I have received back from Berks Co. Genealogical Society in PA confirmation on the line of my ancestor, ANNA (Nancy) OYSTER who married Peter Yoder on 8/17/1784. She is the daughter of SAMUEL OYSTER who married Margaretha __________. He was born 1734 and died before April 7, 1767.Samuel Oyster is son of Johann George Aister (Oyster) 1703-1789 of Oley Township, Berks Co., PA. who married Catharine _________ about 1728.
1.Samuel Oyster- OleyApril 7, 1767 Adm to Margaret Oyster - the widow
The widow, Margaret Oyster remarried Henry Acker before 1775 and had at least 4 other children with him.
2.Samuel Oyster Will final distribution date was Feb. 8, 1785.(after widow's decease): John Oyster, eldest son Daniel, guardian was Daniel Yoder Hannah, wife of John Zerly Nancy, wife of Peter Yoder
3. Henry Acker - Rockland Township December 19, 1789 - Feb. 22, 1792 Will dates Wife, Margareth to have all Est. Real & Personal during lif ...all to daughter Susan...except $50 to be divided between my wife's children of her first marriage...all shall go to my wife's children: Hannah wife of John Zerly, John Oyster, Anna wife of Peter Yoder & Daniel Oyster....
Peter Yoder and Anna Oyster's youngest daughter, Mary Yoder is my ancestor. She was born June 2, 1803 and married James Pancoast about 1825 in Berks Co. area. I have a picture of Mary Yoder who died March 1896 at the age of 93 and is buried at Republic, Seneca Co., OH at Farewell Retreat Cemetery. I would love to share more if anyone is related.