According to my records JOHN JACOB POFFENBERGER was bornin 1765 in Berks Co, Pa. died 1846 in Frederick Co, Md. He married MAGEDELENA SCHLOSER, b 1777 in Washinton Co, Md. died 1892 in Frederick Co, Md. I have no information on his second wife. He was the son of Christian and Gertraut Stupp Poffenberger. Both were born in Germany and died in Berks Co, Pa.