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From: "Margaret G. Driskill" <>
Subject: [PALANCAS-L] Anna Barbara Graf, Born about 1724
Date: Mon, 16 Nov 1998 12:00:13 -0600


> Good Morning Mr. Gentry and fellow Researchers,
>
> I don't have a fax machine, so these arthritic fingers will do the
> typing.:) Please excuse all typos.
>
> First, the book is:
>
> THE GROFF BOOK - Volume 2 - A continuing Saga by Jane Evans Best.
> Masthof Press, Morgantown, PA, 1997. The book can be purchased from the
> Lancaster Historical Society for about $25.00.
>
> Here is what the book has:
>
> "Johannes Christopl Graff, born ca. 1690, died May 9, 1748, Bethel Twp.;
> Yeoman; immigrated 1728 on GOODWILL will John Caspar Stoever; in 1744 he
> was called Hans; in 1752 he was called hans, deceased. He married
> Barbara (last name unknown). She married 2nd March 31, 1752, Christ
> Lutheran, Stouchsberg, a John Heberling, a widower. "
>
> Reference: Deed D-369 dated March 20, 1752, Lancaster. Christ Lutheran
> in the Tulpehocken settlement in Marion Twp., Berks County, was formed
> in 1742 by members of Reed/Reith Church who lost control of the property
> to those sympathetic to the Mravians and who did not want J.C. Stoever
> as pastor.
>
> Children of Johannes Christopl Graff and Barbara:
>
> Elizabeth Graf, born 1722, died by 1770. Elizabeth married 1744 at
> Altalaha Lutheran, Hans Peter ISENHOWER, born 1716 at Swatara, his will
> dated October 3, 1795, Lower Paxton Twp., Dauphin County, He immigrated
> November 20, 1741, on EUROPA. He was aged 25. On September 13, 1759,
> he purchased a homestead and sold it on June 7, 1779. He was the son of
> Hans Nicholas ISENHOWER., WHO WAS BORN 1691. He married 2nd August 21,
> 1770, Maria Elizabeth Schmidt, and married 3rd, Anna Dissinger, ancestor
> of President Eisenhower. Hans Peter Isenhower's children are:
>
> 1.Petrus Eisenhauer, born Sept. 6, 1745, baptized October 13, 1745,
> Swatara, by J. C. Stoever.
>
> 2. Maria Barbara Eisenhauer, Baptized 1747.
>
> 3. John Nicholas Eisenhauer, baptized, May 14, 1749.
>
> 4. George Michael Eisenhauer, born 1751.
>
> 5. John Frederick Eisenhauer, baptized, October 7, 1756.
>
> The Second child of Johannes Christophl Graff was:
>
> Anna Barbara Graf, born ca. 1724, Married May 1, 1748, by J.C. Stoever,
> Martin ISENHOWER,Will dated December 19, 1759, Will proved March 21,
> 1760, Reading, Berks County., Son of Hans Nicholas and Anna Margaretha
> ISENHOWER.
>
> Anna and Martin Isenhower's children:
>
> 1. Johannes Isenhower, born June 1752, buardian of Maria Crow in 1781.
>
> 2. George Martin Isenhower, born March 1754.
>
> 3. John Peter Eisenhauer, baptized, March 21, 1756, sponsors Peter Shuy
> and Anna Margaretha Eisenhauer.
>
> 3rd child of Johannes Christopl Graff
>
> Hans George Graff, born ca, 1726, lived in Bethel Twp., Married June 18,
> 1749, Christ Lutheran, Stouchsburg, Anna Barbara Holstein.
>
> Children of Hans George Graff and Anna Barbara Holstein:
>
> 1. Georg Dietrich Graff, born June 4, 1750, baptized, June 24, 1750,
> Christ Lutheran, Stouchsburg, Sponsor Dietrich Six. Married, May 1781,
> Christ Lutheran , Stouchsburg, Anna Margaret Schwab.
>
> 2. Eva Maria Graff, born ca. 1752, Married October 13, 1772, Christ
> Lutheran, Stouchsburg, John Nicholas Gerhart.
>
> the 4th Child of Johannes Christopl Graff:
>
> George Michael Graff, born ca, 1728, in 1752 lived in Bethel Twp.
> Married January 7, 1752, by J. C. Stoever, Maria Margaret Meyer
>
> George Michael Graff and Maria Margaret Meyer's child:
>
> 1. Maria Elizabeth Graff, baptized by J. C. Stoever, 1756, Bethel.
>
> REFERENCE: THE RECORDS OF REV. JOHN CASPAR STOEVER, 1730-1779,
> Baltimore: 1984, Page 19.
>
> REFERENCE: 1937 AND 1950 Eisenhauer Reunion Reports. Ray Diffenbaugh,
> 218 North Maple Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, to Jack Gale, December
> 19, 1983, Page 7.
>
> I do hope this helps. I will send to the List because of the Historical
> Nature.
>
> Regards,
> Margaret Grove Driskill
>
> http://home.att.net/~MDriskil

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