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Henry ELLER, Sr.

Henry ELLER, Sr.[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1726 - 1788  (62 years)

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  • Name Henry ELLER 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1726  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1788  Frederick County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • A Deed dated Dec 4, 1793 listed his children.
    Person ID I928  Henry Eller, Sr. (2)
    Links To This person is also Henry Eller (I60) in the Henry Eller (3) tree on this site  
    Links To This person is also Henry ELLER (I3634) in the Henry Eller, Sr. tree on this site  
    Links To This person is also Heinrich (Henry) Öhler (I18794) in the Christian Eller tree on this site  
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2020 

    Family Elizabeth BIGLER,   b. 1735, Frederick County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1790, Frederick County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1750  Penn. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ann Mary ELLER,   b. Abt 1754, Of Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1816, Montgomery, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     2. Maria Elizabeth ELLER,   b. 1752, Frederick Co.MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1815, Lanier Twp., Preble OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Joseph ELLER,   b. Between 1750 and 1755, Frederick MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Rebecca ELLER,   b. Abt 1760,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Henry William ELLER, II,   b. 1764, Frederick, Frederick County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1832, Randolph Twp., Montgomery County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Jacob ELLER, Sr.,   b. Abt 1764, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1831, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     7. Ester ELLER,   b. Abt 1766, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Daniel ELLER,   b. Abt 1769, Frederick Co. MD. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850 and 1856, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     9. Sarah ELLER,   b. Abt 1772, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Mary Magdalene ELLER,   b. 8 Aug 1775, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Maria ELLER,   b. Abt 1777, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Salame ELLER,   b. Abt 1778, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Peter ELLER,   b. Abt 1779, MD ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1843, W.Bethlehem Twp., Washington PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F346  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Books
    'Graybill/Stoker/Eller/Smith/Koons/Pitt Connections'
    "Graybill/Stoker/Eller/Smith/Koons/Pitt Connections"
    By Pitt, Norman E. "Gene" --
    American Publishing Company, 1996 --
    Full Book: 442 pages: VERY LARGE FILE --
    Eller section starts at page 119

    EFA Research - Other
    'The Eller Family in Germany: Who, Where and When?'
    "The Eller Family in Germany: Who, Where and When?"
    by Harvey Powers
    A look at published research on Eller ancestors in Germany

    EFA Research - People
    Eller, Henry (1726-1788 & Wife Elizabeth Bigler
    Eller, Henry (1726-1788 & Wife Elizabeth Bigler
    Research on the five sons of the immigrant Henry Eller of Maryland.
    'A Family Genealogy of (Immigrant) Henry Eller & Elizabeth Bigler Eller of Maryland and Descendants'
    "A Family Genealogy of (Immigrant) Henry Eller & Elizabeth Bigler Eller of Maryland and Descendants"
    By: Clarice V. Eller

    Eller, Henry
    Eller, Henry
    My Heritage Webpage --
    Hammarquist Web Site --
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  • Notes 

    • A Henry Eller came on the ship Neptune from Rotterdam and took his Oath of Allegiance 25 OCT. 1746.
      Henry Eller and wife baptised 14 APR 1754 by Elder Michael Franz, Conestoga Dunker Congreration, Lancaster Co.,PA, Cocalico District. (from A HISTORY OF THE BRETHERN, by Martin Brumbaugh, 1899, p 312) TEC Vol II-2 p 63.
      Henry bought 90 A. in "Hammonds Strife", near brother Geirge Michael on June 6 1767 (recorded in Deed Book K, Pg.1284 Frederich Co. MD) and sold it June 14 1771 (Deed book O, Pg. 3). bought 110 A on Beaver Dam, June 13, 1772 and sold it May 16 1785.(Deed book P, Pg 128 & Book WR6, Pg 4)

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] TEC VOL. VIII-2 MAY 1994- submit.

    2. [S8] TEC V-IV-2 May 1990 p 66.

    3. [S7] TEC VOL. VIII-2 MAY 1994- submit.
      Page 1, Henry Eller, immigrant. It has not been proven, but researchers think this Henry Eller is the Henry Eller that came to America on the ship "Neptune" from Rotterdam. He took oath of allegiance in Pennsylvania Oct. 25, 1746. He is believed also to be the brother of George Michael Eller. They both acquired land called Hammond Strife on the waters of Little Pipe "Creek in Frederick Co., MD. They are also believed to have belonged to the Church of the Brethern, sometimes called "Dunkers" or "Dunkards". This sect is believed to have formed from the German Baptist Brethern which started in Germany and was brought to Germantown, PA. about 1719. This imformation comes from the book - George Michael Eller and Descendants of his in America, compiled by James W. Hook of New Haven, Conn. and published Oct. 15, 1957. Pages 11, 12, 13 & 14 includes information on Henry Eller. Balance of the book pertains to George Michael Eller & his descendants. However, there is some mention of Henry's

    4. [S39] GEDCOM file imported on 23 Nov 2006.