The Will of John (Hans) Erb (1713 - 1778)Dated: 10 Jan 1775. Probated: 1783.
Summary: John Erb, of Warwick twp; wife Barbara; sons, John, Christian, Jacob, Daniel, Peter (youngest); daughter Magdalena.
Executors: bother-in-law John Schranz, and "my brother" Christian Erb. Witnesses: George Walbeck and Jacob Kurtz.
Source: Wills of Lancaster County, Index: 1783, Bk Y, Vol. 2, line 121
Note: The original will is written in German. This is an abstract of an English translation done by Peter Miller, from Betty Hewitt, who cites a "letter to Miss Blanche Toland, 30 July 1954".