PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN GENEALOGY DATABASE...
- Livingston family of Somerset County,
My article on the families of Andrew Livingston, Christian Livingston
and David (s/o Christian) Livingston of Somerset and Bedford Counties,
Penna.; formerly of Frederick and Washington Counties, Maryland.
- Inventory of the Estate of Christian
The 1802 inventory of the estate of Christian Livingston of Somerset
Co., Penna.; includes both the original "Penna.German" and an English
- Inventory of the Estate of David
The 1828 inventory of the estate of David Livingston (son of Christian),
of Somerset Co., Penna.; includes both the original "Penna. German"
and an English translation.
- Will of Jacob Reed....
The 1813 will of Jacob Reed of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., Penna., in
both the original German and English translation. Jacob Reed was the
father-in-law of the above David Livingston.
- A Short History of the Millers of Sidman,
An account of the Samuel J. and Sarah Ann (Livingston) Miller family,
told by Silas Miller, son of Samuel, to his daughter Alda in 1936. Covers a
period from about 1865 to 1890, and contains information on the Johnstown
flood, lists prices of common commodities, etc.
- Jacob Eppley: Separating Truth from Myth...
The unedited version of my Eppley article which appeared in the November
1992 issue of the Laurel Messenger, tracing the origins of the Somerset
County, Penna. Eppley family.
- Correcting the Kratzers...
Untangling the two Philip Kratzers and two Henry Kratzers who originated
in Northampton Co., Penna.
- Debunking the Van Horn Myth in the
This article correctly identifies the family of the wife of Johan
Heinrich Kratzer of Northampton County, and puts to rest the myth of her Van
- Weaver Family Photos...
Some photos of the descendants of Morris Weaver, of Hollidaysburg, Blair