Christian Weaver

Christian Weaver

Male 1780 - 1859  (78 years)
Person ID: I25468  Sharon Vitter's Relative


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  • Name Christian Weaver  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 10 Apr 1780  (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1859  Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings
     1. Maria Weaver (ID:I33257),   d. 1794
     2. Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I24256),   b. 1774, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1812 and 1820, Brothersvalley, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Jacob Joachim Weaver, Jr. (ID:I25469),   b. 1776, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     4. Catharine J. Weaver (ID:I25620),   b. 22 Sep 1777, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1864, Scalp Level, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Abraham Weaver (ID:I25466),   b. 4 Aug 1782, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1845, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. Peter P. Weaver (ID:I270),   b. 1784, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1836, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. John Weaver (ID:I25467),   b. 26 Nov 1786, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1813, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     8. Samuel J. Weaver (ID:I305),   b. 22 May 1788, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1868, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     9. Michael Weaver (ID:I29897),   b. 8 Aug 1789, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1861, New Paris, Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     10. David J. Weaver (ID:I25614),   b. 1790, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1856, Richland, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)

    Parents

    Family ID: F147 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Jacob Joachim Weaver, Sr. (ID:I303),   b. 8 Jun 1748, Kyburg, Zürich, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1820, Quemahoning, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Oberholtzer (ID:I24255),   b. 1748, Brecknock, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1791, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married Abt 1773  Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Rev Jacob Weaver War Line Document
    Fold3_Page_11_Revolutionary_War_Pension_and_BountyLand_Warrant_Application_Files Document
    Jacob Joachim Weaver, Sr,Fold3_Page_4_Compiled_Service_Records_of_Soldiers_Who_Served_in_the_American_Army_During_the_Revolutionary_War Document
    Fold3_Page_138_Numbered_Records_Books_Concerning_Military_Operations_and_Service_Pay_and_Settlement_of_Accounts_and_Supplies_in_the_War_Department_Collection_of_Revolutionary_War_R Document
    Reference Number 2512 

    Other Personal Events

    FSID KGS9-QFY 
    Religion Mennonite  [4
    Residence 1820  Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1840  Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1780 - (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1820 - Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Feb 1859 - Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from the canton of Zürich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S719] 1840 United States Federal Census, Year: 1840; Census Place: Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania; Roll: 494; Page: 21; Family History Library Film: 0020558.
      1840 United States Federal Census
      1840 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania; Roll: 494; Page: 21; Family History Library Film: 0020558


    2. [S536] 1820 United States Federal Census, 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Page: 28; NARA Roll: M33_104; Image: 40.
      1820 United States Federal Census
      1820 United States Federal Census
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Page: 28; NARA Roll: M33_104; Image: 40


    3. [S785] Jacob Weaver Family, Patricia M. Durst-Shaffer, (Name: Local genealogical society;).
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document


    4. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), The Weaver Way: Zurich → Pennsylvania → Ohio.
      This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from Zurich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/WeaverWay.php

    5. [S1251] Find A Grave, Jacob Weaver, Nov 1820.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/82474062/jacob-weaver
      Weaver Jacob Sr Headstone
      Weaver Jacob Sr Headstone
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      Weaver Jacob Sr. Headstone
      Weaver Jacob Sr. Headstone
      Weaver Sr Jacob Descendants Headstone
      Weaver Sr Jacob Descendants Headstone


    6. [S1633] Notes of Donald W. Weaver, Donald W. Weaver, Video by Donald and Felicia Weaver of Jacob Weaver website, June 17, 2021.
      Jacob Weaver (1748–1820) is Sharon Weaver Vitter's 4th great grandfather. He immigrated to Pennsylvania in 1767 on the ship Sally from Zurich, Switzerland via Rotterdam. He is buried in Shetler Cemetery, Davidsville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania. This video is a visit to the cemetery by Sharon's brother Don Weaver and his wife Felicia on June 17, 2021.
      https://youtu.be/Nh6SlC_KwLc