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Shenk family history : 300 year story

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16481
Author
Shenk, John S.
Date of Publication
c2010.
Call Number
929 S548
Responsibility
by John S. Shenk, II.
Author
Shenk, John S.
Place of Publication
Morgantown, Pa
Publisher
Masthof Press,
Date of Publication
c2010.
Physical Description
108 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), coat of arms, maps ; 28 cm.
Notes
Sequel to: The path of faith, a 300 year heritage, 2002.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index.
Contents
Present-day Shenk heritage listings -- Early history of the Shenk family and name -- The "Shenk" name in early European history before 1500: Religious reform beginnings in Europe, 1450-1550 ; Early Shenk Swiss ancestors -- The Shenks in America: Basis of the research ; The Shenk descendants arrive in American ; The immigrants settle in Pennsylvania ; Life in the new world -- An organized look at Michael Shenk's descendants in America: Christian Shenk's descendants ; Hans Shenk's descendants ; Barbara Shenk's descendants ; Michael Shenk's descendants -- The first four generations in America: location of the Shenk ancestors -- A summary of the Shenk families at the end of the fourth generation -- Display of Shenk homes built or lived in after the first four generations.
Summary
"This book covers the first 4 generations of the Shenk family as it moved out from the Pequea settlement in 1717. It includes pictures of over 20 Shenk historical houses built by their descendants along with present day Shenk families and their stories"--Cover, p. [1].
Subjects
Schenk family.
Schenk family - Homes and haunts.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Genealogy.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Buildings, structures, etc.
Eggiwil (Switzerland) - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 S548
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Descendants of Andreas Emmerich of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1153
Author
Emrich, Oran S.
Date of Publication
1982.
Call Number
929 E545e
Responsibility
Oran S. Emrich.
Author
Emrich, Oran S.
Place of Publication
Oxon Hill, Md. (7104 Leyte Dr., Oxon Hill 20745)
Publisher
O.S. Emrich,
Date of Publication
1982.
Physical Description
208 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
Subjects
Emmerich family.
Emerick family.
Frank family.
Schaeffer family.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 E545e
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Michael Schenck and his descendants in Centre Co., Pa

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo9749
Author
Shank, J. Clayton
Date of Publication
1984.
Call Number
905.748 PMH
Responsibility
by J. Clayton Shank.
Author
Shank, J. Clayton
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1984.
Physical Description
p. 16-30.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, v. 7 (April 1984).
Subjects
Schenk family.
Shank family.
Shenk family.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PMH
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A biographical history of the Eby family : being a history of their movements in Europe during the Reformation and of their early settlement in America; as also much other unpublished historical information belonging to the family

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1377
Author
Eby, Ezra E.,
Date of Publication
1979.
Call Number
929 E16ee
Responsibility
by Ezra E. Eby.
Author
Eby, Ezra E.,
Place of Publication
Cambridge, Ont. : Waterloo, Ont
Publisher
Aden Eby ; Roy Groff Bauman,
Date of Publication
1979.
Physical Description
[4], 160 p. : ill., coat of arms, ports. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Cover title: History of the Eby family.
Reprint. Originally published: Berlin, Ont. : Hett & Eby, Printers, 1889.
Description of coat of arms tipped in.
Coat of arms inside back cover.
Includes index and errata.
P. 145-160 added in reprint ed.
"Reprinted November, 1979"--T.p.
Subjects
Eby Family (Theodorus Eby, 1663-1737)
Eby family (Peter Eby, b. ca. 1685).
Sauer family (Caroline Sauer Eby, fl. 1721).
Eby family (Nicholas Eby, 19th cent.).
Buehler family (Christina Buehler Eby, 19th cent.).
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 E16ee
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The Holy Bible : containing the Old and New Testaments, translated out of the original tongues, with a complete concordance ... 100,000 marginal references and readings. Apocrypha and Psalms in metre. Dr. William Smith's Standard Bible dictionary ... A comprehensive and critical description of the tabernacle and its sacred furniture ; together with an account of the priesthood and the worship and sacrifices of the Israelites. Compiled expressly for this edition of the Holy Bible, chiefly from the writings of Dr. William Smith, Dean Milman, Rev. John Kitto ... [et al.] ... A history of all the religious denominations of the world, and many other important and useful aids to the study of the Holy Scriptures ... with over 2500 ... illustrations, on steel, wood, and in colors

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19607
Date of Publication
c. 1884.
Call Number
220 S649 1884
220 H586 1884
Place of Publication
Millersville, Pa
Publisher
B.R. Witmer,
Date of Publication
c. 1884.
Physical Description
[1690] pages : color frontispiece, illustrations (inc. portraits) plates (some color), map ; 32 x 24 cm
Notes
Pagination : 11, vi-viii, 1-16, 32, [8], 6, 6, 12, 48, 128, 13, 18, 640, 104, [8],16, [48], vi, 643-1029, 8,32, 102, 36 p.
New Testament has special t.p. :[Contrasted editions]. Both versions of the New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, translated out of the original Greek ; being the version set forth A.D. 1611. Compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1881 and 1884. The old (King James)--version and the revised version arranged in parallel columns for convenience in reference and comparison ...
Smith-Sweigert Bible: Bible through the Apocrypha copyright 1872; New Testament copyright 1881 and 1882.
Viewing bibles contingent on staff availability, an appointment may be required.
Hess family Bible.
Smith-Sweigert Bible.
Other materials of the Hess family in MG-394.
Hess Bible: Genealogical record of Jacob W. Hess and Susan H. Lawrence1861-1919 at end of Apocrypha..
Smith-Sweigert Bible: Genealogical record of Theodore F. Sweigart and Hettie A Smith, 1856-1916 at end of Apocrypha. "Presented to Hettie A. Smith by her Grandfather, Feb. 19th, 1884".
Hess Bible: Two unidentified photographs, one male, one female, removed to MG-399 Hess family bible.
Smith-Sweigart Bible: Four pages containing 16 family photographs, some identified, at end of Bible.
Hess Bible: Morocco binding with pictorial scenes with gold tooling and depressed cover back and front; edge guilding.
Smith-Sweigart Bible: Morocco binding with pictorial scenes with gold tooling and depressed cover back and front; edge guilding.
Subjects
Hess, Jacob W., - 1862- .
Lawrence, Susan H., - 1861 .
Sweigart, Theodore F., - 1856-1923.
Smith, Hettie A., - 1864- .
Smith family - Genealogy.
Sweigert family - Genealogy.
Hess family - Genealogy..
Concordances.
Dictionaries.
Additional Title
Bible.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Bible
Call Number
220 S649 1884
220 H586 1884
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Brenneman-Keagy roots and branches : the family history of Daniel Brenneman (1834-1919) and Susannah Keagy (1839-1908), their ancestors and descendants, including surnames Beery, Burkholder, Funk, Huber, Gochenauer, Good, Miller, Schenk, Steiner, and many others

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo18496
Author
Harness, Helen Ummel,
Date of Publication
c2001.
Call Number
929 B838h
Responsibility
by Helen Ummel Harness.
Author
Harness, Helen Ummel,
Place of Publication
Plain City, Ohio (144 Park St., Plain City 43064)
Publisher
H.U. Harness,
Date of Publication
c2001.
Physical Description
viii, 278 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects
Brenneman family.
Brenneman, Daniel, - 1834-1919 - Family.
Keagy family.
Keagy, Susannah, - 1839-1908 - Family.
Beery family.
Burkholder family.
Funk family.
Huber family.
Gochenauer family.
Good family.
Miller family.
Schenk family.
Steiner family.
Mennonites - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 B838h
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Schenk/Shank from Lancaster Co., Pa, Rockingham Co., Va., and West Virginia

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5975
Author
Shank, John.
Date of Publication
1997.
Call Number
929 S528j
Alternate Title
Schenk, Shank from Lancaster Co., Pa.
Responsibility
by John & Sue Shank.
Author
Shank, John.
Place of Publication
[s.l
Publisher
s.n.]
Date of Publication
1997.
Physical Description
151 leaves ; 1997.
Notes
Includes index.
Subjects
Schenk family.
Shank family.
Additional Author
Shank, Sue.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 S528j
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A system of the law of marine insurances : with three chapters, on bottomry, on insurances on lives, on insurances against fire

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo22091
Author
Park, James Allan,
Edition
6th ed.,
Date of Publication
1809.
Call Number
Bookk 914 1809
Responsibility
by James Allan Park.
Author
Park, James Allan,
Edition
6th ed.,
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed by A. Strahan for J. Butterworth and J. Cooke,
Date of Publication
1809.
Physical Description
2 volumes in 1 ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes index.
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 914 as assigned by Yeates.
Subjects
Marine insurance - Great Britain.
Fire insurance - Great Britain.
Life insurance - Great Britain.
Insurance law - Great Britain.
Fire insurance.
Insurance law.
Life insurance.
Marine insurance.
Great Britain.
Full decorated blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Bookk 914 1809
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Descendants of John and Christiana Rohm, 1803-1984

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5417
Author
Rohm, Ted M.
Date of Publication
[1984?]
Call Number
929 R738r
Responsibility
by Ted M. Rohm.
Author
Rohm, Ted M.
Place of Publication
[Carlisle, PA]
Publisher
T.M. Rohm,
Date of Publication
[1984?]
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Notes
Cover title.
Subjects
Raum family.
Rohm family.
Ramm family.
McNaughton family.
Shaeffer family.
Rohm, John, - b. 1803- - Family.
Pennsylvania - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 R738r
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The self interpreting Bible, containing the Old & New Testaments, with references & illustrations; an exact summary of the several books; a paraphrase on the most obscure or important parts; and analysis of the contents of each chapter; to which are annexed an extensive introduction, explanatiory notes, evangelical reflections &c

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19693
Date of Publication
1816.
Call Number
220 L765 1816
Responsibility
by the late Rev. John Brown.
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Published by T. Kinnersley. Acton Place, Kingsland Road,
Date of Publication
1816.
Physical Description
1 preliminary leaf, li, [3], 3-875, [3] pages, 1 leaf, 157, [1] pages, 1 leaf, 877-1222 pages, 1 leaf 44 plates (including frontispiece) 44 cm
Notes
Added engraved title page with imprint: C. Brightly & T. Kinnnersley, Bungay, Suffolk, Jan 26th, 1818.
Apocrypha has half-title; paged separately.
New Testament has separate t.p.: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, with references and illustrations ... 1816; paged continuously with Old Testament.
Stereotyped and printed by J. M'Gowan, 16, Great Windmill Street, London.
Viewing bibles contingent on staff availability, an appointment may be required.
Genealogy of Henry Lipp familiy, 1825-1844 on two family record pages at end of Old Testament; copy in family files, pages removed to MG-399, Lippfamily bible.
Letter dated 12 April 1928 from A. K. Hostetter to Ida V. Lipp on letterhead of The Conestoga National Bank lists six tombstone inscriptions of the Dietrich and Lechler families, 1791-1864, removed to MG-399 Lipp family bible.
One genealogical and three miscellaneous items removed to MG-399; Lipp family bible.
Full morocco binding with decorated gilded borders; gilded title and spine decorations; marbled inside covers.
Subjects
Lipp, Ida V.
Lipp family - Genealogy.
Dietrich family - Genealogy.
Lechler famly - Genealogy.
Additional Author
Brown, John,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Bible
Call Number
220 L765 1816
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