Hoping to make connections to the following "tentative" family:
John HEATER-HEETER 1769 PA - 1856 Portage Co., OH (Service in War of 1812) Married before 1818 to Catherine UNKNOWN 1791 PA - 1847 Mercer Co., PA. John is thought to have been in early Mercer Co.,PA, then possibly OH, then next found in hh of his son-in-law Samuel PORTER on 1850 census in Lawrence Co., PA. Daughter Mary and husband Jackson DAVIS also appear on the 1850 census in Lawrence Co., PA.
1.) Mary Ann 1818 PA - 1892 IL, KS, or IT/OK?. Married 1st 1841 PA to Andrew Jackson DAVIS 1818 PA - 1851 PA or OH? (5 children). Married 2nd c1859 to John Peter HOOK 1788 England - 1870 Allen Co., IN (2 children). 2.) Daniel C1819 PA - 1873. Married c1840 to Margaret UNK. c1819 Ireland. (5 children, 1850 census in Mercer Co., PA). 3.) Margaret S. 1820 PA - 1861 Possibly Lawrence Co., PA. Married c1846 to Samuel PORTER c1819 PA. (2 children, 1850 census in Lawrence Co., PA) 4.) Jacob c1826 PA (1850 census in Lawrence Co., PA) No other information. 5.) David H. c1829 PA - 1854 (1850 census in Lawrence Co., PA). 6.) Elizabeth J. c1833 OH (1850 census in hh of Mary & Jackson DAVIS in Lawrence Co., PA). No other information.
There may be a close family connection to the HEATER-HEETER's of early Portage Co., Ohio.