Historical papers and addresses / Lebanon County Historical Society ; v. 2, no. 11
The Pennsylvania-German and his English and Scotch-Irish neighbors / By M.D. Learned -- The educational works of Lebanon County / By H.U. Roop -- Jacob Weidle : a biographical sketch of Hon. Jacob Weidel, Reading, Pa. -- In memoriam-William Coleman Freeman.
Also in: Lebanon County Historical Society papers, v. I, no. 16. Call no.: 974.819 - L441, v. I, no. 16.
Includes information on Dr. Henry William Stoy ; Dr. George Reidenaur ; John Bickel Mish ; Dr. Benjamin Phreaner ; Dr. George Lineaweaver ; Dr. Henry Schneck ; Dr. Philip Greth Smith; Dr. Nathaniel Ranch ; Dr. John W. Gloninger.
Papers read before the Lebanon County Historical society, October 21, 1904, Vol. III, No. 2.
Written in the early 20th Century, the "Eastern Border..." discusses how the boundaries of Lebanon County were assigned and how German refugees from the Palatine area of Europe came to Lebanon County after having been disappointed with other North American locations in the early 18th century. The "Western Border ..." discusses the settlement of the Scotch-Irish " in that area , their motives in leaving Ireland , and some cultural differences from the Germans .Many family names of the community are mentioned.