Andreas Schweitzer

Male - Bef 1771


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  • Name Andreas Schweitzer 
    Born see son-in-law David Eppler's last will & testament Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 30 Dec 1771  Brecknock Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I38959  South Central Pennsylvania Families
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2016 

    Children 
     1. Maria Barbara Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1740, of Brecknock Twp., Lancaster County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     2. Elisabeth Catharina Schweitzer,   b. 20 Aug 1738, Brecknock Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1822, of Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  []
     3. Frederick Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1745, apparently left no heirs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Possibly moved to Cumberland County Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     4. Melchior Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1742, apparently left no heirs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. of Robeson Twp., Berks County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     5. Peter Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1735,   d. Bef 09 Aug 1798, Brecknock Township, Berks County, Province of Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  []
     6. Maria Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1734  []
     7. Susanna Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1736,   d. claimed date of death 12 Feb 1812, but no source Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     8. ??? Schweitzer,   b. Abt 1736  []
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • David Eppler of Paxton tp., Dauphin County, writ 31 Aug 1812, probated 25 Nov 1822
      1. To his wife Catharine: Al his real and personal estate during the rest of her natural life.
      2. 2. Upon his wife's decease, his real and personal estate is to be sold at public vendue and the proceeds divided into five equal shares and distributed as follows:
      a. One-fifth share to the children of his deceased brother-in-law Peter Sweitzer
      b. One-fifth share to the children of his deceased brother-in-law Peter Beam
      c. One-fifth share to the children of his deceased brother-in-law Thomas Segner
      d. One-fifth share to the children of his deceased brother-in-law Peter Bobb
      e. One-fifth share to the children of his deceased brother John Epler
      3. Executor: Friend George Zeigler, innkeeper, of Harrisburg
      4. Witnessed by B. Kurtz and Henry A. Kurtz

      Brecknock Twp. Tax Records:
      Andrew Schweitzer, 1750-1763, 50A
      Frederick Schweitzer, 1769-1773, 100A [missing '72]
      Nicholas Schweitzer, 1772-1773

      1767 Berks County Tax Lists:
      Robeson Twp.: Melchior Switzer
      Brecknock Twp.: Frederick Sweitzer

      Note: Another Schweitzer family in region. I've tried to keep the records separate.

      Lancaster County Probate:
      May 20, 1771 December 30, 1771
      SWEITZER, ANDREAS
      Children: Peter, Melchoir, Frederick and Mary. Son-in-law: David
      Ebler (wife's name omitted).
      Ex. Melchoir Sweitzer and David Ebler. Brecknock Twp.

      Church Records:

      MCL, Iling--none for this family [well...a Peter Schweitzer & wife Barbara in Illing.]

      Most of these records are assumed family members--only a few are certain.

      New Holland Lutheran KB:

      Anna Schweitzerin & Andreas Koch, both single, sp ch/o Christian Hufner & A. Marg. on 12 Jan 1782

      Peter Behm, son of the late Jacob, m. 25 Aug 1760, Susanna, d/o the late Andreas Schweitzer, residing in Brecknock tp.

      Peter Popp, son of Philipp, m. 6 Oct 1761, Maria Barbara, d/o Andreas Schweitzer, all of Brecknock tp.

      Allegheny Reformed KB:

      Christina Riehm daughter of Abraham and Elisabeth, b. August 25,
      1774, bapt. October 25, 1774. Sponsors: Peter Schweitzer and
      Elisabeth.

      Barbara Burckhart daughter of Joh. and Margareth, b. March 27, 1791,
      bapt. June 2, --. Sponsors: Borkert Schweitzer and Barbara.

      Maria Kramer daughter of Heinrich and Barbara, b. January 7, 1795,
      bapt. September 6, 1795. Sponsors: Peter Schweitzer and Barbara.

      Wilhelm Seegner son of Melchior and Catharina, b. February 14, 1796,
      bapt. April 10. Sponsors: Friedrich Schweitzer and Barbara.

      Catharina Schweitzer daughter of Friedrich and Barbara, b. October
      13, 1796, bapt. February --, 1797. Sponsors: Catharina Schweitzer.

      Elisabeth Simon daughter of Joh. and Susanna, b. August 19, 1799,
      bapt. September 28, 1799. Sponsors: Elisabeth Schweitzer.

      Barbara Schweitzer daughter of Friedr. and Barbara, b. September 27,
      1799, bapt. October --, 1799. Sponsors: Heinrich Burkret and wife.

      Schwartzwald Reformed KB:

      25 October 1788 - Friedrich Schweitzer and Barbara Burchhard of Brecknock,
      Berks County.

      10 March 1795 - Johannes Härter [ Harter ] and Anna Maria Schweitzer of
      Robeson, Berks County.

      11 April 1797 - Johannes Zimmer and Susanna Schweitzer of Brecknock, Berks
      County.

      12 November 1799 - Jacob Neunzehnhöltzer [ Neunzehnholtzer ] and Magdalena
      Schweitzer of Robeson, Berks County.

      Waldschmidt:

      Magdalene of Peter Schweitzer and Elizabeth, b. November 2, 1781,
      bapt. March 30, 1782. Sponsors: William Grickel and Anna Maria.

      John Peter of Philip Hertmann and Christine, b. October 27, 1783,
      bapt. December 7, 1783. Sponsors: Peter Schweitzer and Barbara
      Siegethaler, both single.

      Berks County Probate:

      JOST, LEOPOLD, Brecknock. February 13, 1768 - March 16, 1771.
      Wife Barbara to have 1/2 of estate when 3 children have had £30 per
      advance and the remaining 1/2 to be to the 3 children.
      Dau. Barbara first having £30 per advance.
      Son in law Adam BOHM to be overseer of my son Andreas, that he May not
      squander his estate.
      Exrs: son in law Adam BOHM and Peter SCHWEITZER.
      Wit: Henry BAR and Peter BOB.
      Translation.

      JOST, ANDRES, Brecknock. February 22, 1773 - August 16, 1774.
      To bro-in-law Adam BOHM 1/2 of estate.
      And the other 1/2 to my sister Barbara JOST.
      Exr: Henry BARR.
      Wit: Paul SCHWEITZER, Elizabeth SCHWEITZER.
      Translation.

      MILLER, JACOB, Brecknock.
      October 10, 1782 - January 25, 1783. B - 76.
      To wife Barbara, all estate during widowhood.
      Son Jacob shall have a share and a half and the first refusal of the
      plantation. Son George shall have 20 shillings more than the others
      except Jacob, the others to share alike.
      Exrs: wife Barbara and Daniel DICKINSON.
      Wit: Bernhard BEELER, Peter SCHWEITZER, Hannah DICKINSON.

      SCHWEITZER, PETER, Brecknock.
      June 30, 1797 - August 9, 1798.
      To son Frederick 100 acres of the upper part of plantation.
      To son Peter the remainder of land, including buildings, both tracts to
      be appraised.
      Provides for wife Elisabeth.
      Sons above named to have £50 each in advance and then all estate
      equally divided among all children.
      Dau. Barbara, widow of John ZERBE, only one mentioned by name.
      Exrs: Friend John BEAR and sons Frederick and Peter.
      Wits: Bernhard BEELER and Henry BOHLER.
      (This will in wrong year in files.)

      BEAM, PETER, Robeson.
      March 8, 1809 - April 3, 1809.
      Provides for wife Susanna.
      Mentions having sold his real estate to sons Samuel and John, dividing
      estate among 11 children.
      Children of deceased son Jacob and deceased dau. Barbara to have their
      parents shares.
      Others not named.
      Exrs: Son Samuel and son-in-law Philip FORMAN.
      Wits: Christian TREAT and Peter SCHWEITZER.

      SCHWEITZER, Peter, Brecknock.
      October 22, 1824.
      Adm. John and Peter, sons.

      ZERBE, JOHN, Jr., Cumru.
      January 30, 1797.
      Adm. to Peter SWEITZER, brother-in-law, and David ZERBE, brother.
      Barbara the widow renouncing.

      MOHR, JOHN, Robeson.
      September 8 - November 26, 1823.
      Provides for wife Elizabeth.
      The plantation where I live, 122 acres, and grist mill, and 17 acres
      adjoining 100 acres with 10 acres of woodland, valued at £2500, the
      plantation now occupied by Fred SWITZER valued at £900, formerly
      occupied by son Daniel near Adamstown, containing 44 acres with grist
      mill at £2500, in all £5900. Above real estate devised to 5 sons: Jacob,
      John, George, Peter and Conrad. They to pay certain legecies in my
      brother Conrad MOHR'S will, amounting to £840 to heirs of son Daniel
      deceased £540, to heirs of Michael FREES married to dau. Catherine
      £540. To Frederick SWITZER married to dau. Elizabeth, £540.
      £540 each to dau. Hannah and Mary MOHR.
      Exrs: Sons Jacob and John.
      Wit: Nathaniel DICKINSON and Evan EVANS.
      Caveat filed by FREES AND SWITZER September 22, 1823. Withdrawn October
      2, 1823.