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From: Darlene Woods< >
Subject: CATHERINE ZIRKLE
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 1998 19:50:57 -0800


Carolgene & group:

This is on the marriage of Catherine Zirkle (d/o Lodowick) & Johann
Casper Branner

Descendants of Johann Casper Branner

Generation No. 1

1. JOHANN CASPER1 BRANNER1 was born 1729, and died 1792 in Shenandoah
County, Virginia. He married CATHERINE ZIRKLE/ZERKLE Abt. 1751 in
Shenandoah County, Virginia, daughter of JOHANN ZIRKLE/ZERKLE and MARIA
BEAR.

Notes for JOHANN CASPER BRANNER:
Casper Branner/Brenner came form Southern Germany or Eastern Switzerland.
On August 4, 1760 he received a grant of 400 acres from Lord Fairfax. The
land was located on Holmans Creek, (Shenandoah County) Virginia near the
present village of Forestville.

Casper and his family were members of the Lutheran Church, their bibles,
prayer books, hymn-books were all written in German.

All of the the authentic signatures of Casper Branner are in German
script and the name is in every case Brenner not Branner.

Children of JOHANN BRANNER and CATHERINE ZIRKLE/ZERKLE are:
2.i.JOHN2 BRANNER, b. 12 August 1752, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; d. 20 April 1837, Shenandoah County, (Forestville) Virginia.
ii.CHRISTINA BRANNER, b. 1760, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; m. THOMAS HINTON, 13 April 1780, Shenandoah County, Virginia.
3.iii.MICHAEL BRANNER, b. 12 May 1764, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; d. 19 March 1839, Greene County, Tennessee.
4.iv.ELIZABETH BRANNER, b. 25 August 1766, Shenandoah
County, Virginia; d. 08 March 1794, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

Generation No. 2

2. JOHN2 BRANNER (JOHANN CASPER1) was born 12 August 1752 in Shenandoah
County, Virginia, and died 20 April 1837 in Shenandoah County,
(Forestville) Virginia. He married CATHERINE HARPINE/HERBINE 26 July
1773 in Shenandoah County, (Forestville) Virginia, daughter of PHILLIP
HARPINE/HERBINE and MARY HARPINE/HERBINE.

Children of JOHN BRANNER and CATHERINE HARPINE/HERBINE are:
i.CASPER3 BRANNER, b. 28 February 1774, Shenandoah
County, (Forestville) Virginia; d. 07 July 1828, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; m. EVE ROSINA KNUPP, 22 December 1805, Shenandoah County,
Virginia.
ii.PHILIP BRANNER, b. 15 April 1775, Shenandoah County,
(Forestville) Virginia; d. 07 July 1828; m. ELIZABETH AREHART.
iii.MARY MAGDELENA BRANNER, b. 19 December 1776,
Shenandoah County, (Forestville) Virginia; d. 04 March 1852; m. ABRAHAM
JONES.
iv.CHRISTINA BRANNER, b. 03 April 1778, Shenandoah
County, (Forestville) Virginia; m. ADAM RINEHART.
v.MARIA BRANNER, b. 03 December 1779, Shenandoah County,
(Forestville) Virginia; m. HENRY LEONARD.
5.vi.CATHERINE BRANNER, b. 29 July 1781, Shenandoah
County, (Forestville) Virginia; d. 1866, Ohio.
6.vii.SARAH BRANNER, b. 20 June 1786, Shenandoah County,
(Forestville) Virginia; d. 26 July 1865, Shenandoah County, (Forestville)
Virginia.
viii.JOHN BRANNER, b. 29 May 1791, Shenandoah County,
(Forestville) Virginia; d. 01 April 1859; m. ELIZABETH MOWREY.

3. MICHAEL2 BRANNER (JOHANN CASPER1) was born 12 May 1764 in Shenandoah
County, Virginia, and died 19 March 1839 in Greene County, Tennessee. He
married CHRISTINA AREY 29 November 1785 in Shenandoah County, Virginia.

Children of MICHAEL BRANNER and CHRISTINA AREY are:
i.JOHN3 BRANNER, b. 1786, Shenandoah County, Virginia; d.
1787, Shenandoah County, Virginia.
ii.CASPER BRANNER, b. 1788, Shenandoah County, Virginia;
d. 1867, Greene County, Tennessee; m. MARIAH DOHERTY.
iii.JOHN BRANNER, b. 1789, Shenandoah County, Virginia;
d. 1791, Shenandoah County, Virginia.
iv.CATHERINE BRANNER, b. 1791, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; d. 1869, Greene County, Tennessee; m. HENRY DERRICK.
v.MICHAEL BRANNER , JR, b. 1793, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; d. 1867, Greene County, Tennessee.
vi.GEORGE BRANNER, b. 1796, Shenandoah County, Virginia;
d. 1847, Greene County, Tennessee; m. MARY ROPER.
vii.ELIZABETH BRANNER, b. 1798, Shenandoah County,
Virginia; d. 1864, Greene County, Tennessee.
viii.SARAH "SALLY" BRANNER, b. 1801, Greene County,
Tennessee; d. 1864, Greene County, Tennessee.
ix.MARY BRANNER, b. 1803, Greene County, Tennessee; d.
1831, Greene County, Tennessee.
x.BENJAMIN BRANNER, b. 1805, Greene County, Tennessee; d.
1879, Greene County, Tennessee.
xi.MARGARET BRANNER, b. 1808, Greene County, Tennessee;
d. 1861, Greene County, Tennessee; m. WILIAM MOYERS.

4. ELIZABETH2 BRANNER (JOHANN CASPER1) was born 25 August 1766 in
Shenandoah County, Virginia, and died 08 March 1794 in Shenandoah County,
Virginia. She married ABRAHAM HARPINE/HERBINE 1785 in Shenandoah County,
Virginia, son of PHILLIP HARPINE/HERBINE and MARY HARPINE/HERBINE.

Notes for ABRAHAM HARPINE/HERBINE:
Abraham & Elizabeth were farmers, and operated a grist mill. They were
members of the Lutheran Church. Abraham and Elizabeth lived on the 256
acres of land that had been willed to him by his father, Philip Harpine.

Children of ELIZABETH BRANNER and ABRAHAM HARPINE/HERBINE are:
7.i.LYDIA3 HARPINE/HERBINE, b. 13 April 1786, Shenandoah
County, (Harpinetown) Virginia; d. 06 May 1863, Greene County, Tennessee.
8.ii.JONATHAN HARPINE/HERBINE, b. 11 May 1789, Shenandoah
County, (Moores Store) Virginia; d. 02 May 1852, Shenandoah County,
Virginia.
iii.CATHERINE HARPINE/HERBINE, b. 30 April 1791,
Rockingham County, (Timberville) Virginia; m. JOSEPH NEHS/NEASE, 06
October 1807, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

More About CATHERINE HARPINE/HERBINE:
Baptized: 24 July 1791, Rader Lutheran Church
Loc of Baptismal: Rockingham County, (Timberville) Virginia
: Sponsor was her grandmother Catherine Brenner

hope this helps!!!! There's more if you want. if there are any
corrections or errors please let me know.

Darlene

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