Michael MESSINGER,Sr. of Tatamy,Forks Twp. Northampton, PA married #1? Catharina ABEL abt 1743,prob in Oley, Berks Co., PA. Need more information on Catharina. Her husband is buried in the ARNDT-MESSINGER Church graveyard nr Easton, Northampton PA. I assume she is buried there also. Who were her parents and siblings? Was she the first or second wife of Michael? Information I have states wife #2 marr him 1723. Other wife wife Eliz BULTZ. Any help appreciated.