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Elizabeth Knepper

Female Abt 1740 -


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  • Name Elizabeth Knepper 
    Born Abt 1740  Franklin County, Quincy Twp., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died
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    Person ID I1670  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father Wilhelmus Knepper,   b. 27 Oct 1691, Unnersberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1766 and 1767, Ephrata Cloister, Lancaster County PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Veronica -Bloom Bloem,   b. Abt 1702, Friesland, Surhuisterveen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1769, Ephrata Cloister, Lancaster County PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1723  Friesland, Surhuisterveen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • From Bill Tillman
      Notes for ELIZABETH KNEPPER:
      Elizabeth never married. She had 57 acres just west of the Antietam Creek, adjoining Abraham and
      Catherine's land. She donated 1/2 acre on which to build Mt. Zzion Church and cemetery. The church was
      built about 1840 and was sometimes called Knepper's Meeting House and also Union Church. A great number
      of Knepper's are buried there.[Privatized Descendants of Tilman Knepper 08-08-01.FTW]

      Elizabeth never married. She had 57 acres just west of the Antietam Creek, adjoining Abraham and Catherines
      land. She donated 1/2 acre on which to build Mt. Zion Church and cemetery. The church was built about
      1840 and was sometimes called "Knepper's Meeting House" and also Union Church. A great number of
      Knepper's are buried there.


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