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Born April 24, 1792 in Harrisburg Pennsylvania. He was a farmer and a gunsmith
by trade. For about ten years he lived in Northumberland County moved than to
Hall's Station, Lycoming County and was 1841 located in Limestone Township where
he spend until his dead in 1871.
He was married to Elizabeth Griffin and had seven children with her:
Daniel (deceased), Catherine (deceased), Rebecca, Mary (deceased) Abraham, William and an infant inceased.
With his second wife, Margaret Shedunn he had ten children:
James, Joseph, Charles, Hester, George (deceased) Henry, Franklin, Martha Emma J. (deceased) and Thomas (deceased)