correction: Joseph Covert and his son Morris were both born in Germany; came together, and, fought in Amer. Rev. side by side.
Jane Custer married George Brokaw and their son was John Brokaw, Morris's best bud in War of 1812. They founded New Athens township together and John married Morris's sister? Sarah Covert?
George Brokaw b 29 Mar 1728 Somerset Co NJ d 27 June 1820 Cadiz OH m "Jannat Custard"--error in 1777 for Jane Custer--10 June 1777 Walpack NJ b 1 May 1752 Sussex NJ d 7 Oct 1850 New Athens--thus a great-aunt of Gen. Geo. Custer buried in Carabapple cemetery!