Christian R. Hertzler

Christian R. Hertzler

Male 1740 - 1817  (77 years)
Person ID: I44162  Sharon Vitter's Relative


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  • Name Christian R. Hertzler  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 1740  Palantine, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Feb 1817  Belleville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Buried Locust Grove Cemetery, Belleville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings
     1. Jacob Hertzler (ID:I44167),   b. 1733, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1795, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Veronica Hertzler (ID:I50625),   b. Europe Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1819, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     ½3. John R. Hertzler (ID:I36910),   b. 1729, Hinterwil, Uerkheim, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1801, Womelsdorf, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     ½4. Catherine R. Hertzler (ID:I42775),   b. 1731, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1800, Elk Lick, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)

    Parents

    Family ID: F20683 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Bishop Jacob Hertzler, Sr. (ID:I28579),   b. 1703, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1786, Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Catherine Ruegy (ID:I36909),   b. 1706, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 30 Aug 1773 and 4 Mar 1774, Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1728  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5

    Family 1

    Family ID: F32970  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife 1 Elizabeth Beiler Yoder (ID:I44160),   b. 1749, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1791, Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 1764  Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
      1. Jacob Hertzler (ID:I44185),   b. 6 Apr 1770, Alsace, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1849, Churchtown, Caernarvon, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
      2. Christian Hertzler (ID:I44195),   b. 13 Jun 1771, Upper Bern, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1842, Caernarvon, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
      3. Barbara Hertzler (ID:I44183),   b. 17 Dec 1776, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1846, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
      4. Sarah Hertzler (ID:I47301),   b. 17 Dec 1776, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1855, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
      5. Elizabeth Y. Hertzler (ID:I44200),   b. 2 Apr 1779, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1853, Union, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
      6. Anna Hertzler (ID:I44182),   b. 1781, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1866, Juniata, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
      7. Esther Y. Hertzler (ID:I44186),   b. 18 Feb 1788, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1861, East Brook, Hickory, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)

    Family 2

    Family ID: F32971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife 2 Maria Yoder (ID:I44199),   b. 1755, Tilden, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1813, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 1769  Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Married 1791  Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1740 - Palantine, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1764 - Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1769 - Hamburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1791 - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Feb 1817 - Belleville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Locust Grove Cemetery, Belleville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Christian Hertzler document
    Christian Hertzler document

  • Source Citations

    1. [S1037] Family Database of James C. Hostetler, James C. Hostetler, (Name: Swiss Anabaptist Genealogical Association;), Christian Hertzler.
      Name Christian Hertzler
      Born 1740 Pfalz, Germany
      Gender Male
      Died 18 Feb 1817 Mifflin Co., PA
      Person ID I73 Hostetler Database
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016

      Father JACOB HERTZLER, b. 1703, Switzerland, d. 1786, Hamburg, Berks Co., PA (Age 83 years)
      Mother Catherine Ruegy, b. Europe, d. Abt 1773, Berks Co., PA
      Family ID F70 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Family 1 Elizabeth Yoder, b. 1749, Berks Co., PA , d. 11 Jan 1791, Hamburg, Berks Co., PA (Age 42 years)
      Children
      1. Jacob Hertzler, b. 6 Apr 1770, Berks Co., PA, d. 18 Aug 1849, Lancaster Co., PA (Age 79 years)
      2. Christian Hertzler, b. 13 Jun 1771, Berks Co., PA, d. 16 Sep 1842, Lancaster Co., PA (Age 71 years)
      3. Sarah Hertzler, b. Berks Co., PA, d. Mifflin Co., PA
      4. Barbara Hertzler, b. 18 Dec 1776, Berks Co., PA, d. 18 Dec 1846, Mifflin Co., PA (Age 70 years)
      5. Elizabeth Hertzler, b. 5 Apr 1779, Berks Co., PA, d. 8 Nov 1853, Union Co., PA (Age 74 years)
      6. Anna Hertzler, b. 1781, Berks Co., PA, d. 29 Nov 1866, Juniata Co., PA (Age 85 years)
      7. Esther Hertzler, b. 18 Feb 1788, Berks Co., PA, d. 8 May 1861, East Brook, Lawrence Co., PA (Age 73 years)
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016
      Family ID F52 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Family 2 Mary Yoder, b. 1755, Berks Co., PA, d. 13 Jul 1813, Lancaster Co., PA (Age 58 years)
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016
      Family ID F69 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Notes
      Gingerich-Kreider HZ5.
      http://www.saga-omii.org/TNG1112/getperson.php?personID=I73&tree=Hostetler

    2. [S1622] A Brief Biographical Memorial of Jacob Hertzler, Pages 13–15.
      Memorial of Jacob Hertzler.

      Jacob Hertzler was born in 1703, of Swiss par-
      ents, in Switzerland, Europe. Occupation, farmer
      and minister of the Amish Mennonite Church. He
      married in Europe, and with his first wife had one
      son named John. His wife died and was buried in
      Europe. Jacob Hertzler then married his second
      wife, Catharine ; the children by this marriage were
      two sons and one daughter. Jacob Hertzler with
      his family emigrated from Switzerland to the Palat-
      inate, in France, and after residing there for
      some years, during the reign of Louis XV, a king
      of France, on account of being persecuted for his
      religious faith, being a Mennonite, Jacob Hertzler
      and family emigrated from there to America, taking
      the route via Rotterdam, Holland, and Plymouth,
      England. He came over in the ship St. Andrew,
      James Abercrombie, Master, from Rotterdam,
      landing in Philadelphia, Pa., Sep. 9th, 1719. J
      From there he went to Berne T., Lancaster Co.,

      * Palatinate, a province in the north east of France, on the
      river Rhine, adjoining Baden. In 1815), when the allied armv
      defeated Napoleon, the treaty of Peace signed at Paris, on the
      20th of November, it was ceded to Baden. It is now a
      province in Bavaria in the German Empire. See Markam's
      History of France

      # King Louis XV was one of the worst kings of his race. See
      Markam's History ot France. Page 474.

      i See autographical tiles of immigrants of 174?, in the Penn-
      sylvania Historical Society, in Philadelphia, as to the time
      when Jacob Hertzler declarecl his fealty to the province of
      Pennsylvania, and the king of Great Britain and his successors.

      — 14 —

      Pa., now Upper Berne T., Berks Co., Pa., two
      miles west of Hamburg, on the direct road leading
      to Harrisburg. and purchased from the proprieta-
      ries of Pennsylvania, Richard and Thomas Penn,
      in Philadelphia, warrant granted to Jacob Hertzler,
      January 9th, 1750, for 182 acres, '"^0 perches of land
      surveyed May 14th, 1767. Price one dollar and
      twenty-five cents per acre. This tract was named
      Contentment. Also a warrant granted Oct. 13th,
      1752, for 110 acres, 1 30 perches ; a warrant granted
      Aug. 5th, 1765, for 36 acres, 36 perches ; a warrant
      granted Dec. 2d, 1766, for 44 acres, 95 perches;
      and a warrant granted June 23d, 1773, for 30 acres,
      33 perches. These several contiguous tracts in the
      whole contained 404 acres, and 4 perches, and an
      allowance of six per cent, for roads, all set with
      timber in a wilderness, which he improved.

      On August the 30th, 1773, Jacob Hertzler di-
      vided his land between his children. John received
      the farm near Moortown, in Centre T., Berks Co.,
      Pa. ; his son Jacob received 190 acres of the home
      farm; his son Christian received 169 acres of the
      home farm ; his daughter Fanny, married to John
      Kauffman, received the residue of the home farm,
      with some more land joining by purchase.

      Catharine Hertzler died between August 30th.
      1773, and March 4th, 1774. Jacob Hertzler died
      in 1786, some time after March 20th. They are
      both buried in the Amish Congregation Burying-
      ground, two miles west of Hamburg, joining the
      home farm. There are no tombstones to mark the
      graves where our progenitors lie.

      15 —

      1. FIRST GENERATION.

      Jacob Hertzler, post office address when he
      died, was Hamburg, Berks Co., Pa.; his children
      born in Switzerland, and Palatine, a province of
      France, Europe, are,

      (1) John Hertzler married to Veronica Reich-
      enbach.

      (2) Jacob Hertzler, married to Barbara Yoder.

      (3) Fanny Hertzler. born ; died in 1819:

      married to John Kauffiiian, born ; died in

      1843 ; occupation, farmer. Their children are, two
      sons and four daughters. John Kauffiiian and
      family moved from Upper Berne T.. Berks Co.,
      Pa., to Somerset Co., Pa., removed to the vicin-
      ity of Dayton, Ohio. Where their descendants
      are residing is not known to the writer.

      (4) Christian Hertzler, married to Elisabeth
      Yoder.

      * .John Hertzler was a sun of Jacob Hertzler by his
      first marriage. His first wife's name not known to the
      writer and his second wife's maiden name

      https://www.ebooksread.com/authors-eng/john-hertzler/a-brief-biographic-memorial-of-jacob-hertzler--and-a-complete-genealogical-fami-tre/1-a-brief-biographic-memorial-of-jacob-hertzler--and-a-complete-genealogical-fami-tre.shtml

    3. [S1251] Find A Grave, Christian R. Hertzler.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/70703487/christian-hertzler
      Christian Hertzler document
      Christian Hertzler document


    4. [S1037] Family Database of James C. Hostetler, James C. Hostetler, (Name: Swiss Anabaptist Genealogical Association;), Jacob Hertzler.
      Name JACOB HERTZLER
      Born 1703 Switzerland
      Gender Male
      Died 1786 Hamburg, Berks Co., PA
      Person ID I75 Hostetler Database
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016

      Children
      1. John Hertzler, b. 1729, Europe, d. Apr 1801, Berks Co., PA (Age 72 years)
      2. Catherine Hertzler, b. 1731, Canton Bern, Switzerland, d. 1800, Somerset Co., PA (Age 69 years)
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016
      Family ID F73 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Family 2 Catherine Ruegy, b. Europe, d. Abt 1773, Berks Co., PA
      Children
      1. Jacob Hertzler, b. 1733, Europe, d. Apr 1795, Berks Co., PA (Age 62 years)
      2. Veronica Hertzler, b. Europe, d. 1819, Berks Co., PA
      3. Christian Hertzler, b. 1740, Pfalz, Germany, d. 18 Feb 1817, Mifflin Co., PA (Age 77 years)
      Last Modified 7 Mar 2016
      Family ID F70 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Notes
      Gingerich-Kreider HZ; HHH 1

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    5. [S1251] Find A Grave, Jacob Hertzler.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15614841/jacob-hertzler
      Hertzler Sr Bishop Headstone
      Hertzler Sr Bishop Headstone