Brian: I have an Elizabeth who was b. 1842, Pike Co., OH. She was d/o: JOHANN HEINRICH HAMMAN, b. 9 Sep 1807 at Lachen, Rheinpfalz, Germany; d. 1876 near Meredosia, IL; bur. Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia; emigrated from Germany to Pike County with his parents JOHANNES PETER HAMMANN & ELEANORA MARGARETHA FREYTAG in 1834; settled at Seal Twp., near Givens. First purchased by patent from U.S. 36 acres in Seal Twp. on 25 Jun 1841. Became a naturalized citizen Oct 1842; m. 25 Nov 1838 at Pike Co., OH by David Shaffer to BARBARA REYBERT, b. 1815, Germany; d. 1882 at? ; bur. Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia.
This is only Elizabeth I could find that was b. in 1842. Believe she is who you are looking for. Would appreciate data you may have on Zahns. Thanks. Bob