My Eberhards come from PA.I have traced back to Daniel Eberhard B: abt: 1815, wife Christina B: abt: 1815, daughter Tamer, Henry.This is from the 1870 US census.Daniel is 54, Christina, 51, Tamer 23, Henry is 19.They live in MI - Branch - Bronson.Daniel is a farmer - value of property $3,000.Personal value $500.Daniel is my GG Grandfather.Henry is my G. Grandfather.Henry A. Eberhard married Ida May Rockwood 12-3-1877.I found Henry and Ida on the 1880 US census, they have one child Milton age 1. Henry is 28, working on Rr Secton, Ida is 19.
On the 1880 US census, there are several Eberhard families in the same area.Daniel and Christine are there.Cristine is 63yo.I have a William Eberhard, age 36, born: PA, his wife is Mary, 34y.o, William, son, age: 11, Daniel age: 9, Maggie 8 y.o., Anna 2 yo.
I also have a Thos. Eberhard, 35 yo., wife is Caroline, there are snyders listed Fraula - stepson, then Easaye.
Elizabeth Eberhard, 43 yo, birthplace: OH. , widowed, does house work, head of house William Shook, she is sister-in-law, her parents are from PA.
I am trying to find out more about these people.
Henry and Ida had 5 children, Milton, I never met him.Lena Eberhard B: 1884, died 1966, she married Oscar Bienvenue, Lena is buried in Cooper Cemetery, Kalamazoo, MI.
Gertrude Eberhard B: 1889, she married Harold Chapman, she died 1972, and is buried in Cooper Cemetery, Kalamazoo.
Mabel Marie Eberhard B: 1-5-1891, Fawn River, MI.Mabel married William Henry Walton 10-2-1909, Kalamazoo, MI.Mabel Eberhard - Walton is my grandmother. Mabel died 11-01-1972 in Hart, MI she is buried in West Hesperia Cemetery, Hesperia, MI.
Blanche Eberhard, DOB:?
and a son Bert?
Henry A. Eberhard date of burial:8-27-1927, Ida's date of burial: 4-22-1929, they are in Cooper cemetery, Kalamazoo, MI.Their stone is very unusual it is a large planter sitting on a stone foundation, on each side is their date of death.My cousin and I had a very difficult time find it.We had to go to the city hall and get actual directions where they were.
I have a picture of Daniel and Christina.my cousin has a leather book full of tin types of the Eberhards, and also there is a picture of two beautiful girls their last name is snider, beautiful pictures.
I have a copy of the family tree given to me about 30 years ago, on the tree, children of Daniel and Cristina are:Bill which would be William
Tom, Tamer, George, and Henry.
Please contact me if you are related.