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Peter P. Weaver

Peter P. Weaver (I270)

Male 1784 - 1836  (52 years)

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  • Name Peter P. Weaver  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Relationshipwith Albert Leopold Vitter
    Birth 1784  (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Gender Male 
    Arrival Abt 1815  (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Jacob Weaver's sons Peter, Samuel, and Jacob moved their families to Holmes County, Ohio 
    FSID LHQ2-T7D 
    Reference Number 270 
    Religion Mennonite  [2
    Residence Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1815  Cherry Ridge, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    settled on the western end of Cherry Ridge, on one of the one hundred acre military lots Jacob Troyer had purchased 
    Death 17 Feb 1836  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Siblings 7 brothers and 4 sisters 
     1. Elizabeth Weaver,   b. 1774, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Between 1812 and 1820, Brothersvalley, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    David Blough,   b. 1777, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Jul 1846, Wayne, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years),  m. 1798, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     2. Jacob Joachim Weaver, Jr.,   b. 1776, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1856, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Catherine Naught,   b. 1780, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aug 1847, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years),  m. 1805  
     3. Catharine J. Weaver,   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 locationd. 2 Feb 1864, Scalp Level, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Garrett Ream,   b. 1777, Everett, Bedford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Sep 1847, Bens Creek, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years),  m. 1799, Bedford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     4. Christian Weaver,   b. 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 locationd. Feb 1859, Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Abraham Weaver,   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 locationd. 25 Oct 1845, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Christina Kauffman,   b. 1792, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Apr 1848, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years),  m. 1810  
     6. Peter P. Weaver (current person),   b. 1784, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Feb 1836, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Magdalena Swoveland,   b. 1785, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Oct 1853, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years),  m. 1801, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     7. John Weaver,   b. 26 Nov 1786, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 31 May 1813, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Magdalena Mishler,   b. Abt 1793, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1829, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years),  m. Abt 1810, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     8. Samuel J. Weaver,   b. 22 May 1788, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 11 Sep 1868, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Elizabeth N. Keim,   b. 4 Dec 1790, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Davidsville, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Oct 1860, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years),  m. Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
    Magdalena Schlabach,   b. 25 Apr 1804, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 May 1884, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years),  m. UNKNOWN  
     9. Michael Weaver,   b. 8 Aug 1789, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Oct 1861, New Paris, Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Catharina Kreitzer,   b. 4 May 1793, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1875, Richland, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years),  m. 11 Feb 1813, Montgomery, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     10. David J. Weaver,   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 locationd. 15 Sep 1856, Richland, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Susanna Mishler,   b. 1797, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1842, Quemahoning, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years),  m. Abt 1818, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     11. Maria Weaver   d. 1794
     12. Eve Weaver   d. 1836
     
    Person ID I270  Vitter-Weaver Genealogy | Sharon Vitter's Ancestor
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2023 

    Father Jacob Joachim Weaver, Sr.,   b. 8 Jun 1748, Kyburg, Zürich, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Nov 1820, Quemahoning, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Oberholtzer,   b. 1748, Brecknock, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 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) 
    Marriage Abt 1773  Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8
    Rev Jacob Weaver War Line 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_11_Revolutionary_War_Pension_and_BountyLand_Warrant_Application_Files 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 
    Family ID F147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magdalena Swoveland,   b. 1785, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Oct 1853, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years) 
    Marriage 1801  (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 1806  (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 2402 
    Children 
     1. Peter E. Weaver, Sr.,   b. 27 Apr 1807, Lebanon, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 14 Aug 1888, Union, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years)
     2. Susanna Weaver,   b. 1808, Before 1813 Lebanon County was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties, Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED
     3. Magdalena Weaver,   b. 3 Aug 1810, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Sep 1853, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years)
     4. Joseph Weaver,   b. 12 Dec 1812   d. 15 Apr 1871, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 58 years)
     5. David Weaver,   b. 14 Apr 1814, Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Apr 1891, Union, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
     6. Samuel P. Weaver,   b. 17 Aug 1815, Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Apr 1882, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 66 years)
     7. Michael Weaver,   b. 1 Jan 1818, (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Feb 1872, Harrison, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 54 years)
     8. Sarah Weaver,   b. 12 Nov 1819, (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1830 (Age 10 years)
     9. Christina Weaver,   b. 1823   d. DECEASED
     10. Eve Elizabeth Weaver,   b. 28 Mar 1823, (Clark Township, Ohio was originally named German Township before 1910, Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Clark, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Sep 1878, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 55 years)
     11. Ludwig Weaver,   b. 28 Jan 1825, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED
     12. Abraham Weaver,   b. 25 Sep 1827, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Dec 1896, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years)
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2023 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1784 - (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 1801 - (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1806 - (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - Jacob Weaver's sons Peter, Samuel, and Jacob moved their families to Holmes County, Ohio - Abt 1815 - (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - settled on the western end of Cherry Ridge, on one of the one hundred acre military lots Jacob Troyer had purchased - 1815 - Cherry Ridge, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 17 Feb 1836 - Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S785] Patricia M. Durst-Shaffer, Jacob Weaver Family, (Name: Local genealogical society;).

    2. [S307] Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, (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

    3. [S2097] Harold E. Weaver, Weaver Family History, (Name: Self-published; Location: Goshen, Indiana, USA; Date: 1993;), Compiled by Harold E. Weaver, 303 Carter Road, Goshen, Indiana 46526, 1993.
      This documentation covers the direct descendants of Jacob Weaver who left Switzerland and arrived in the United States of America in 1764, Information and data was obtained and recorded from various family records, American Genealogical Research Institute, Washington, D.C., Holmes County records in Ohio, and "Amish and Amish Mennonite Genealogies" by Gingerich and Krieder.

      An update covering the past 100 years of the Martin Weaver family is now being tabulated for your further information.

    4. [S2101] Martin Samuel Weaver, Family Records of M. S. Weaver, (Name: Self; Location: Wagstaff, Miami, Kansas, USA; Date: 1911;), Birth, death, and marriage records kept by Martin Samuel Weaver.

    5. [S2146] Katrina Walker, Notes of Katrina Walker, Email to Admin@vitter.org, June 2023.

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


    7. [S1633] Donald W. Weaver, Notes of 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

    8. [S783] LeRoy Beachy, Unser Leit: The Story of the Amish, (Name: Goodly Heritage Books; Date: 2011;).
      Pages 139 and 320–321
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      Unser Leit Page 321 Document
      Unser Leit Page 321 Document




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