Siegfried Settlement Churchyard, Northampton County

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MENNONITE BURIALS RECORDS

Inscriptions from the Settlement Churchyard at Siegfried, Northampton Co., Penn.

Bear, Eva, nee Ziegler, wife of Jacob Bear, bom 25 April, 1/71, died 11 November, 1858, aged 87 yrs., 6 mos., 21 dys.
Bechtel, Abraham, married Catharine Yelles, and lived in holy wedlock with her for 33 years, 7 months, 5 days, born 7 March, 1765, died 10 April, 1859, aged 85 yrs., 2 mos., 3 dys.
Bechtel, Catharine, nee Yelles, the wife of Abraham  Bechtel, born 22 December, 1776, died 27 January, 1829, aged 52 yrs., 2 mos., 5 dys.
Bliem, Christian, born 12 April, 1505, died 19 April, 1883, aged 78 yrs. 7 dys.
Bliem, Abraham, born 14 January, 1807, died 2 December, 1885, aged 78 yrs., 10 mos., 18 dys.
Bliem, Catharine, wife of Abraham Bliem, born 12 April, 1810, died 30 August, 1896, a S cd 86 yrs., 4 mos., 18 dys.
Bliem, Anna, born 29 May, 1819, died 1 October, 1900, aged 81 yrs., 4 mos., 2 days.
Bliem, Motlie. bom 27 March, 1816, died 21 July, 1903, aged S7 yrs., 3 mos., 24 dys.
Bliem, Magdahlena, nee Hoch, wife of Christian Bliem, born 18 May, 1773, died 30 March, 1819, aged 45 yrs., 10 mos., 11 dys.
Bliem, Johannes, son of Christian Bliem, born 26 Jul)', 1805, died 10 August, 1805, aged 14 6ys.
Bliem, Samuel, son of Christian Bliem, born 23 July, 1821, died 8 June, 1830, aged 8 yrs., 10 mos., 16 dys.
Bliem, Daniel, son of Christian and Sarah Bliem, was born in Pottsgrovc township, Montgomery county, Penna., on 27 May, 1777, died 24 April, 1844, aged 67 yrs., 10 mcs., 27 dys.
Bliem, Anna, daughter of Abraham and Anna (Bechtel) Latschar, born in Hereford township, Berks county, Penna., on 11 July, 1782, died 13 May, 1853, aged 70 yrs., 10 mos., 2 dys.
Bliem, Tilghman, son of Abraham and Catharine Bliem, born 31 December, 1852, died 16 December, 1854, aged 1 yr., 11 mos., 16 dys.
Coppes, M., no dates, name only.
Funk, Jacob, born 10 September, 1832, died 22 January, 1898, aged 65 yrs., 4 mos., 12 dys.
Funk, Daniel, born 18 April, 1825, died 21 August, 1827, aged 2 yrs., 4 mos 3 dys.
Funk, Jacob, born 15 October, 1799, died 1 November, 1861, aged 62 yrs., 16 dys.
Funk, Peter, born 20 October, 1774, died 3 March, 1855, aged 80 yrs., 4 mos , 13 dys.
Funk, Susanna, nee Hiestand, born 6 May, 177S, died 1 November, 1847, aged 69 yrs., 5 mos., 25 dys.
Funk, Sarah, nee Bliem, wife of Jacob Funk, born 2 May 1803, died 20 January, 1898, aged 94 yrs., 8 mos., 18 dys.
Gerhard, Matthias, born 2 November, 1760, died 12 December, 1854, aged 94 yrs., 1 mo., 10 dys.
Gerhard, Veronica, nee Latschar, born 15 February, 1771, died 1 1 August, 1824, aged 53 yrs., 5 mos., 26 dys.
Gerhard, Johann, son of Mathias, born 16 August, 1804, died 10 September, 1827, aged 23 yrs., 25 dys.
Geisinger, Meseris, son of Daniel and Elizabeth Geisinger, born 8 November, 1850.
Geisinger, Elizabeth, born 17 November, 1823, died 6 May 1833, aged 9 yrs., 5 mos., 19 dys.
Geisinger, Mary, born 29 July, 1817, died 10 January, 1818, aged 5 mos., 11 dys.
Geisinger, Susanna, daughter of Daniel and Susanna Geisinger, born 28 September, 1848, died 25 August, 1849, aged 10 mos., 27 dys.
Hiestand, Mary, daughter of Henry and Catharine Hiestand, bom 1 March, 1862, died 15 April, 1896, aged 34 yrs., 1 mo., 14 dys.
Hiestand, Henry, born 24 February, 1824, died 14 August, 1884, aged 60 yrs., 5 mos., 20 dys.
Hiestand, Catharine, born 2 February, 1825, died 10 October, 1886, aged 61 yrs., 8 mos., 7 dys.
Hiestand, John, son of Henry and Catharine Hiestand, bom 27 December, 1851, died 3 November, 1866, aged 1 1 yrs., 10 mos., 6 dys.
Hiestand, Abraham, bom 17 July, 1787, died in 1863.
Hiestand, Anna, nee Gerhast, wife of Abraham Hiestand, born 5 November, 1794, died 6 October, 1855, aged 60 yrs., 1 1 mos., 1 dy.
Hiestand, David, born 31 March, 1820, died 20 August, 1895, aged 75 yrs., 4 mos., 20 dys.
Hiestand, John, born 21 January, 1785, died 3 April, 1863, aged 77 yrs., 4 mos., 2 dys.
Hiestand, David, born 1783, and died 1848, aged 55 yrs.
Hiestand, Elizabeth, nee Swartz, and wife of David Hiestand. They lived in holy wedlock for twentyfive years, born 7 July, 1792, died 27 November, 1863, aged 71 yrs., 4 mos., 20 dys.
Hiestand, Elizabeth, born 1808, and died 1 S33, aged 25 yrs.
Hiestand, Maria, nee Newcomer, born 20 May. 1747, died 20 September, 1812, aged 65 yrs., 4 mos.
Hiestand, Johannes, born 10 April, 1742, died 10 November, 1817, aged 75 yrs., 7 mos.
Hiestand, David, born 1 September, 1783, died 3 August, 1839, aged 55 yrs., 11 mos., 2 dys.
Jung, Samuel, son of David and Barbara Jung, born 21 May, 1847, died 18 August, 1855, aged 8 yrs., 2 mos., 27 dys.

Jung, Thilman, son of David and Barbara Jung, born 6 June, 1851, died 8 November, 1851, aged 5 mos., 2 dys.
Jung, Susanna, nee Hiestand, and wife of Peter Jung, born 6 May, 1778, died 14 November, 1847, aged 69 yrs., 4 mos., 26 dys.
Jung, Peter, husband of Susanna Hiestand, born 20 October, 1774, died 3 May 1855, aged 80 yrs., 4 mos., 13 dys.
Landes, Abraham, born 12 May, 1797, died 12 June, 1840, aged 43 yrs., 1 mo.
Landes, Anna, wife of Abraham, born 27 January, 1800, died 29 December, 1 884, aged 84 yrs., 11 mos., 2 dys.
Landes, Samuel, son of Abraham and Anna Landes, born 15 October, 1 822, died 1 8 November, 1848, aged 26 yrs., 1 mo., 3 dys.
Landes, George, son of Abraham and Anna Landes, born 29 June, 1828, died 27 December, 1855, aged 27 yrs., 4 mos., 28 dys.
Landes, William, son of Abraham and Anna Landes, born 14 October, 1837, died 16 December, 1837, aged 2 mos., 2 dys.
Latschar, Esther, daughter of Abraham and Anna (Bechtel) Latschar, born in Hereford, Pa., in 1761, and died in 1843, aged 83 yrs.
Scherrer, George, born 10 July, 1811, died 10 February, 1866, aged 56 yrs., 7 mos.
Seipel, Rev. Thilman, grandson of Henry Funk, born 16 December, 1838, died 29 January, 1895, aged 56 yrs., 1 mo., 13 dys.
Swartz, Jacob Z., born 22 November, 1805, died 1 October, 1864, aged 58 yrs., 10 mos., 9 dys.
Swartz, Susannah, wife of Jacob Z. Swartz, born 16 September, 1806, died 1 June, 1885, aged 78 yrs., 9 mos., 15dys.
Swartz, five children of Jacob Z., and Susanna Swartz, no names nor dates.
Swartz, Andrew, born 20 January, 1757, died 20 June, 1823, aged 66 yrs., 5 mos., married on 30 June, 1789, Elizabeth Ziegler.
Ziegler, Susan, daughter of Abraham Ziegler, born 11 April, 1812, died 30 September, 1813, aged 1 yr., 5 mos., 19 dys.
Ziegler, Michael, son of Abraham Ziegler, born 20 August, 1810, died 31 August, 1810, aged 11 dys.
Ziegler, Maria, daughter of Abraham Ziegler, born 20 March, 1795, died 1 May, 1814, aged 19 yrs., 1 mo., 18 dys.
Ziegler, Catharine, nee Bach, born 18 November, 1796, died 18 April, 1803, aged 33 yrs., 5 mos.   



SOURCE:  Vol. VI, No 11, November 1916 Genealogy: a journal of American ancestry