Elizabeth Grabill w/o Joseph Eller and sister Frances (Fannie, etc/)were daughters of Peter & (Mary?) Grabill Sr., as named in his 11March 1811 Will proved in Frederick Co., MD 2 Nov 1812. Francesmarried Henry Eller II, brother to Joseph Eller. Joseph & Henry EllerII or Jr., sons of Henry & Elizabeth Bigler Eller.
This information received 2 May 1990 from:-
Gale Edwin Spitler Honeyman
470 Grove #2
San Francisco, CA 94102
Aug, 1991 - Additional data regarding will received from same sourceabove:-
Frederick Co., MD, Peter GRABILL, SR, Will Liber R.B.-1, Folio 327.
Wife mentioned, not named, to be cared for by Dau. Saree.
Children: Peter, John, Elizabeth, Franey & Joseph.
ADMINISTRATION ACCOUNTS 1812-1817 p.p. 192-3: Final Distribution, 28Apr. 1813, Fanny, w/o Henry Eller, 213.16.10 3/4 pounds
Joseph Grabil, 212.16.10 3/4 pounds
Elizabeth w/o Joseph Eller 298.16.10 3/4 pounds
Peter & John Grabel each, 313.16.10 3/4 pounds
The widow and Saree are not mentioned.
Note: From other records, Gale Honeyman feels that Peter Grabill,Sr.'s wife was named Mary.
Gale Honeyman states that he received his information from:
Madeline E. Fletcher of Fort Collins, Colorado - copies of handwritten notes made by her late mother in 1958.
Madeline Fletcher was given the James William Hook Memorial Award,for her extensive work with Mt. Hook which resulted in his publicationof his second book in 1957 of "Geo. Michael Eller & Descendants inAmerica"
This award was presented at the Second Eller Conference, Estes Park ,Colorado, 10 July of 1991. Refer to Eller Chronicles, Nov. 1991, VolV, No 4.