Barbara Meyer

F, b. circa 1701, d. circa 1773
FatherChristian Meyer b. c 1672, d. Jun 1751
MotherBarbara (?)
     Barbara Meyer was born circa 1701 in Langenzell, Baden, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Christian Meyer and Barbara (?) Barbara Meyer immigrated with her parents Christian Meyer and Barbara (?) circa 1717 to Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1,2 Barbara Meyer married Deacon Abraham Reiff, son of Joseph Reiff. Barbara Meyer and Abraham lived in 1740 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.3 Barbara Meyer and Abraham lived in Lower Salford Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4 Barbara Meyer died circa 1773 in Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,5

Family

Deacon Abraham Reiff b. c 1696, d. 1763
Children
  • Anna Reiff b. 7 Jan 1723, d. 9 Jan 1798
  • Christian Reiff b. c 1725
  • Isaac Reiff b. c 1730, d. 1801
  • Francia Reiff b. c 1730, d. c 1788
  • Barbara Reiff b. c 1735
  • Rev. Abraham Reiff b. 1735
  • Elizabeth Reiff b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S1356] Richard W Davis, Meyer 37.
  2. [S1547] Richard W Davis, 1717 Emigrants p. 7, no. 79.
  3. [S114] Jane Evans Best, "Reif and Hiestand Families", 5.
  4. [S9] A. J. Fretz, The Descendants of Christian and Hans Meyer, 327.
  5. [S9] A. J. Fretz, The Descendants of Christian and Hans Meyer, 327, date only.

Deacon Abraham Reiff

M, b. circa 1696, d. 1763
Father-CANJoseph Reiff1 b. 8 Sep 1657
     Deacon Abraham Reiff was born circa 1696.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Reiff.1 Abraham was the probable son of Joseph Reiff.1 Deacon Abraham Reiff was a Mennonite deacon.3,1 He immigrated by 1717 to Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4 He lived by 1718 in Franconia Township, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1 He married Barbara Meyer, daughter of Christian Meyer and Barbara (?). Deacon Abraham Reiff witnessed the deed of sale between Heinrich Rosenberger and John Steele on 14 November 1729 in Franconia Township, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.5 In 1734 his name was also recorded as Abraham Reef.6 Deacon Abraham Reiff and Barbara lived in 1740 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Deacon Abraham Reiff and Barbara lived in Lower Salford Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.3 Deacon Abraham Reiff left a will on 20 July 1763.7,2 He died in 1763 in North Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.3,2 His estate was probated on 7 December 1763 in North Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is recorded in Will Book N-34, Philadelphia County, Pa.3,2

Family

Barbara Meyer b. c 1701, d. c 1773
Children
  • Anna Reiff b. 7 Jan 1723, d. 9 Jan 1798
  • Christian Reiff b. c 1725
  • Isaac Reiff b. c 1730, d. 1801
  • Francia Reiff b. c 1730, d. c 1788
  • Barbara Reiff b. c 1735
  • Rev. Abraham Reiff b. 1735
  • Elizabeth Reiff b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S114] Jane Evans Best, "Reif and Hiestand Families", 5.
  2. [S1064] Richard W Davis, Reiff p. 19.
  3. [S9] A. J. Fretz, The Descendants of Christian and Hans Meyer, 327.
  4. [S114] Jane Evans Best, "Reif and Hiestand Families", 4, 5.
  5. [S1443] Edward Mathews, Rosenberger family of Montgomery County 2.
  6. [S1049] Landholders of Philadelphia County, 1734, 1:170.
  7. [S114] Jane Evans Best, "Reif and Hiestand Families", 5, fn. 16.

Mary Landis

F, b. circa 1737, d. 1826
FatherJacob Landis b. c 1713
     Mary Landis was born circa 1737.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Landis. Mary Landis married Abraham Funck, son of Bishop Heinrich Funck and Anna Meyer, on 19 January 1758.2,3,4 Mary Landis and Abraham lived in Springfield Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.5,2,6 Mary Funk and Abraham were Mennonites.2 Mary Landis died in 1826 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.7,3

Family

Abraham Funck b. 21 Nov 1734, d. 16 Apr 1788
Children
  • Henry Funk b. 13 Mar 1760, d. 13 Feb 1812
  • Anna Funk b. 12 Apr 1762, d. 2 Jun 1818
  • Jacob Funk b. c 1765
  • Catharine Funk b. c 1769, d. 1838
  • John Funk b. 1771, d. 1819
  • Elizabeth Funk+ b. 20 May 1772, d. 24 Feb 1843
  • Susanna Funk b. c 1774
  • Abraham Funk b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S1137] Richard W Davis, Landis/Landes p. 30.
  2. [S9] A. J. Fretz, The Descendants of Christian and Hans Meyer, 308.
  3. [S909] Larry W. Rittenhouse, "Our Ancestors", : 40.
  4. [S1137] Richard W Davis, Landis/Landes 30.
  5. [S120] A.J. Fretz, The Stauffer-Stover Family History, 101, 165.
  6. [S1063] Richard W Davis, Stauffer/Stouffer Part 1 p. 62.
  7. [S9] A. J. Fretz, The Descendants of Christian and Hans Meyer, 308, date only.