were the great-grandparents of the subject. The said John Snyder was descended from John and Susanna Snyder, who were greatgreat-grandparents of the subject on the Snyder side. John Snyder, Sr., was born in 1760, and died in 1828. He lived in Charlestown township, and was engaged in farming during his life. Susanna, his wife, was born in 1761, and died in 1836. John Snyder, Jr., was born in I787. He married Hannah Funderwhite in 1810. He settled on the old homestead near Hopewell school, in Charlestown township, and lived there until his death in 1861. His wife Hannah was born in 1792, and died in 1873. To John and Hannah Snyder were bom five cliildren--Susanna Gayger, Joseph, the subject's grandfather, John, Isaiah F. and Villiam. Joseph Snyder was born September 20, I814. He was a farmer, living in Charlestown township. In August, 1835, he married Elizabeth Catharine Jacobs, whose ancestry we will now trace. Benjamin Jacobs. great-great-grandparent...
- 189 x 246 x 24mm | 830g
- 13 Sep 2013
- Illustrations, black and white