Eshlemen, David, was born and died in West Hempfield, in Sept 1834, he married Maria Summny and their chidren were; Anna, died 1834, un-married, Jacob S., Benjamin, Peter of Grant Co. IN, David, Martin, both living in IL, John, Henry, Elizabeth w/o Joseph Musser, Mary, Barbara, w/o --Wilhelm, Elisabeth, of Clark Co., Ohio.
Jacob S. Eshleman, father of John B. He married Fannie Greider Bruckart, and his other children besides our subect; Mary died in childhood, Elisabeth, eidow of John L. Gingrich, of West Donegal, Jacob died Dec 24 1864, in a Rebel prison at NC., Samuel Anna, wife Ephraim Bard., Peter and Eugenie.
John B. Eshleman was born Feb 11 1839, married Martha B. Kauffman, d/o David and Susan (Bishop) Kauffman.
Eshlehem, David, SR. of Manor twp. was born Nov 8, 1817, s/o Jacob and Catharine (Lutz) Eshleman, and a grandson of John Eshleman, whose wife was a Zigler
Jacob Eshleman, father of David, member of Albright Church. He was married thrice his first wife bore the name of Catharine Lutz and they had 8 children, viz, Jacob of IL, Elisabeth married Christian Myers, John died in MO, age 64, Catharine wife of William Tillman, David, Mattie w/o Michael Hess, died in IL, Martin, died in a Rebel prison. The second marriage of Jacob Eshleman was to Barbara Stoner. and they had, Daniel, of MS., Barbara, widow of Frederick Doerstler, and Christian. The 3rd marriage of Jacob was to Susan Hurtzler, and they had, Susan, married John Herr, herny and Annie, w/o Henry Millhause, of Iowa.
David Eshleman Sr., and Elizabeth Kauffman took place June 16, 1844.
Eshelman, David M., was born at Mt. Joy, s/o Rev Abraham L. and Anna H. (Martin Eshelman. Children; David M., Isaac, Annie married Henry Musser,.
Isaac Eshelman, grandfather of David M., was born in Lebanon Co. April 26 1794. He married Barara Longnecker, born 1792 and died 1861.
David M. Eshelman was married Nov 20 1880 in Londonderry twp, Dauphin Co. to Annie M. Kieffer, a native of Dauphin Co.
Eshleman, Walter M., was born in Marticville, April 20, 1868 s/o Martin and Hattie (McCardee) Eshleman
Henry and Mary Eshleman, the grandparent were both native of Lancaster Co. They lived in the Rev. War period.Children; Henry, Calvin, Maris, Eli, died leaving a widow and 9 children (Martin, Jacob, Daniel, George, Eli, Elisabeth who married Joseph Rankin, Susan maried Christian Andrews, Mary married Henry Hoover, and Lydia who married Martin Eshleman), Elisa married Jacob Johnson, Susan married John G. Good