John Geiger
(1742-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Elizabeth Bucher

John Geiger 1 2

  • Born: 1742, , , PA
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Bucher in 1763

   Another name for John was Johannes Geiger.3

   FamilySearch ID: KC6W-NXN.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Baptism on 25 Dec 1764 in New Hanover Twp.: New Hanover Lutheran Church, Montgomery, PA. 4 Dietrich Bucher and wife Sophia were sponsors at the baptism of Jorg Jacob Geiger, son of Johannes and Elizabeth.


John married Elizabeth Bucher, daughter of Johan Dietrich Bucher and Maria Sophia Zuri, in 1763. (Elizabeth Bucher was born on 30 Jun 1761 in Neunkirch, Schaffhausen, , CHE 5.)


Sources


1 Hocker, Edward W., The Hocker Collection at the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (Noted genealogist Edward. W. Hocker, author of many genealogy books, and an expert in Pennsylvanian German genealogy, donated his entire research collection of surnames to the library at:
Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
215 S. Broad St., 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-5325), Bucher File.

2 Montgomery County Courthouse, Deed Book 5, p. 173.

3 New Hanover Lutheran Church, New Hanover, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (FHC Microfilm, but some records online
http://files.usgwarchives.net/pa/montgomery/church/newhanover01.txt).

4 New Hanover Lutheran Church, New Hanover, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (FHC Microfilm, but some records online
http://files.usgwarchives.net/pa/montgomery/church/newhanover01.txt), Vol. 2, page 190.

5 Casper Bucher, "Casper Bucher Bible" (1763 Christopher Sauer Bible from the Brethren Church Archives, 524 Colllege Ave., Ashland, OH. Photocopy from Dave Roepke of Ashland University in possession of Bucher descendant Joanne Kempher who forwarded to Jonathan Scott Beacher to include in this Bucher research.).



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