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ZIMMERMAN'S OF PENNSYLVANIA

Updated June 14, 2001

Linda Zimmerman & Dorri Cohen ZIMMERMAN

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We are researching the decendants of Sebastian Zimmerman of Lehigh and Schuylkill County areas. Thanks to my cousin Dori you now have the following: birth and confirmation records of Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. In the process I also found the Spouse's of Catherine, Elizabeth, John and Dewald

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Descendants of Abraham ZIMMERMAN
First Generation
1. Abraham ZIMMERMAN was born 1753 in Maxatawny, Berks, Pa.
Abraham married Barbra or Bernice WEHRLEY, daughter of George WEHRLY and Catharine DANNER. Barbra was born about 1760 in Lancaster Co., Pa..

They had the following children:
2 F i. Elizebeth ZIMMERMAN was born about 1787 and was christened in Maxatary Twp. Berks Cty PA.
Elizebeth married Daniel HAAS.

+ 3 M ii. Abraham ZIMMERMAN was born 15 Mar 1788.

+ 4 M iii. Samuel ZIMMERMAN was born about 1789.

5 M iv. Jacob ZIMMERMAN was born about 1790 in Maxatary Twp. Berks Cty PA. Jacob married Susanna FREY on 17 Oct 1841.

+ 6 F v. Catherine ZIMMERMAN was born about 1791.

+ 7 M vi. Sebastian ZIMMERMAN was born 7 May 1796 and died Jul 1885.

+ 8 M vii. Solomon ZIMMERMAN was born 1797.

+ 9 F viii. Esther ZIMMERMAN was born about 1801.

10 M ix. Dewald ZIMMERMAN was born about 1802. He died 1841.
Dewald was confirmed 30 Apr 1821 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. Dewald married Magdalena KLOCK.

+ 11 M x. John ZIMMERMAN was born about 1803.

+ 12 M xi. Isaac W. ZIMMERMAN was born Sep 1806 and died 30 Mar 1886.

Second Generation
3. Abraham ZIMMERMAN (Abraham) was born 15 Mar 1788 in Maxatary Twp. Berks Cty PA and was christened in Howerter's Church in Northumberland Co. Abraham married Anna Marie "Polly", daughter of Johannes GRUNEWALD and Anna Maria REINHART, about 1808. Polly was born in Albany Twp, Berks, PA.

They had the following children:
13 M i. Abraham ZIMMERMAN was born 3 Feb 1818. He died 28 May 1897. Abraham married ELIZA WEAVER. ELIZA was born 5 Jun 1839. She died 6 Feb 1897.

14 M ii. Heinrich ZIMMERMAN was born 6 Jun 1819 and was christened 1819 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

15 F iii. Maria ZIMMERMAN was born 30 May 1824 and was christened 18 Jul 1824 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

16 F iv. Elisabeth ZIMMERMAN was born 24 Dec 1826 and was christened 25 Feb 1827 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

17 F v. Margaret ZIMMERMAN was born 8 Sep 1829 and was christened 11 Oct 1829 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

18 F vi. Esther ZIMMERMAN was born 22 Feb 1832 and was christened 25 Mar 1832 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

4. Samuel ZIMMERMAN (Abraham) was born about 1789. Samuel married Magdalena.

They had the following children:

19 M i. Solomon ZIMMERMAN was born 24 Jan 1813 and was christened in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.
Solomon married Maria BITTNER.

20 F ii. Elizebeth ZIMMERMAN was born 6 Nov 1815 and was christened 13 Jan 1816 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. Elizebeth married Jacob KLOCK.

21 F iii. Magdalena ZIMMERMAN was born 17 Jun 1823 and was christened 17 Aug 1823 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. Magdalena married Daniel WEIKEL.

22 F iv. Christina ZIMMERMAN was born 30 Jun 1825 and was christened 11 Sep 1825 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. Christina married David STOUFFER on 31 Jan 1847 in St. John's United Church of Christ, Orwigsburg.

23 M v. Sammuel ZIMMERMAN was born 9 Jul 1828 and was christened 7 Sep 1828 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA.

6. Catherine ZIMMERMAN (Abraham) was born about 1791. Catherine was confirmed 24 Apr 1808 in Howerter's Church, Northumberland County PA. Catherine married George HEDRICH, son of Capt. Philip Hedrick HEDRICK. George was born about 1796.

They had the following children:

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  • Harry E. Zimmerman and Barbara Zimmerman (Disque) (40 KB)
    Harry E. (Elias?)Zimmerman married Barbara Disque Harry's parents were Solomon Salome Koehler of Schuylkill County Pennsylvania. Barbara was the daughter of Catherine and Johan Disque. Harry was born on June 1865-PA. Tremont, PA. He died at the age of only 42 years old on August 13, 1907 in Philadelphia. Barbara was born on Oct 24, 1865 in Allasace Lorrain Germany. She died on January 23, 1949 in Philadelphia. Harry and Barbara had a total of 7 children. Five children lived: Harry, Clinton, Arthur W., Earl, and Herb C. (Barbara died at age 8 and Seth died when he was 1 year old) Harry's mother Salome is the granddaughter of Revolutionary War Soldier Johann Casper Hepler.
 

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