Ludwig "Lewis" Winkler
Catherine Dietz
Barbara Elizabeth Winkler


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1. Philip Garner Sr.

Barbara Elizabeth Winkler 2 3

  • Born: 1744, Easton, Northampton, PA 2 4
  • Marriage (1): Philip Garner Sr. about 1760 in Rowan, North Carolina, British America 1
  • Died: 1811, , Davidson, NC, USA at age 67 2 4
  • Buried: Denton: Tom's Creek Missionary Baptist Church, Davidson, NC, USA 2

   FamilySearch ID: LKKM-N3G.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Book: Davidson County Bicentennial 1822-2022, 2022. 5
Southern Davidson
Philip Garner who was born in Luxembourg in 1740 was another early arrival in the area, appearing on the 1772 tax list. He married Elizabeth Winkler, born in Luxembourg in 1744, who was a daughter of Luwick (Lewis) Winkler who also settled in this area with his wife Christina Catharine Dietz. Philip and Elizabeth settled on a 200 acre tract of land one mile north of where downtown Denton is now and raised a family of four sons and four daughters. In the same area also appearing on the 1772 tax list we can find Francis Winkler, son of Ludwick Winkler, and Philip Boss. Peter Boss, presumably a son of Philip Boss, married Mary Garner, daughter of Philip and Elizabeth Winkler Garner.

Barbara married Philip Garner Sr., son of Heinrich Garner and Mary, about 1760 in Rowan, North Carolina, British America.1 (Philip Garner Sr. was born in 1740 in , , , Luxembourg,4 6 died on 6 Sep 1814 in , Davidson, NC, USA 4 6 and was buried in Denton: Tom's Creek Missionary Baptist Church, Davidson, NC, USA 6.)


1 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 Oct 2023), entry for Philip Garner, person ID LZ6F-HMG.

2 Find A Grave,

3, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S., Mennonite Vital Records, 1750-2014, Phillip Garner (c1740-1814) m. Elizabeth Winklerr (c1744-).

4 David H. Garner, A Garner family's heritage of love : Hyrum Elihu Garner and Mary Virginia Bigler (David H. Garner, 2004. Online in Family Search Books, pages 11-21.

5 Dewey L. Snider, "Davidson County Bicentennial 1822-2022" (

6 Find A Grave,

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