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Frederick Christian Eichelberger b. 16 Nov. 1744, PA.

d. 18 Oct 1824 [ ed.: error; Will proved 23 Jun 1823]

Res.: York Co., PA.

Father: (Johann) Martin Eichelberger . Mother: Maria Schwab/Swope

m. 1767, PA.

Wf.: Eva Myers - b. ca. 1744

d. 18 Oct 1804; age 59-11-2; bur. Zion Lutheran Cem., York, PA.

Father: George Meyers . Mother: ?

Children:

i. John Eichelberger - b. 04 Feb 1767

ii. Daniel Eichelberger - b. 1768 or 1775

iii. Thomas Eichelberger - b. 1770

iv. Barnet/Bernard Eichelberger - b. 20 Apr 1779

v. George Eichelberger - b. ca. 1780

vi. William Eichelberger - b. 1798 or 1782

vii. Charles Eichelberger - b. 1788

viii. Sarah Eichelberger - "only daughter and youngest child ..."; m. Jacob Lutman

Sources:

1. Eichelberger, A. W., Philip Frederick Eichelberger and his descendants - 1693 - 1900; genealogical record; p. 15 [and data has not been verified] [Daniel appears in two separate listings on p. 15 of the record; in one his yr. of birth is listed as 1768 and in the other, 1775; the same situation exists for William].
2. Burials at Zion Lutheran Cem., York, PA.: Eve, wf. of Frederick, dts. as above.
3. York Co., PA. Office of the Register of Wills; Book P; p. 28: Will of Frederick Eichelberger of W. Manchester Twp.; dtd 18 Apr 1821; codicils 20 and 23 Apr 1821; proved 23 Jun 1823; names children, some g'children; exec.: son, John Eichelberger, Thomas Eichelberger, Charles A. Barnitz, Esq. and Jacob Eichelberger, Esq.
4. York Co., PA. Court House; Orphans Court Dockets: Book U; p. 685: 04 Nov 1845: re: Distribution of the personal estate of Abraham Eichelberger: including £1500 left to him by Frederick Eichelberger. Fred'k. left these monies to Abraham (only child of Frederick's son, George), but stipulated that if Abrhama died without issue that the monies were to be distributed amongst Fred'k.'s other heirs. Abraham did die without issue. All of Frederick's heirs listed: Children: Thomas, William Charles, Sarah Lutman, children of of Barnitz (Fred'k.'s son; all children were named), children of Daniel Eichelberger (Fred'k.'s son).
5. York Co., PA. Deeds: a) Book 2E; p. 285: 30 Apr 1788: Fred'k. Eichelberger of Manchester Twp., farmer, and wf., Eve, sold 12 ac., part of 348 ace tract in Manchester Twp., bought by Fred'k. from his father, Martin Eichelberger and his wf., Mary, on 15 Jan 1781. (Patent on this land issued 25 Sep 1764 to Martin Eichelberger). b) Book 2G; p. 250: 15 Jan 1781: Martin "Eychelberger" of Manchester Twp., and wf., Mary, sold 348+ ac. (patent to Martin 25 Sep 1764) to their son, Frederick, of Manchester Twp. b) Book 2G; p. 369: 01 Jun 1771: George Meyer and wf., Barbara sold 393 ac. in Manchester and Codorus Twps. to Frederick Eichelberger Eichelberger of Manchester Twp., wheelwright; for £1350; Fred'k. Eichelberger's wf., Eve being a sister of the grantor and dau. of the late George Meyer who d. intestate.


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(Phillip) Jacob Eichelberger - b. 12 Mar 1744, PA.; bap. 18 Apr 1744, Christ Lutheran Church, York, York Co., PA.

d. 25 Oct 1832, Reisterstown, Baltimore Co., MD.

Res.: Baltimore area, MD.

Father: (Johann) Martin Eichelberger . Mother: Maria Schwab/Swope

m. 23 Nov 1769, Christ Lutheran Church, York, York Co., PA.

Wf.: Maria Barbara Bard/Beard - b. 1752? (bap. 24 Sep 1752, Christ Lutheran Church, York, York Co., PA.

d.: dt. unknown; d. "years before" her husband.

Father: Michael Bard . Mother: Dorothy _____.

Children:

i. Peter Eichelberger - b. ?; d. in infancy²

ii. Augustus Miller - adopted ³

Sources:

1. Church records (as cited above) [credit B. E. Brown].
2.
Eichelberger, A. W., Philip Frederick Eichelberger and his descendants - 1693 - 1900; genealogical record; p. 21; biographical section, p. 46.
3. Baltimore Co., MD. Will Books: Will of Jacob Eichelberger (dtd. 11 Oct 1832; proved 30 Oct 1832): mentions adopted son, Augustus Miller [credit B.E. Brown]
4. York Co., PA. Deed Book 2A; p. 77: 27 Jun 1778: Jacob "Eychelberger" of York Town, merchant, and wf., Barbara, dau. of the late Michael Bard, join other Bard heirs re: settlement of estate.
5. Gravestones; Baltimore Cemeteries; Lutheran Cem., Reisertown, MD. (Reiserstown Rd. & Cockeysville Rd.): Row 12: #8: "In memory of Jacob Eichelberger who died at his residence near Reiserstown on Thursday 25th of October 1832 in the 89th year of his age. #9: In memory of Isabella, wife of Jacob Eichelberger of Baltimore County, who died on the 6th day of January 1819. [This Isabella's identity is unknown]


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Daniel Barnitz - b. 1755

d. 13 Dec 1827

Res.: York Co., PA.

Father: Unknown . Mother: Unknown

m.: dt./place: Unknown

Wf.: Susannah Eichelberger - b. 06 Feb 1756, PA.

d. 03 Feb 1806, PA.

Father: (Johann) Martin Eichelberger . Mother: Maria Schwab/Swope

Children:

i. Jacob Barnitz - b. 06 Apr 1777; m. Mary Etzler

ii. George Barnitz - b. 22 Dec 1778; d. 1841; m. ___ McClintock "of Chambersburg, PA."

iii. Anna Maria Barnitz - b. 04 Aug 1780; d. 21 Nov 1781

iv. Charles Barnitz - b. 01 Feb 1784; m. Rebecca Swope, "of Gettysburg"

v. Daniel Barnitz - b. 28 Oct 1785; m.#1) to ___ Judy; m. #2) to Elizabeth Forney "of Hanover" [York Co., PA.]

vi. Helena Kathrina Barnitz - b. 28 Dec 1787; m. George Himes

vii. Susannah Barnitz - b. 24 Dec 1789; d. age 82.

viii. Catharine Barnitz - b. 01 Jul 1792; m. Charles Young

ix. John Barnitz - b.07 Apr 1795; m. #1) to Elizabeth Scholl; m. #2) to Maria Bentley

x. Michael Barnitz - b. 08 Jan 1797; m. Eliza Eichelberger, "a grandaughter of his mother's uncle, Jacob, of Hanover."

xi. Anna Maria Barnitz - d. 02 Jan 1808

Sources:

1. Eichelberger, A. W., Philip Frederick Eichelberger and his descendants - 1693 - 1900; genealogical record; p. 23; biographical section p. 54.
2. Vital Records of Christ Lutheran Church of York, PA.; translation, p. 740: Confirmations: Whitsunday, 1772: Susanne Eichelberger, age 16. 3. Family record of Daniel Barnitz; as translated by C. F. H.; York Co., PA. Historical Society [submitted by B. E. Brown].


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(Johann) Martin Eichelberger Jr. - b. 07 Jan 1759, PA.

d. 09 Oct 1841, MD.

Res.: York Co., PA. and Baltimore, MD.

Father: (Johann) Martin Eichelberger . Mother: Maria Schwab/Swope

m. 10 Oct 1781, Baltimore Co., MD.

Wf.: Elizabeth Welsh - b. 1762

d. 07 Feb 1855

Father: Unknown . Mother: Unknown

Children:

i. Jesse Eichelberger - b. 10 Oct 1782; d. single

ii. Eliza Eichelberger - b. 06 Dec 1783; m. Nicholas Greenbury Ridgely

iii. Maria Eichelberger - b. 06 Nov 1785; m. John Clem/Clemm

iv. Juliana Eichelberger - b. 21 Aug 1787; bap 26 Sep 1787; d. aft. 1850; single

v. Otho Martin Eichelberger - b. 08 Apr 1789; bap 26 Jul 1789; d. ?; single

vi. Louis/Ludwig Eichelberger - b. 09 Oct 1791; bap 25 Dec 1791; d.? ; single

vii. William Otterbein Eichelberger - b. 01 May 1793; bap 11 Jun 1793; d. aft. 1850; single

viii. Elenora Sophia Eichelberger - b. 22 Apr 1795; bap 17 May 1795; d. aft. 1850; single

ix. Emelia Augusta Eichelberger - b. 10 Sep1797; bap 24 Dec 1797; d. ?; single

x. Otho Welsh Eichelberger - b. 17 Oct 1799; bap 26 Dec 1799; d. aft. 1850; single

xi. Henrietta Matilda Eichelberger - b. 12 Dec 1801; bap 21 Feb 1802; d.? ; single [?]

Sources:

1. Eichelberger, A. W., Philip Frederick Eichelberger and his descendants - 1693 - 1900; genealogical record; p. 21; biographical section pp. 48-50.
2. Index to Baltimore Co., MD. Marriages; #99: Martin Eichelberger m. Elizabeth Welsh.
3. Records of Old Otterbein Church, Baltimore, MD.: bap. of children #4 thru 11; each entry gave parents' names.
4. 1850 federal census: Baltimore Co, MD: city of Baltimore, ward 10; dwell/fam #443-539: Elizabeth Eichelberger, 86; Juliana, 62; Elenora, 55; W. O., 57; O. W., 50; Maria Clemm, 64; Daniel Ridgeley, 37 and N. G. Ridgely (male), age 9.