Henry Burnett Hopper

M, b. 17 February 1856
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 February 1856Henry Burnett Hopper was born on 17 February 1856 at Caldwell, Kentucky, twin with Alexander.
He was the son of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyHenry Burnett Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Mary Hopper

F, b. circa 1840
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1840Mary Hopper was born circa 1840 at Kentucky.
She was the daughter of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyMary Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Sarah Hopper

F, b. circa 1841
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1841Sarah Hopper was born circa 1841 at Kentucky.
She was the daughter of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckySarah Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Jane Hopper

F, b. circa 1843
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1843Jane Hopper was born circa 1843 at Kentucky.
She was the daughter of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyJane Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Nancy Hopper

F, b. circa 1846
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1846Nancy Hopper was born circa 1846 at Kentucky.
She was the daughter of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyNancy Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

James Hopper

M, b. circa 1849
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1849James Hopper was born circa 1849 at Kentucky.
He was the son of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyJames Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Marion Hopper

M, b. circa 1852
Father*John Hopper b. c 1818
Mother*Sarah Jane Glass b. c 1817
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1852Marion Hopper was born circa 1852 at Kentucky.
He was the son of John Hopper and Sarah Jane Glass.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1860Princeton, Caldwell, KentuckyMarion Hopper was listed in John Hopper's household on the 1860 Census at Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 490.

Anna M. Taylor

F, d. before December 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 October 1892As of 5 October 1892,her married name was Glass.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage5 October 1892Anna M. Taylor married Greenberry L. Glass Jr., son of Greenberry Glass and Rebecca Nichols, on 5 October 1892 at Bay City, Pope, Illinois.1
Deathbefore December 1897Anna M. Taylor died before December 1897.

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Vol A-1/ Page 0177 License 00001502.

Johann Wilhelm Altman

M, b. 14 November 1724, d. April 1798
Father*Johann Jacob Altman b. 9 Feb 1699, d. 20 Mar 1775
Mother*Anna Maria Eisenmann b. 17 Feb 1701, d. 20 Mar 1775
Revolutionary War Patriot - Johann Wilhelm Altman - DAR # A002082
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Wilhelm Altman was also known as Wilhelm.
Name VariationJohann Wilhelm Altman was also known as Johannes.
Name VariationJohann Wilhelm Altman was also known as Johann William Altman Sr.
Name VariationJohann Wilhelm Altman was also known as William.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 November 1724Johann Wilhelm Altman was born on 14 November 1724 at Herbitzheim, Saarwerden, Alsace, France, Place of birth, Herbitzheim, is now Bas-Rhin, France.
He was the son of Johann Jacob Altman and Anna Maria Eisenmann.
Christening1 December 1724Johann Wilhelm Altman was christened on 1 December 1724 at Herbitzheim, Saarwerden, Alsace, France.
Marriage1760He married Maria Barbara Scholl, daughter of Carl Jacob Scholl and Anna Barbara (?), in 1760 at Pennsylvania.
BurialApril 1798Johann Wilhelm Altman was buried in April 1798 at Brush Creek Cemetery, Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.
DeathApril 1798He died in April 1798 at Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, at age 73.
Census DateLocationDescription
1790Hempfield, Westmoreland, PennsylvaniaJohann Wilhelm Altman was listed as the head of a family on the 1790 Census at Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 3
Free White Persons - Females: 3
Number of Household Members: 6.
1790 census Hempfield, Westmoreland, PA - Miliron, Philip + Altman, William
  • Served in the Revolutionary War as a ranger on the frontier, in the Northampton Militia, Christopher Truby's Company, ranking a Private.
  • Johann Wilhelm Altman immigrated with Anna Maria Eisenmann and Johann Jacob Altman on 15 September 1749 at Rotterdam, Netherlands to, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; "John Peter Altman came to America with his parents Jacob and Ann Maria Altman September 15, 1749. Foreigners from Massau, Wirtemberg and Palastines, ship Phonix, John Mason, Master, from Rotterdam. Pages 137-138 Rupps "30,000 Names."
  • Johann Wilhelm Altman purchased land on 4 December 1784 at Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.
    Land contract - Westmoreland, PA - William Altman 04 Dec 1784

Children of Johann Wilhelm Altman and Maria Barbara Scholl

Johann Jacob Altman

M, b. 9 February 1699, d. 20 March 1775
Father*Johannes Altman b. 1650, d. 21 Jun 1721
Mother*Eva Wagmann b. 1675, d. 1709
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Jacob Altman was also known as Jacob.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 February 1699Johann Jacob Altman was born on 9 February 1699 at Saarbrucken, Saarbrückener Stadtverband, Saarland, Germany, also reported as Alsace Lorraine.
He was the son of Johannes Altman and Eva Wagmann.
Marriage22 February 1724Johann Jacob Altman married Anna Maria Eisenmann, daughter of Christian Eisenmann and Anna Catharina Breitenstein, on 22 February 1724 at Alsace Lorraine, France.
Death20 March 1775Johann Jacob Altman died on 20 March 1775 at Lehigh, Northampton, Pennsylvania, at age 76.
Burialafter 20 March 1775He was buried after 20 March 1775 at Saint Pauls United Church of Christ of Indianland, Walnutport, Northampton, Pennsylvania.
Tombstone of Johann Jacob Altman - Saint Pauls United Church of Christ of Indianland, Walnutport, PA
  • Johann Jacob Altman and Anna Maria Eisenmann immigrated on 15 September 1749 to Rotterdam, Netherlands to, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, "John Peter Altman came to America with his parents Jacob and Ann Maria Altman September 15, 1749. Foreigners from Massau, Wirtemberg and Palastines, ship Phonix, John Mason, Master, from Rotterdam. Pages 137-138 Rupps "30,000 Names."

Children of Johann Jacob Altman and Anna Maria Eisenmann

Margaret Hice

F, b. after 1808, d. between 1850 and 1860
Father*George Hice
Mother*Mary Ann MacDonald
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebetween 1825 and 1828As of between 1825 and 1828,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthafter 1808Margaret Hice was born after 1808.
She was the daughter of George Hice and Mary Ann MacDonald.
Marriagebetween 1825 and 1828Margaret Hice married John Peter Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, between 1825 and 1828.
Deathbetween 1850 and 1860Margaret Hice died between 1850 and 1860.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 November 1850Fairfield, Westmoreland, PennsylvaniaMargaret Hice was listed in John Peter Milliron's household on the 1850 Census at Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.1

Children of Margaret Hice and John Peter Milliron

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Written number 236. Dwelling 209.

Barbara Cribbs

F, b. 1781, d. before 1850
Father*John Jacob Cribbs
Mother*Anna Haines
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1803As of 1803,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1781Barbara Cribbs was born in 1781 at Alcase-Lorraine, Germany.
She was the daughter of John Jacob Cribbs and Anna Haines.
Marriage1803Barbara Cribbs married John David Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, in 1803 at Pennsylvania.
Deathbefore 1850Barbara Cribbs died before 1850.

Children of Barbara Cribbs and John David Milliron

(?) Van Leer

M, b. circa 1775
Name TypeDateDescription
Name Variation(?) Van Leer was also known as (?) Vanlier.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Van Leer married Susannah Magdalena Milliron, daughter of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman.
Birthcirca 1775(?) Van Leer was born circa 1775.

Mary Ann Shafer

F, b. 26 July 1787, d. 23 December 1853
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Ann Shafer was also known as Wheeler.
Name VariationMary Ann Shafer was also known as Margaret Mary Ann.
Married Namecirca 1804As of circa 1804,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 July 1787Mary Ann Shafer was born on 26 July 1787 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.
Marriagecirca 1804She married Abraham Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, circa 1804.
Death23 December 1853Mary Ann Shafer died on 23 December 1853 at Beaver, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
1810Fairfield, Westmoreland, PennsylvaniaMary Ann Shafer was referenced on Abraham Milliron's household in the 1810 Census at Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1.

Children of Mary Ann Shafer and Abraham Milliron

Anna Maria Altman

F, b. 5 March 1792, d. 21 February 1854
Father*David Altman b. 26 Feb 1768
Mother*Susanna Riegle b. 1755
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Maria Altman was also known as Mary.
Married Nameafter 1824As of after 1824,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 March 1792Anna Maria Altman was born on 5 March 1792 at Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of David Altman and Susanna Riegle.
Marriageafter 1824Anna Maria Altman married John Henry Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, after 1824 at 2nd marriage for him.
Death21 February 1854Anna Maria Altman died on 21 February 1854 at Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, at age 61.
Burialafter 21 February 1854She was buried after 21 February 1854 at Harrold Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.

Children of Anna Maria Altman and John Henry Milliron

David Milliron

M, b. circa 1831, d. 8 May 1864
Father*John Henry Milliron b. 1 Dec 1787, d. 1869
Mother*Anna Maria Altman b. 5 Mar 1792, d. 21 Feb 1854
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1831David Milliron was born circa 1831.
He was the son of John Henry Milliron and Anna Maria Altman.
Death8 May 1864David Milliron died on 8 May 1864 at Virginia.

Simon Milliron

M, b. 1834, d. 11 September 1895
Father*John Henry Milliron b. 1 Dec 1787, d. 1869
Mother*Anna Maria Altman b. 5 Mar 1792, d. 21 Feb 1854
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSimon Milliron married Elmira (?).
Birth1834Simon Milliron was born in 1834.
He was the son of John Henry Milliron and Anna Maria Altman.
Marriage10 March 1868Simon Milliron married Christianna (?) on 10 March 1868.
Death11 September 1895Simon Milliron died on 11 September 1895.

Susannah Milliron

F, b. circa 1818, d. after 1870
Father*John Henry Milliron b. 1 Dec 1787, d. 1869
Mother*Rebecca Margaret Nulf b. c 1787, d. 1824
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Assire.
Married NameHer married name was Asire.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1818Susannah Milliron was born circa 1818 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of John Henry Milliron and Rebecca Margaret Nulf.
Deathafter 1870Susannah Milliron died after 1870.

John Henry Hice

M, b. 1787, d. after 1850
Father*William G. Hice
Mother*Polly Skiles
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Henry Hice was also known as Hise.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1787John Henry Hice was born in 1787 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William G. Hice and Polly Skiles.
Marriagecirca 1815John Henry Hice married Anna Margaretta Milliron, daughter of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, circa 1815 at Brushvalley, Indiana, Pennsylvania.
Deathafter 1850John Henry Hice died after 1850 at Parks, St. Joseph, Michigan.
Census DateLocationDescription
1845Michigan State Census, Lockport, St. Joseph, MichiganJohn Henry Hice appeared on the census of 1845 at Michigan State Census, Lockport, St. Joseph, Michigan.

Children of John Henry Hice and Anna Margaretta Milliron

Mary Elizabeth Doverspike

F, b. 1796, d. 1853
Father*Henry Doverspike
Mother*Elizabeth Charles
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Elizabeth Doverspike was also known as Polly.
Married Namecirca 1810As of circa 1810,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1796Mary Elizabeth Doverspike was born in 1796 at Luzerne, Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of Henry Doverspike and Elizabeth Charles.
Marriagecirca 1810Mary Elizabeth Doverspike married Johannes George Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, circa 1810.
Death1853Mary Elizabeth Doverspike died in 1853 at Armstrong, Pennsylvania.
Census DateLocationDescription
30 September 1850Redbank, Armstrong, PennsylvaniaMary Elizabeth Doverspike was listed in Johannes George Milliron's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.1

Children of Mary Elizabeth Doverspike and Johannes George Milliron

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 67.

Jacob Milliron

M, b. 15 March 1818, d. 21 February 1898
Father*Johannes George Milliron b. 29 Oct 1792, d. a 20 Apr 1865
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Doverspike b. 1796, d. 1853
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJacob Milliron married Leah Schreckengost.
MarriageJacob Milliron married Margaret Bradenbaugh.
Birth15 March 1818Jacob Milliron was born on 15 March 1818 at Jefferson, Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Johannes George Milliron and Mary Elizabeth Doverspike.
Death21 February 1898Jacob Milliron died on 21 February 1898 at Armstrong, Pennsylvania, at age 79.

Child of Jacob Milliron and Leah Schreckengost

Leah Schreckengost

F, b. 24 April 1819, d. 2 June 1850
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeah Schreckengost was also known as Schreckengast.
Name VariationLeah Schreckengost was also known as Schrecengost.
Married NameHer married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLeah Schreckengost married Jacob Milliron, son of Johannes George Milliron and Mary Elizabeth Doverspike.
Birth24 April 1819Leah Schreckengost was born on 24 April 1819.
Death2 June 1850She died on 2 June 1850 at age 31.

Child of Leah Schreckengost and Jacob Milliron

Mary Ann Milliron

F, b. 1840
Father*Jacob Milliron b. 15 Mar 1818, d. 21 Feb 1898
Mother*Leah Schreckengost b. 24 Apr 1819, d. 2 Jun 1850
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gould.
Married NameHer married name was Rader.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Ann Milliron married Henry Rader at first marriage for her.
MarriageMary Ann Milliron married Daniel Gould at second marriage for her.
Birth1840Mary Ann Milliron was born in 1840.
She was the daughter of Jacob Milliron and Leah Schreckengost.

Child of Mary Ann Milliron and Henry Rader

Henry Rader

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHenry Rader married Mary Ann Milliron, daughter of Jacob Milliron and Leah Schreckengost, at first marriage for her.

Child of Henry Rader and Mary Ann Milliron

Reverand Daniel Pershing

M, b. 6 July 1769, d. 28 September 1838
Father*Frederick Pfoersching b. 1724, d. 1798
Mother*Maria Elizabeth Weygandt b. 1728, d. 1824
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 July 1769Reverand Daniel Pershing was born on 6 July 1769 at Frederick, Maryland, also reported as 1764.
He was the son of Frederick Pfoersching and Maria Elizabeth Weygandt.
Marriage26 January 1796Reverand Daniel Pershing married Maria Christena Milliron, daughter of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, on 26 January 1796 at Coventry, Chester, Pennsylvania.
Death28 September 1838Reverand Daniel Pershing died on 28 September 1838 at Derry, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, at age 69.

Children of Reverand Daniel Pershing and Maria Christena Milliron

Johann Jacob Miliron

M, b. 12 April 1719, d. 23 August 1786
Revolutionary War Patriot - Jacob Miliron - DAR # A078908
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Jacob Miliron was also known as Milliron.
Name VariationJohann Jacob Miliron was also known as Mühleisen.
Name VariationJohann Jacob Miliron was also known as John Jacob.
Name VariationJohann Jacob Miliron was also known as Jacob.
Name VariationJohann Jacob Miliron was also known as Muelheisen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 April 1719Johann Jacob Miliron was born on 12 April 1719 at Pleizenhausen, Rhineland-Pfalz, Simmern, Palatinate, Germany, also reported as circa 1730.
Marriagebefore 1750He married Anna Ottilla Christina (?) before 1750 Listed as "Whittow", but that is not a surname. It's a records designation for "widow."
Death23 August 1786Johann Jacob Miliron died on 23 August 1786 at Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, at age 67.
Burialafter 23 August 1786He was buried after 23 August 1786 at Milliron Cemetery, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Records at Baltz-Myer Historical Society indicates burial was here, but no marker survives.
Probate4 November 1799His estate was probated on 4 November 1799 at Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.
Will extract of Jacob Milliron - 04 Nov 1799 - Westmoreland, PA
  • On 27 July 1782 at Cumberland, Pennsylvania, American Revolution Patriot. Rank: PRIVATE Service Source: PA ARCH 5TH SER VOL 6, P 56,57,135,136 Service Description: 1) CAPT PEEBLES, COL JAMES DUNLAP 2) 1ST BATT,CUMBERLAND CO, MILITIA.
    Cumberland PA Military Roll 27 July 1892 - Jacob Milliron
  • Johann Jacob Miliron left a will on 4 November 1784 at Hempfield Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Jacob Millirons Will - In the name of the Holy Trinity Amen November the 4th in the year of our Lord 1784 I Jacob Milliron of Hempfield Township Westmoreland County and State of Pennsylvania, being very sick and weak in Body but of perfect mind and memory God be thanked; calling to mind the mortality of my Body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to Die Do make and ordain this my last will and testament, that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my Soul into the hands of God that gave it and for my Body I recommend it to the earth to be Buried in a Christian like and decent manner at the discretion of my Executors not Doubting but at the General resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty Power of God and touching such earthly worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this life I dispose of the same in the same in the following manner and form Firstly I give and bequeath unto Christan (Christina) my dearly beloved Wife all the revenues and benefits of my Plantation whereof she to maintain and Give Schooling to the youngest children and teach them the fear of God, and my Son Nicholas shall have Seventeen Pound per year and stay and work with his mother, but he shall not receive any thing of the aforementioned pay till after the decease of his Mother and then it shall be deducted according to the number of years he so stayed and worked with his Mother out of the pay of the Plantation which shall be rated to him at one hundred Pounds the broun (brown) Mare colt he shall have along with the Plantation. In case my said Son get Married and work the Plantation for himself, then he shall give his Mother the third part of whatever Grows on the place it may be Hay or Grain or any other thing whatsoever. And then his yearly wages of Seventeen Pounds is at an End or discontinued Furthermore shall my Wife have two cows, her choice out of the whole stock. And my Son shall give her the food towards keeping them and also shall he give her Give Pounds in money for her Necessaries. I Bequeath also to my son Philip 150 Acres of Land which shall be rated to him at 40 pounds per 100 acres, my son John shall have in Lieu of the church land as much as remains from the old tract, which shall be rated to him at 40 pounds per 100 Acres N B my son Philip shall have the old Waggon along with his place: Andreas Barns has got 12 pounds already which shall be deducted out of his share. Furthermore shall my Daughter Eve have a cow and a calf or Five Pounds in Money out of my Estate, as likewise my Daughter Ana Elizabeth shall have a cow and a calf or Five pounds in money which she has received already. And likewise my Daughter Catharina shall have a cow and a calf or Five Pounds in Money to receive out of my estate. My Son Jacob shall have Five Pounds in Money out of my Estate. My Son Anthony shall have Ten Pounds in Money out of my Estate. My youngest daughter Susannah shall have Fifteen Pounds out of my estate this is observed that not every child can draw his share (if the father should happen to die this time) but it shall be in the Mother's Pleasure to Give them anything or not, during her life time but after the Mother is death every child receives his share according to the testament of his father. Lastly I wish to my beloved wife the Grace of God Earthly blessing and everlasting happiness, and renouns and disannul all former Wills and ordain Tobias Long and Peter Loutsenhiser my Executors and Guardians of this my last Will and Testament Done the day and year above mentioned Signed Sealed Pronounced and declared - Jacob Milliron in the presence of us Andrew Alms, John Dorn, Nicholas Swope - Provide the 4th November 1799.
    Jacob Milliron Will 4 Nov 1784

Children of Johann Jacob Miliron and Anna Ottilla Christina (?)

Anna Ottilla Christina (?)

F, b. 1730, d. 1790
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Ottilla Christina (?) was also known as Christina (?).
Married Namebefore 1750As of before 1750,her married name was Milliron.
Married Namebefore 1750As of before 1750,her married name was Muelheisen.
Married Namebefore 1750As of before 1750,her married name was Miliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1730Anna Ottilla Christina (?) was born in 1730 at Palatinate, Germany.
Marriagebefore 1750She married Johann Jacob Miliron before 1750 Listed as "Whittow", but that is not a surname. It's a records designation for "widow."
Death1790Anna Ottilla Christina (?) died in 1790.
Burial1790She was buried in 1790 at Milliron Cemetery, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Records at Baltz-Myer Historical Society indicates burial was here, but no marker survives.
  • Anna Ottilla Christina (?) left a will on 21 August 1790 at Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Will dated Aug. 21, 1790. Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Milliron, Anne Ottlia Christena. Widow of John Jacob Milliron; children: Catherine, Maria, John, Jacob & Susanna; (spelled Millieson). Executors: Peter Eisaman, Philip Milliron & Charles Cheibler.
    Will extract of Anne Ottilla Christena Milliron - 21 Aug 1790 - Westmoreland, PA

Children of Anna Ottilla Christina (?) and Johann Jacob Miliron

Maria Barbara Scholl

F, b. 1735, d. 1810
Father*Carl Jacob Scholl b. 1705, d. 1748
Mother*Anna Barbara (?) b. 1715, d. 1738
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Barbara Scholl was also known as Stahl.
Name VariationMaria Barbara Scholl was also known as Barbara.
Married Name1760As of 1760,her married name was Altman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1735Maria Barbara Scholl was born in 1735 at Herbitzheim, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, also reported as Palatinate.
She was the daughter of Carl Jacob Scholl and Anna Barbara (?).
Marriage1760Maria Barbara Scholl married Johann Wilhelm Altman, son of Johann Jacob Altman and Anna Maria Eisenmann, in 1760 at Pennsylvania.
Death1810Maria Barbara Scholl died in 1810 at Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.
  • Maria Barbara Scholl immigrated in 1752.

Children of Maria Barbara Scholl and Johann Wilhelm Altman

Elizabeth Lear

F, b. 15 November 1809, d. 18 October 1879
Father*David Lear
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Lear was also known as VanLeer.
Name VariationElizabeth Lear was also known as Leer.
Married Name1831As of 1831,her married name was Milliron.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 November 1809Elizabeth Lear was born on 15 November 1809 at Northumberland, Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of David Lear.
Marriage1831Elizabeth Lear married John Jacob Milliron, son of John Phillip Milliron and Maria Barbara Altman, in 1831.
Death18 October 1879Elizabeth Lear died on 18 October 1879 at Henry, North Baltimore, Ohio, at age 69.
Census DateLocationDescription
24 October 1850Waterville, Lucas, OhioElizabeth Lear was listed in John Jacob Milliron's household on the 1850 Census at Waterville, Lucas, Ohio.1
5 August 1870Milton, Wood, OhioElizabeth Lear was listed in John Jacob Milliron's household on the 1870 Census at Milton, Wood, Ohio.2

Children of Elizabeth Lear and John Jacob Milliron

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 135. Dwelling 1932.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 156.

Frederick Pfoersching

M, b. 1724, d. 1798
Father*(?) Pfoersching
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederick Pfoersching was also known as Pershing.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1724Frederick Pfoersching was born in 1724 at Alsace, France.
He was the son of (?) Pfoersching.
Marriage1754Frederick Pfoersching married Maria Elizabeth Weygandt in 1754.
Death1798Frederick Pfoersching died in 1798.
  • The Pershing surname was originally spelled Pfoersching in France, and means "a fine grade of silk cloth."
  • Served in the American Revolution as a private in the Frontier Rangers from 1773 to 1778.
  • Frederick Pfoersching and John Pfoersching immigrated on 2 October 1749 to from Liverpool, England to, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • In 1917 Pershing Family History.
    Philadelphia Inquirer July 1, 1917 - Pershing History
  • In June 1919 at Derry, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, Pershing Family Reunion.
    Kittanning Simpsons Daily Leader June 24, 1919 - Pershing Family Reunion
  • On 6 May 1922 From Justus Holmes Pershing (06 May 1922):
    Frederick Pershing, my great grandfather, came from France to Pennsylvania in 1749 and died near Latrohe in 1798. He arrived at Philadelphia on the sail ship Jacob, under Captain Adolph DeGrove…
    Records show he located near Greensburg before Hannestown became the 1st county seat west of the Alleghenies. He was a member of the "Frontier Rangers" from 1773 to 1778. John Pershing, a brother, was one of the signers of the Hannestown, Declaration of Independence on May 16th 1775, 14 months before the 4th of July 1776 Philadelphia Declaration. John Pershing was one of the 94 patriots who took the Oath of Fidelity and Allegiance and belonged to the 1st Militia in Col. John Proctors Westmoreland Provincials, whose standard was the Rattlesnake flag…
    Mathew Wilkinson, a Revolution soldier, whom I knew, died in 1856, was a relative of mine whose wife was a Miss Bayard. Five of my forbears were contemporary with Gen Iathon McClain, Col John Proctor, Col John Pomroy, The Craigs, Barrs, Guthries, Sloans, etc of Rev days.
    I was a contemporary with my Grandmother Christina P. 17 years, who saw the burning ashes of Hannestown by the Indians.
    Rev Conrad Pershing was a member of Captain Craig's "Indian Scouts" and thereafter of Capt. Sloan's "Minute Men", see "Pershing Biography" by my father written in 1860.
    Isaac Pershing, my father was the 1st Captain of the 1st uniformed and equipped military company under the regime of the 1st Militia law of 1810.
    General J. J. Pershing, the present commander in chief of all the U S Armies, whose father and I were both born and raised on the same farm, belongs to the pioneers of Revolution days above referred to. The following is from the Greensburg Daily Tribune of Oct 20th 1915:
    Dr J. H. Pershing furnished documentary evidence to the Civil and Industrial committee with the names of five of his forebears by the name of Pershing who lived here in pioneer days before the location of Hannestown and the erection of the first courthouse west of the Alleghany mountains, was awarded a gold medal, having priority in data over all other contestants in Westmoreland County."
    Cousin of General J. J. Pershing.
    Justus Pershing - Sons of the American Revolution application - 06 May 1922

Children of Frederick Pfoersching and Maria Elizabeth Weygandt