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STEMPELL, PETER Lancaster Borough.
August 28, 1761 October 20, 1761
Wife: Elizabeth Stempell.
Children: Mary, Catharine and Godfrey.
Ex.: Elizabeth Stempell.
SMITH, JAMES Lampeter Twp.
October 2, 1760 December 24, 1761
Wife: Alice Smith.
Children: John, James, Margaret wife of John Miller, Elizabeth wife of --- Poultney,
Mary wife of J. McHarry, Alice wife of --- Pile,
Jean wife of Benjamin Webb and Ann wife of --- Musgrave.
Grandchildren: Alice, George, Joseph and John Miller.
Ex.: John and James Smith.
SUMMY, JACOB Earl Twp.
January 1, 1762 February 9, 1762
Wife: Barbara Summy.
Children: John, Henry, Jacob, Susanna, Peter and Margaret.
Ex.: John Summy and Jacob Widwer.
SHANK, HENRY Strasburg Twp.
January 10, 1758 February 20, 1762
Wife: Margaret Shank.
Child: Esther wife of John Hare.
Ex.: John Hare.
SPICKER, JOHN Lebanon Twp.
March 6, 1761 March 5, 1762
Wife: Regina Spicker.
Children: Barbara, John and Benjamin.
Ex.: Regina Spicker.
SHONOWER, ABRAHAM Twp. omitted.
June 24, 1762 July 20, 1762
Wife: Maria Shonower. There were two daughters - names omitted.
Ex.: John Graff and Jacob Erb.
SLAYMAKER, MATHIAS Strasburg Twp.
November 25, 1762 December 18, 1762
Children: Lawrence, Margaret, Barbara, Mathias, John, Henry and David.
Ex.: Daniel Slaymaker.
STOCKSLAGLE, ALEXANDER Lancaster Borough.
November 29, 1762 January 20, 1763
Wife: Anna Martha Stockslagle.
Children: Adam and Philip.
Bro. and sisters: Adam, Anna, Gertrude and Martha Stockslagle.
Ex.: Anna Martha Stockslagle and Jacob Wilhelm.
SIPE, FRANCIS Warwick Twp.
March 8, 1763 March 23, 1763
Wife: Anna Mary Sipe.
Children: Henry and John.
Ex.: Henry Sipe and Christian Good.
SHIRK, ULERICK Twp. omitted.
November 12, 1763 November 12, 1763
Wife: (name omitted).
Children: Anna (there were others - names not given).
Ex.: Abraham Brubaker, John Shirk and Benedict Bucher.
SHANK, MICHAEL Warwick Twp.
September 7, 1763 December 24, 1763
Wife: Anna Shank (first wife). Wife: Elizabeth Shank (second wife).
Children of first wife: Michael, Martin, Johannes, Anna and Barbara.
Children of second wife: Magdalena and Elizabeth.
Son-in-law: John Long.
Ex.: Abraham Brubaker.
May 4, 1761 1763
(There was no probate issued, as the estate was in Bergen
(bailwick of Kern) in Germany, indexed on records - 1763.
Wife: Dorothea Elizabeth Stang.
Children: Engel, Catharine and Elizabeth.
SHONOVER, JACOB Cocalico Twp.
December 13, 1763 January 14, 1764
Wife: Magdalena Shonover.
Children: Barbara, (there were others - names and number not given).
Ex.: Jacob Erb and Jacob Sensnick.
SHRIVER, GEORGE Lancaster Borough.
January 26, 1764 February 6, 1764
Father: Casper Shriver (living on Chestnut Hill, near Germantown).
Mother: Catharine Shriver.
Bro.: Nathaniel Shriver.
Ex.: Nicholas Hower.
STOUT, DAVID Lancaster Borough.
March 2, 1764 March 5, 1764
Wife: Peggy Stout.
Ex.: Margaret Stout and Isaac Whitelock.
SHOUP, PETER Cocalico Twp.
June 9, 1764 August 7, 1764
Father: Christopher Shoup. Wife: Dorothea Shoup.
Children: Christopher, John, Peter and Susanna.
Ex.: Christopher Shoup.
SHINDLEMAN, NICHOLAS Lancaster Borough.
July 20, 1762 December 21, 1764
Legatee: Rev. Jacob Belance, for the use of the Chapel (Catholic),
in the borough of Lancaster.
Ex.: Jacob Belance and Michael Hook.
SCOTT, JAMES Little Brittain Twp.
---- February 6, 1765
Wife: Elizabeth Scott.
Bro.: John Scott.
Ex.: Elizabeth Scott.
SHOPE, DIETRICK Paxton Twp.
April 2, 1765 April 22, 1765
Wife: Margaret Schope.
Children: Sophia and Eva.
Ex.: Jacob Loeser and John Bakestose.
SNIDER, PETER Mt. Joy Twp.
July 2, 1785 September 2, 1765
Wife: Catharine Snider.
Stepson: George Godlieb.
Ex.: Philip Shomacker and Catharine Snider.
SHARP, EDWARD Paxton Twp.
April 9, 1752 November 1, 1765
Wife: Sarah Sharp.
Children: Henry, Edward and Helener.
Ex.: William Sharp and Michael Graham.
SLEMONS, THOMAS Salisbury Twp.
October 23, 1765 December 21, 1765
Children: William, James, John, Elizabeth, Isabella,
Jean, Sarah, Margaret, Thomas and Robert.
Ex.: John and Thomas Slemons.
SCOTT, JOSHUA Hempfield Twp.
September 5, 1765 May 29, 1766
Wife: Mary Scott.
Children: Ann, Jean, Robert and Alexander.
Bros.: Samuel and Alexander Scott.
Ex.: Mary, (Bros.) Samuel and Alexander Scott.
STAYMAN, JOHN Conestoga Twp.
November 3, 1766 December 18, 1766
Wife: Barbara Stayman.
Children: Peter, John, Henry, Elizabeth wife of Benedict Eshleman,
Ann, Barbara, Margaretta, Susanna and Fronica.
Ex.: Barbara Stayman and Abraham Knaigey.
STOUFFER, JOHN Warwick Twp.
December 30, 1766 January 16, 1767
Wife: (name omitted).
Children: Christian and Jacob.
Ex.: Michael Shenck and Jacob Erb.
SHARTLE, JACOB Yoppa, Baltimore Co., Maryland.
December 20, 1766 March 6, 1767
Wife: Anna Shartle.
Bro.: John Shartle.
Ex.: John Shartle.
SEGER, GEORGE Rapho Twp.
March 9, 1767 April 7, 1767
Wife: Catharine Seger.
Children: George and Elizabeth.
Ex.: Christian Lentz and George Seger.
SNEBELY, EDMUND Bethel Twp.
April 15, 1767 June 1, 1767
Wife: Barbara Snebely.
Children: Johannes, Barbara, Henry, Elizabeth and Catharine.
Ex.: Barbara Snebely and Christopher Coppenhaver.
SKILES, JOHN Leacock Twp.
April 9, 1767 June 17, 1767
Wife: Mary Skiles.
Children: Henry, John, Thomas, Herman, Rebecca, Rachel and Mary.
Ex.: Matthew Henderson and Anthony Ellmaker.
SNYDER, HENRY Mt. Joy Twp.
June 3, 1767 June 30, 1767
Wife: Anna Snyder.
Children: Barbara, Peter, Fronica, John, Anna, Simon and Elizabeth.
Ex.: Anna Snyder and Peter Snyder.
SMITH, GEORGE Hempfield Twp.
June 28, 1767 July 17, 1767
Children: George, Mary wife of Henry Kipp, Christian, Daniel and John.
Ex.: Philip Snyder and Jacob Stoltz.
STITS, GEORGE Lebanon Twp.
September 22, 1767 November 4, 1767
Grandchild: Catharine Reynolds (parents' names omitted).
N.B. There was a bequest Elenor wife of George Reynolds, and
also a bequest of £5 to the German Lutheran Church in Lebanon.
Ex.: George Hoke and Philip Marstelles.
STECKLE, CHRISTIAN Derry Twp.
October 3, 1767 November 7, 1767
Wife: Catharine Steckle.
Children: John, Barbara, Christe, Mary, Abraham and Catharine.
Ex.: Jacob and John Leman.
STOUFFER, JACOB Derry Twp.
December 26, 1767 February 23, 1768
Wife: Magdalena Stouffer.
Children: Christian, Anna, Mary and Eva.
Ex.: Ulerich Burkholder and Yost Brand.
STEPHENSON, JAMES Donegal Twp.
July 8, 1766 September 5, 1768
Wife: Elizabeth Stephenson.
Children: Nathaniel, John, Hannah wife of John Gray,
Susanna wife of James Kerr and Sarah wife of Adam Ross.
Grandchild: David Watson (prents' names not stated).
Ex.: Elizabeth and Nathaniel Stephenson.
SHITZ, GEORGE Paxton Twp.
September 20, 1768 October 11, 1768
Wife: Elizabeth Shitz.
Children: Leonard and George Shitz.
Ex.: Frederick Foster and John Wunderlick.
SEGRIST, BARTHOLOMEW Earl Twp.
September 11, 1767 December 6, 1768
Wife: Eve Segrist.
Children: Lawrence, Solomon, Bartholomew, Barbara wife of Michael Zug,
Eve and Susanna.
Ex.: Michael Zug and John Landis.
STEEN, ROBERT Drumore Twp.
February 2, 1769 March 3, 1769
Wife: Janet Steen.
Stepson: John Losk.
Daughters: Mary wife of --- Snodgrass and Margaret wife of --- Carson.
Bro.: Archibald Steen.
Nephew and niece: John, Robert and Mary Steen (children of Archibald).
Ex.: James Marshall and James Maxwell.
SHOERK, DAVID Earl Twp.
December 7, 1768 May 4, 1769
Wife: (name omitted).
Children: David and Jacob.
Sons-in-law: John Goehr and Henry Kaffaroth.
Ex.: John Goehr and Henry Kaffaroth.
SHOUP, CHRISTOPHER Cocalico Twp.
March 13, 1769 May 4, 1769
Wife: Susanna Shoup.
Children: Peter and Catharine wife of John Rusher.
Grandchildren: Catharine, Christopher, John and Susanna Shoup.
Ex.: Adam Grell and Peter Feeser.
SHAFFER, BALTASER Lancaster Borough.
June 1, 1769 June 17, 1769
Wife: Margaret Shaffer.
Children: Jacob and Frederick.
Ex.: Margaretta and Jacob Shaffer.
STONER, RUDY Lancaster Borough.
January 3, 1769 July 31, 1769
Wife: Catharine Stoner.
Children: George, Augustine, Christina, Catharine and Elizabeth.
Ex.: William Henry and Henry Dehuff.
STEEL, WILLIAM Paxton Twp.
June 12, 1769 August 17, 1769
Children: John, Samuel, Agness wife of John Boggs,
Elizabeth wife of Thomas McNutt, David, Mary, Jean and William.
Grandchildren: William McNutt and William Boggs.
Ex.: John Steel and Henry McKinsey.
SHITZ, DILLMAN Warwick Twp.
April 13, 1768 August 19, 1769
Wife: Mary Catharine Shitz.
Children: John, Harmamus, Catharine, Margaret, Frederick, Elizabeth and Ludwig.
Ex.: Mary C. Shitz and Eberhart Michael.
SMITH, JOHN Rapho Twp.
January 22, 1768 October 12, 1769
Children: Samuel, Margaret, Andrew, Christopher, Isabella wife of Robert Spear.
Bro.: William Smith.
Ex.: Samuel and Andrew Smith.
SOLLINGER, CHRISTOPHER (Name should be ZOLLINGER.) Rapho Twp.
October 20, 1769 November 8, 1769
Wife: Barbara Zollinger.
Children: Catharine wife of J. Flory, Ann wife of M. Martin,
Elizabeth wife of C. Walter and Barbara wife of --- Frey.
Grandchildren: Susanna, Barbara, Mary, John and Abraham Frey
and Barbara and John Walter.
Ex.: Jacob Snyder and John Leamon.
SALTZGEBER, ANDREW Twp. omitted.
November 16, 1769 December 16, 1769
Wife: Anna Maria Saltzgeber.
Children: Andrew, Henry, John, Barbara wife of --- Bardorft
and Anna wife of --- Bardorft.
Ex.: Andrew and Henry Saltzgeber.
SULIVAN, CORNELIUS Lancaster Borough.
May 25, 1769 January 2, 1770
Wife: (name omitted).
Child: Timothy. Grandchild: Lycia Wilson (parents' names not given).
Ex.: Timothy Sulivan.
SHREK, PETER Earl Twp.
February 7, 1770 March 12, 1770
Wife: (name omitted).
Children: Peter, (there were others - names and number not given).
Ex.: Peter Shrek and Michael Witmer.
STEPHEN, ANDREW Paxton Twp.
November 20, 1768 March 28, 1770
Wife: Ann Stephen.
Children: Hugh, Ann, Andrew and Esekiah.
Ex.: Ann Stephen, John Kilgres and John Foster.
SHERCK, JOSEPH Hempfield Twp.
June 30, 1770 August 4, 1770
Children: Jacob, Barbara wife of Christian Martin,
Magdalena wife of Jacob Strickler and Joseph.
Son-in-law: Martin Huber (wife's name not stated).
Ex.: Joseph Sherck and Martin Huber.
SALADE, FREDERICK Warwick Twp.
December 15, 1761 December 3, 1770
Ex.: Ann Salade.
STONER, JOHN Hempfield Twp.
April 15, 1770 May 4, 1771
Wife: Barbara Stoner.
Children: Christian, John and Catharine.
Ex.: Henry Mosser, Henry Neave, Benjamin Barr and Christian Stoner.
STEINAN, TOBIAS Conestoga Twp.
January 28, 1771 May 13, 1771
Wife: Anna Steman.
Ex.: Martin Bare and Christian Hare.
SLOAN, SAMUEL Twp. omitted.
August 22, 1771 November 7, 1771
Bros. and sisters: John, James, Archibald, William,
Mary wife of James Michael and Elizabeth.
Nephew: Archibald Sloan (son of John).
Niece: Elizabeth Sloan (daughter of William).
Ex.: Archibald Sloan, David Allen and John Campbell.
SWEITZER, ANDREAS Brecknock Twp.
May 20, 1771 December 30, 1771
Children: Peter, Melchoir, Frederick and Mary.
Son-in-law: David Ebler (wife's name omitted).
Ex.: Melchoir Sweitzer and David Ebler.
SMITH, ALICE Lampeter Twp.
September 14, 1769 February 6, 1772
Children: Margaret wife of John Miller, Mary wife of ---Meharry,
John, James and Jane wife of --- Webb.
Son-in-law: Thomas Poultney.
Grandchildren: Alice, Elizabeth and Mary Meharry, Alice Poultney and Alice Pyle.
Ex.: Thomas Poultney and Mary Meharry.
SNEAVELY, JOHN Bethel Twp.
April 8, 1772 June 3, 1772
Wife: Barbara Sneavely.
Children: Susanna wife of Albert Hay and Barbara.
Grandchildren: Jacob and Barbara Sneavely (parents' names not given).
Ex.: Albert Hay.
SCHWEMLY, JACOB Twp. omitted.
September 11, 1772 October 10, 1772
Wife: Dorothea Schwemly.
Child: Jacob. Bro.-in-law: Michael Bower.
Ex.: Dorothea Schwemly.
SANDERS, HENRY Lebanon Twp.
October 7, 1772 October 16, 1772
Wife: Feronica Sanders.
Children: Jacob, Anna, Maria, Catharine, Elizabeth and Eva.
Sons-in-law: Frederick Williams and Conrad Jumper (wives' names omitted).
Grandson: Godfried Sanders (parents' names not given).
Ex.: Peter Kucker and Adam Orth.
SIMPSON, THOMAS Paxton Twp.
March 25, 1736 November 21, 1772
Wife: Jean Simpson.
Children: Samuel, Thomas, Nathaniel and Sarah wife of --- Forster.
Son-in-law: (living in Ireland) William Harper (wife's name omitted).
Ex.: Thomas Armstrong and Joseph Hells.
SHONOUER, URSULLA Cocalico Twp.
August 25, 1764 January 16, 1773
Children: Christian, Barbara, Abraham, Jacob, Mary, Ann and Ursula.
Ex.: Jacob Erb and Abraham Brubaker.
SEIG, JACOB Lebanon Twp.
December 21, 1772 February 6, 1773
Wife: Eve Seig.
Children: Magdalena, Elizabeth and Henry.
Ex.: Adam and Baltzer Orth.
SHAFFNER, CASPER Lancaster Borough.
April 6, 1773 June 16, 1773
Wife: Mary Shaffner.
Children: Casper, Peter, John, George, Mary wife of Jacob Eigholtz,
Magdalena and Margaret.
Ex.: Mary Shaffner.
SHOEMAKER, PETER Twp. omitted.
September 5, 1771 December 10, 1773
N.B. All the property belonging to his estate (which included a
grist mill and other real estate) he willed to the community at Ep[h]rata.
Ex.: George Zenn.
SCOTT, WILLIAM Mt. Joy Twp.
July 19, 1773 March 24, 1774
Wife: Mary Scott.
Children: Samuel, Susanna wife of --- Hunter,
John, Elizabeth wife of --- Harris and Abraham.
Ex.: Mary and Abraham Scott.
SMUTZ, ABRAHAM Lebanon Twp.
January 11, 1773 March 29, 1774
Wife: Barbara Smutz.
Children: Mathias, John, Abraham, Christian, Magdalena wife of John Gerver,
Catharine wife of Martin Krider, Barbara wife of Benjamin Hershey,
Feronica and Elizabeth.
Ex.: Isaac Snevely and John Light.
SPRINGER, PHILIP Earl Twp.
March 17, 1774 April 6, 1774
Wife: Catharine Springer. The names of children not given.
Ex.: George Motter and Leonard Stone.
SNIDER, ANTHONY Lancaster Borough.
April 15, 1774 May 17, 1774
Wife: Agness Snider.
Children: John, Simon and Catharine.
Bro.: Simon Snider.
Ex.: (Bros.) Simon and John Snider.
STEWART, ANDREW Paxton Twp.
April 25, 1772 August 17, 1774
Wife: Mary Stewart.
Children: James, John, Mary, Elizabeth, Elinor, Charles and Andrew.
Ex.: Dr. Thomas Wiggins, James and Andrew Stewart.
SCHNIDER, PHILIP Hempfield Twp.
August 7, 1774 September 14, 1774
Children: George, Philip, Catharine and Christina.
Ex.: Allprecht Schive and George Schneider.
SNODGRASS, JAMES Martic Twp.
September 20, 1774 October 1, 1774
Wife: Jane Snodgrass.
Children: David, James, William and Mary.
Ex.: James Bigham and Thomas Clark.
SHERZER, CASPER Twp. omitted.
November 13, 1774 January 13, 1775
Sister: Eve wife of Theodore Bartholomew.
Bequest to George and Jacob Peters (sons of Christian Peters).
Ex.: Michael and Jacob Peters.
STOHLER, SEBASTIAN Mt. Joy Twp.
October 21, 1772 January 31, 1775
Wife: Catharine Stohler.
Children: Frederick, Eugenia wife of John Etter.
Stepson: Henry Limbers.
Grandchildren: Abraham, Elizabeth, Catharine, Jacob and Christian and Henry Etter.
Ex.: Catharine Stohler and Henry Limbers.
SMITH, HENRY Lebanon Twp.
February 23, 1775 March 11, 1775
Children: John, Christian, Jacob, Anna wife of Martin Greider,
Peter, Abraham and Joseph.
Ex.: John Smith and Jacob Meyer.
SHUEY, LUDWICK Bethel Twp.
February 11, 1775 March 17, 1775
Wife: Elizabeth Shuey.
Children: Henry, Martin, John, Ludwig, Elizabeth, Christian, Catharine and Adam.
Bro.: Martin Shuey.
Ex.: (Bro.) Martin, Henry and Elizabeth Shuey.
SYMONS, NICHOLAS Hanover Twp.
April 25, 1775 May 25, 1775
Wife: Margaret Symons.
Children: Peter, John and Elizabeth wife of William Warwick.
Son-in-law: Henry Fenceler (wife's name omitted).
Ex.: Peter Henderick and Abraham Hubley.
SCHWEIGERT, PETER Upper Paxton Twp.
July 3, 1775 September 4, 1775
Wife: Christina Schweigert.
Children: Peter, John, Adam, Andrew, Jonas, Elizabeth and Ann.
Ex.: Valentine Brauch and Peter Schweigert.
SMITH, JAMES Paxton Twp.
October 17, 1770 October 3, 1775
Wife: (name of first wife not given) - name of second wife: Mary Smith.
Children: (of first wife): John, James, William and Robert,
(children of second wife) Samuel, Agness, Joseph and Mary.
Ex.: Mary and Samuel Smith.
SHEYBLEY, CASPER Manheim Twp.
November 6, 1775 November 20, 1775
Wife: Feronica Sheybley.
N.B. There was a bequest to the Presbyterian Church at Manheim.
Ex.: Casper Brunner and Sebastian Witmer.
SCOTT, ABRAHAM Mt. Joy Twp.
October 22, 1775 December 15, 1775
Wife: Mary Scott.
Children: James, Mary, Hugh, William, Abraham and David.
Nephew: Abraham Scott.
Ex.: (Nephew) Abraham and William Scott.
SLOAN, JAMES Hanover Twp.
August 3, 1770 December 27, 1775
Wife: Mary Sloan.
Children: William, James and Mary.
Son-in-law: Peter Hastings.
Ex.: William and James Sloan.
STARRET, SAMUEL Hanover Twp.
March 6, 1776 March 15, 1776
Wife: Margaret Starret.
Children: Alexander, Benjamin, Samuel, Elizabeth, John and William.
Sons-in-law: Moses Shaw and William Hall (wives' names not given).
Grandchild: Sarah Shaw.
Ex.: John and William Starret.
SHANTZ, CHRISTIAN Conestoga Twp.
April 26, 1776 May 25, 1776
Mother: Barbara Shantz.
Step-father: John Nictig.
Ex.: John Nictig.
STAUFFER, CHRISTIAN Lampeter Twp.
March 7, 1769 July 2, 1776
Wife: Magdalena Stauffer.
Children: John and Jacob.
Grandson: Christian Frick (parents' names not given).
Ex.: John Witmer, Abraham Witmer and Jacob Hartman.
STEHLY, JOHN Twp. omitted.
January 3, 1776 November 12, 1776
Wife: Elizabeth Stehly.
Children: John, Elizabeth, Martin, Christian, Mary and Jacob.
Ex.: Casper Sharch and Elizabeth Stehly.
SHANTZ, JOHN Lampeter Twp.
September 11, 1772 December 4, 1776
Wife: Magdalena Schantz.
Ex.: Magdalena Schantz and John Hare.
SHERER, JOSEPH Paxton Twp.
October 21, 1776 December 5, 1776
Wife: Mary Sherer.
Children: Mary, Samuel, John, Jean, Richard, Joseph and William.
Son-in-law: Samuel Cochran (Mary's husband).
Ex.: Mary Sherer and Samuel Cochran.
SHOTTER, JOHN Cocalico Twp.
July 4, 1771 December 9, 1776
Ex.: Cathraine Shotter.
SHERER, MICHAEL Paxton Twp.
December 21, 1776 January 23, 1777
Wife: Anna Sherer.
Ex.: Jacob Karr and Anna Sherer.
STEINMAN, CHRISTIAN Conestoga Twp.
February 1, 1776 February 24, 1777
Wife: Elizabeth Steinman.
Bro. and sisters: John, Feronica wife of Ludwig Urban and Ann.
Ex.: Elizabeth Steinman and Christian Voght.
SIMPSON, THOMAS Paxton Twp.
February 10, 1777 March 4, 1777
Wife: Mary Simpson.
Children: Michael and Thomas.
Ex.: John Elder, Margaret and Michael Simpson.
SCOTT, ALEXANDER Little Brittain Twp.
March 26, 1777 March 6, 1777
Wife: Sarah Scott.
Children: Mary, Sarah, Meheson, Alexander, Jennet and John.
Grandchild: Agness Scott (daughter of John).
Ex.: John and Alexander Scott.
STERRET, ROBERT Paxton Twp.
November 13, 1776 April 7, 1777
Wife: Mary Sterret.
Children: Agness wife of --- Hannas, Mary wife of John Bowman,
William, James, David and Robert.
Grandchildren: James and Robert Sterret (parents' names not stated) and Mary Bowman.
Ex.: James and David Sterret.
SNODGRASS, ROBERT Hanover Twp.
June 1, 1775 April 18, 1777
Children: Joseph, James, Elizabeth, Margaret, Mary, Susanna and Isabella.
Ex.: George and John Snodgrass.
SCOTT, SAMUEL Rapho Twp.
March 7, 1777 April 21, 1777
Wife: Hannah Scott.
Bros.: Josiah and Abraham Scott. Sister: Anna wife of Bartram Galbreath.
Brother-in-law: (of first marriage) James Poake.
N.B. There was a bequest of £100 to the Presbyterian Church in Donegal,
and £20 to the Pennsylvania Hospital and £20 to the New Castle Academy at Newark.
Ex.: Alexander Scott and Hugh Peddin.
SCOTT, SAMUEL Little Brittain Twp.
April 5, 1777 April 30, 1777
Wife: Mary Scott.
Children: William, Margaret, Samuel and John.
Grandson: Samuel Scott (parents' names not given).
Ex.: John Scott.
SHANK, GEORGE Lancaster Borough.
February 17, 1772 May 3, 1777
Wife: Mary Shank.
Children: Christina wife of Samuel Knight, John, Ann, Catharine,
George, Christopher, Margaretta and Rosina.
Ex.: Mary Shank and Henry Dehuff.
STONER, RUDY Earl Twp.
September 1, 1770 May 3, 1777
Ex.: Catharine Stoner.
STONER, JOHN Heidleberg Twp.
April 17, 1777 May 12, 1777
Children: Jonathan and John.
Ex.: Michael Frantz and Peter Reyer.
STEWART, JOHN Hanover Twp.
April 9, 1777 May 16, 1777
Wife: Janet Stewart.
Children: Anna wife of --- Smiley, Sarah, Jean wife of --- McCallen,
Margaret, Mary wife of --- Johnson, James, John and Samuel.
Ex.: John McCallen, James and Samuel Stewart.
SHUY, DANIEL Bethel Twp.
May 8, 1770 May 21, 1777
Wife: Mary Shuy.
Children: Ludwig, Peter, Daniel, Anna wife of Nicholas Pontius,
Catharine wife of Jacob Giger, Barbara wife of George Feeser,
Martin and Elizabeth wife of Henry Mosser.
Grandchildren: Martin Shuy (son of Ludwig) and Christian Mosser.
Ex.: Martin Shuy and Martin Shuy Jr.
SMITH, JOHN Drumore Twp.
May 1, 1777 June 3, 1777
N.B. He wills all his estate to the Presbyterian Church at Chestnut Level.
He desires that a Bible be purchased and his name written in it and presented
to the church. The Rev. Latta was the head of the church at the time.
Ex.: John Long and Thomas Clark.
SMITH, CHRISTIAN Lancaster Borough.
July 11, 1777 August 14, 1777
Wife: Maria Smith.
Children: George, Barbara and Dorothea.
Ex.: Maria Smith and Nicholas Miller.
SHUTT, JOHN Cocalico Twp.
January 6, 1778 March 19, 1778
Wife: Catharine Shutt.
Ex.: Susanna Coulter.
SHAW, DANIEL Hanover Twp.
March 11, 1776 April 6, 1778
Wife: Phebe Shaw.
Children: Samuel, Jean wife of William Haggerty and Robert.
Ex.: William Brown and Joseph Hutchison.
SWAN, ALEXANDER Hanover Twp.
March 4, 1778 April 10, 1778
Wife: Martha Swan.
Children: Samuel, Alexander and Jean (there were others - names and number omitted).
Ex.: Joseph Barnet and John Gilchrist.
STEPHENSON, NATHANIEL Donegal Twp.
March 15, 1778 April 10, 1778
Bro.: John. Sisters: Hannah wife of John Gray,
Susanna wife of James Carr and Sarah wife of Adam Ross.
Ex.: James Work and Nathaniel McGirr.
SHAW, SAMUEL Hanover Twp.
August 8, 1777 December 3, 1778
Bro.: Robert Shaw. Sister: Jean wife of --- Haggerty.
Ex.: Joseph Hutchison and James Wilson.
SKILES, HENRY Leacock Twp.
May 24, 1777 February 4, 1779
Wife: Rosina Skiles.
Children: William, James, John, Jane wife of Andrew Lytle,
Mary wife of James Lytle and Henry.
Ex.: Andrew and James Lytle.
SWEIGART, JOHN Earl Twp.
April 29, 1778 February 12, 1779
Wife: Susanna Sweigart.
Children: Abraham (there were others - names and number not given).
Ex.: George Sweigart and John Bitzer.
SKILES, ALEXANDER Leacock Twp.
January 12, 1779 April 5, 1779
Wife: Elizabeth Skiles.
Children: Henry and Hannah.
Ex.: David Watson and William Skiles.
SWARTZ, PETER Mt. Joy Twp.
June 9, 1777 April 22, 1779
Children: Christian, Barbara, Ann, Elizabeth and David.
Ex.: Christian Haldeman and Abraham Volgemouth.
STOEVER, JOHN CASPER Lebanon Twp.
May 12, 1779 June 11, 1779
Wife: Catharine Stoever.
Children: Adam, John, Tobias and Frederick.
Ex.: John and Catharine Stoever.
SADLER, CHRISTIAN Donegal Twp.
September 4, 1779 September 8, 1779
Wife: Ann Catharine Sadler.
N.B. There was a bequest of £10 to the Lutheran Church at Elizabeth Town.
Ex.: Ann Catharine Sadler.
STUMP, CHRISTIAN Heidleberg Twp.
February 28, 1769 October 29, 1779
Wife: Margaret Stump.
Children: George, Frederick, Christopher, Mary wife of John Shener,
Susanna wife of John Lineweber, Margaret wife of Ludwig Mons,
Catharine wife of (first marrige) George Bush
(second marriage) wife of Leonard Strickler, Juliana, Leonard and Michael.
Ex.: Leonard Struckler [sic] and George Smith.
SNIDER, PETER Manor Twp.
February 5, 1776 February 15, 1780
Wife: Catharine Snider.
Children: Casper, Michael, Peter, Louisa wife of Felda Rummall,
Catharine wife of Ulerich Rieber, Mary wife of Daniel Kiehler,
Elizabeth wife of Michael Kiehler and Molly wife of Jacob Martin.
Ex.: Peter Snider and Felda Rummall.
STRAIN, THOMAS Hanover Twp.
April 30, 1779 March 29, 1780
Wife: Hannah Strain.
Children: Sarah wife of --- Edwards, John and Thomas.
Sons-in-law: James Milkien and William Thompson (wives' names not stated).
Grandchild: Margaret Miliken.
Ex.: John and Thomas Strain.
SMITH, DEWALT Conestoga Twp.
May 14, 1771 April 3, 1780
Children: William, Frederick, Adam, Philip.
Stepsons: Valentine and Yost Gartner.
Ex.: Salome Smith and George Werffel.
SNODY, MATTHEW Hanover Twp.
October 29, 1776 August 29, 1780
Wife: Mable Snody.
Children: John, Mary, Isabella, Matthew, William, Elizabeth and Mable.
Ex.: Mable and John Snody.
STEEL, WILLIAM Drumore Twp.
April 20, 1780 November 29, 1780
Wife: Rachel Steel.
Children: Archibald, Ann wife of Thomas Jordan, William,
Rachel wife of Jacob Bailey, John and James.
Ex.: Archibald and William Steel.
SCHWOB, JOHN Leacock Twp.
January 22, 1779 January 15, 1781
Children: Jacob, Henry, Daniel, Adam, Juliana wife of Natz Tweeker,
Catharine wife of Ludwig Shot, Margaret wife of George Dial, George and Conrad.
Sons-in-law: Peter Shaup and John Hook (wives' names not stated).
Grandchildren: Juliana Shot (child of Catharine),
Catharine Schwob (child of George) and John Shaup (son of Peter Shaup).
Ex.: Jacob, Henry and Daniel Schwob.
SANDERS, ISAAC Drumore Twp.
March 25, 1776 April 13, 1781
Wife: Mary Sanders.
Child: Mary wife of John McCullough.
Ex.: Samuel Steel and John McElroy.
SEGRIST, JACOB Manor Twp.
December 8, 1780 June 15, 1781
Wife: Margaret Segrist.
Children: Jacob and Christian.
Ex.: Margaret Segrist and Jacob Curle.
STERRET, JOHN Sadsbury Twp.
September 8, 1780 September 9, 1781
Wife: Jean Sterret.
Children: William, Henry, Martha wife of John Hud and Catharine.
Ex.: Jean Sterret.
STEHR, PHILIP Lebanon Twp.
July 25, 1781 September 27, 1781
Wife: Anna Mary Stehr.
Children: John, Henry, Philip, Barbara, Magdalena, Ann, Catharine and Regina.
Ex.: Henry Bihler and George Kapp.
SHIPPEN, EDWARD Lancaster Borough.
September 4, 1779 September 29, 1781
Children: Sarah wife of James Burd, Edward and Joseph.
Ex.: Edward and Joseph Shippen.
SMITH, SAMPSON Drumore Twp.
August 16, 1776 November 1, 1781
Wife: Agness Smith.
Child: Janet wife of Robert King.
Grandchildren: Sampson and Elizabeth King.
Ex.: William McIntire and Robert King.
SMITH, DANIEL Leacock Twp.
November 13, 1781 December 19, 1781
Mother: Mary wife of --- Kelly.
Bros.: Samuel and William Smith. Sister: Mary Smith.
Ex.: Samuel Smith.
SWARTZ, PHILIP Conestoga Twp.
October 22, 1781 January 11, 1782
Wife: Barbara Swartz.
Stepson: Michael Hess.
Son-in-law: Peter Snyder (wife's name not stated).
Ex.: Frederick Rathfon and John Bear.
SIEGRIST, SOLOMON Earl Twp.
December 18, 1770 January 14, 1782
Ex.: Margaret Siegrist.
SPRINGER, JACOB Rapho Twp.
November 24, 1781 February 9, 1782
Wife: Susanna Springer.
Children: Jacob, Philip, Conrad, John and Christina wife of John German.
Ex.: Abraham Frederick and David Nicky.
SPOON, ULERICH (Name should be SPONN.) Rapho Twp.
September 3, 1781 February 18, 1782
Wife: Maria Margaret Sponn.
Children: Godlieb and Mary.
Ex.: Nicholas Lebrick and Maria Margaret Sponn.
SPICKLER, MARTIN Warwick Twp.
April 26, 1777 March 14, 1782
Wife: Susanna Spickler.
Children: Margaret, Martin, John, Michael,
Catharine, Christian, Nicholas, Jacob and Peter.
Ex.: Susanna Spickler.
SHACK, JACOB Manor Twp.
April 11, 1770 March 16, 1782
Wife: Freany Shack.
Children: Jacob, John, Abraham, Barbara, Ann, Elizabeth, Freany, Mary and Magdalena.
Ex.: Jacob Whisler and Christian Stoner.
SEYLER, JOHN Lebanon Twp.
March 2, 1782 March 19, 1782
Children: John, Eve, Catharine, Peter, Jacob, Henry, Anna and Barbara.
Ex.: John Seyler and John A. Heilman.
SMITH, JOHN Paxton Twp.
May 3, 1777 April 12, 1782
Children: Robert, Andrew, Margaret and Rebecca.
Ex.: Matthew and Andrew Smith.
STEHR, HENRY Lebanon Twp.
January 17, 1780 April 15, 1782
Wife: Barbara Stehr.
Children: John, Jacob, Ann, Philip, Mary, Henry and Rosina.
Ex.: Philip and Jacob Stehr.
SHENK, MICHAEL Martic Twp.
May 28, 1780 May 18, 1782
Wife: Barbara Shenk.
Children: Anna wife of Henry Whitestick, John and Michael.
Ex.: Barbara Shenk and George Multz.
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