While researching my Nace line I ran across a piece of information which might be interesting to some Stambach researchers. I hope the following helps the Jacob & Mary (Nace) Stambach family in their research:
Information from "The Ness-Nes-Nase Family" by Young
p. 39:Tombstones Records (miscellaneous) of persons born before 1840. Lischy's, North Codorus
5. Elisabeth, wife of Adam (Nes) died Aug 10, 1829, aged 55-6-7 6. Adam (Nese) Feb. 29, 1770- Jan 30, 1816
p. 42:M35 Sept 17, 1816.Petition of Barbarbara Eichelberger set forth that: Adam Nace of Codorus Twp, died intestate seized of 224 acres of land, leaving widow Elizabeth and 6 children, viz: Barbara wife of Adam Eichelberger, Mary wife of Jacob Stambach, Catharine, Samuel, John, Adam.Inquisition (for purpose of division of estate) awarded.
M40, Same day.On petition of widow Elizabeth Nace, Samuel Eichelberger is appointed gurardian of John & Adam, mentioned in M35.
M40 Same day.Samuel & Catharine mentioned in M35, both above 14, pray for a guardian, and George Meckley is appointed.
Same day.Admrs. of estate of Adam Nace show balance of $2744.18.
Dec 17, 1816 Sale ordered, of estate of Adam Nace (M35).
Jan 6, 1817 Sale of one of above tracts (132 ac res 15 perches) for $7921.90 reported and confirmed.
May 13, 1817 Admrs. of estate of Adam Nace report balance of $7800.12
Dec 17, 1822 Real estate of Adam Nace sold to Samuel at $27.56 1/4 per acre.Confirmed.
Sept. 17, 1822 Samuel Nace appointed guardian of John Nace (son of Adam) above 14, vice Samuel Eichelberger.
Same day Jacob Arnt appointed gdn. of Adam son of late Adam.
Feb 14, 1826 On petition of Elizabeth Nace, grandmother of Joh, Susanna, Daniel, Jacob and Polly Stambach, minor children of Jacob Stambach deceased, Samuel & John Nace are appointed guardians.
Dec 14, 1830 John Nace, admnr. of estate of Elizabeth Nace showed balance of $896.96. Confirmed.