My g-g-g-grandfather was Ernst P. Schaible. He immigrated from Germany to the U.S. in 1830 and settled in Upper Bucks County, Pa. Below is his will.
Last Will Earnst P. Schaible Will #13408, book 18 page 495 Written March 25, 1871 Proved November 10, 1873
I Earnst P. Schaible of the township of Nockamixon in the county of Bucks and state of Pennsylvania, being of sound mind, memory, and understanding, do make, and publish this my last will and testament, in manner and form following.
First I give and bequeath unto my grand-children, the children of my daughter Charlotte, who was intermarried with Leonard Schilling, the sum of one dollar to be divided among the said Charlotte's children share and share alike. Second. Whatever other property I may have at the time of my decease of whatever kind, I bequeath unto my seven children: Agata Spear, Earnst F. Schaible, Christian Schaible, Frederick Schaible, Solomon Schaible, Jacob Schaible, and Leonard Schaible, share and share alike.
In witness whereof I Earnst P. Schaible the estater have to this my last will and testament set my hand and seal this twenty fifth day of March A.D. 1871. Witness present at signing William Rufe John H. Rufe