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Abraham Bough Ziegler Jr.1

Male
b. 1798, d. 13 November 1872


Family 1
Children  1. Abraham Bough Ziegler III b. Sep 1829, d. 1902
  2. Elias Ziegler b. 15 Mar 1833, d. 12 Apr 1885

Family 2 Susannah Werl Goehring b. 10 March 1810, d. 10 April 1884
Marriage* between 1846 and 1850  Harmony Borough, Butler Co., PA, Principal=Susannah Werl Goehring1 

Birth* 1798  Chester Co., PA1 
Marriage* between 1846 and 1850  Harmony Borough, Butler Co., PA, Principal=Susannah Werl Goehring1 
Census* 1850  1850 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Butler County, West Connoquenessing Township., Series: M432, Roll: 760, Page: 114B, September 7
21, 243, 243, Ziegler, Abraham, 57, M, , Farmer, 15000, Pa, , , ,
22, 243, 243, Ziegler, Susanna, 42, F, , , , Germany, , , ,
23, 243, 243, Ziegler, Abraham, 21, M, , Farmer, , Pa, , , ,
24, 243, 243, Ziegler, Elias, 16, M, , Farmer, , Pa, , 1, ,
25, 243, 243, Ziegler, Michael, 11, M, , , , Pa, , 1, ,
26, 243, 243, Ziegler, Elizabeth, 9, F, , , , Pa, , 1, ,
27, 243, 243, Ziegler, Lydia, 6, F, , , , Pa, , 1, ,
28, 243, 243, Ziegler, David, 3, M, , , , Pa, , , ,
29, 243, 243, Ziegler, Susanna, 2, F, , , , Pa, , , ,
30, 243, 243, Rodel, John, 50, M, , Laborer, , Germany, , , ,1 
Census 1860  1860 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Butler County, Jackson Township, Series: M653, Roll: 1087, Page: 496, July 12
18, 597, 581, Zeigler, Abram, 64, M, , Farmer, 8200, 5000, Penn, , , ,
19, 597, 581, Zeigler, Sarah*, 48, F, , , , , Bavaria, , , ,
20, 597, 581, Zeigler, Michael, 22, M, , Farmer, , , Penn, , , ,
21, 597, 581, Zeigler, Elizabeth, 19, F, , Domestic, , , Penn, , 1, ,
22, 597, 581, Zeigler, Lydia, 15, F, , , , , Penn, , 1, ,
23, 597, 581, Zeigler, David, 13, M, , , , , Penn, , 1, ,
24, 597, 581, Zeigler, Sarah, 8, F, , , , , Penn, , 1, ,
(*should be Susanna)2 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Butler County, Jackson Township, Series: M593, Roll: 1316, Page: 255A, June 13
01, 1, 1, Ziegler, Abraham, 73, M, W, Retired Farmer, 6000, 500, Penna, , , , , , , , , 1,
02, 1, 1, Ziegler, Susanna, 60, F, W, Keeping House, , , Bavaria, 1, 1, , , , , 1, , ,
03, 1, 1, Ziegler, David, 22, M, W, Miller Grist, 3500, , Penna, , 1, , , , , , , 1,
04, 1, 1, Ziegler, Sarah, 17, F, W, At Home, , , Penna, , 1, , , , , , , ,3 
Death* 13 November 1872  Harmony Borough, Butler Co., PA1 
Biography* 1895  The following is the biography of Abraham Ziegler Sr., father of this subject:

The History of Butler County, Pennsylvania, 1895
Page 1091-1092

Abraham Ziegler

Abraham Ziegler was born in Lehigh county, Pennsylvania, May 4, 1774. He learned the blacksmith's trade in his native county, and was also an extensive farmer there. In 1814 he purchased the entire property of the Harmony Society from Father Rapp, and in 1815 brought his family to this county and look possession of his purchase. He went into merchandising quite extensively, which he carried on in connection with his farm. He died in 1886, at Harmony. In religious faith, he was a Mennonite, erected the church of that denomination at Harmony, in 1810, and was its principal support for twenty years. He was interred in the graveyard attached to this church. Mr. Ziegler was twice married; his first wife was Catherine Boehm, to whom were horn the following children: Maria; Abraham, and Anna. His second wife was Elizabeth Eustandire, who became the mother of eleven children, as follows: Catherine; Andrew; Jacob; Samuel; Jonas; David; Michael; Susannah; Elizabeth; Barbara, and Joseph, all of whom are dead except the last mentioned.4 

Citations
  1. [S4] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S887] PA, Butler Co. History 1895online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pabutler/1895.


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