Peter Runk 1
Noted events in his life were:
1. John Beecher sold land to son-in-law Peter Runk on 26 Jun 1826 in Codorus Twp., York, PA. Grantor John Beecher, Sr. and wife Elizabeth of Straban Township, Adams County, sold to grantee Peter Runk, for $800 130 acres 100 p. in Codorus Township, the land sold by Peter Klinefelder to Peter Beecher 1817, and then Peter Beecher to John Beecher 1821. Original deed in file 11154.
Peter married Elizabeth Beecher, daughter of John Beecher and Elizabeth Keplinger. (Elizabeth Beecher was born on 6 Sep 1785 in Germany Twp., Adams, PA 2 3 4 5, christened on 5 Nov 1785 in Littlestown: Christ Reformed Church, Adams, PA,2 3 5 died on 12 Mar 1864 in , York, PA 4 and was buried in Glenville: St. Jacob's Church (Stone Church), York, PA 4.)
1 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=100654895.
2 <i>Christ Reformed Church, Littlestown, Adams, Pennsylvania</i>.
3 <i>Adams County Church Records of the 18th Century</i> (Family Line Publications, Westminister, MD 21157. No year.), Page 76.
4 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=34252883.
5 William J. Hinke, <i>Church Record of The Conewago Or Christ Church Congregation Near Littlestown Adams County Pennsylvania 1747-1871</i> (Online https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE2130818&from=fhd in FamilySearch.org Books), Page 20.