Researching Matthias Birkinbine, possible son of Anthony. Matthias was born abt. 1769 in Pennsylvania. He had two (?) wives: Maria, born abt. 1768, buried 15 Mar. 1795, age 26; and Catharine (Kate) Linenger. Children of Matthias and Maria were: Elizabeth, born 1789 and died 1790; John, born 1790; Christian, born 1792 and William, born 1793. Children of Mathias and Catharine were: Maria, born 1798 (my line); Margaret and Elizabeth, twins born 1799 and Henry, born 1801. I descend from two Birkinbine lines.