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Henry Weber

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Nickname  Heiner 
Birth  Abt 1690  Switzerland  [1
Sex  Male 
Eby ID  00127-7647 
Person ID  I4322 
Last Modified  17 Dec 2003 
Father  Hannes Weber 
Group Sheet  F888 
Family 1  Anna Hershi 
 1. Christian Weber, b. 25 Dec 1731, Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania
 2. George Weber, b. 1723
 3. Henry Weber, b. 1728, Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania
Group Sheet  F1504 
Notes  Henry Weber," generally known by his descendants as "Heiner," a native of Switzerland, was born about the year 1690. His father, Hannes" Weber, was a strict adherent of the Protestant faith. After the decease of his father, in 1821, Henry, with his brothers, Christian and John, emigrated to America. It is not known where they arrived but in all probability at Philadelphia as we find they settled in Earl Township, Lancaster County. It is not definitely known where Christian and John settled. One report in the hands of the writer states that they left many heirs. Of Henry there are numerous descendants. He was married to Anna Hershi. They resided near Blue Ball. Their family consisted of several children. The names of three of the sons have been received, namely: II Christian, II George, and Henry."

Now spelled Hershey.
Sources  1. [S2]   Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., Ezra Eby, 565   [View page(s) from the 1895-96 edition]
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