The following is a translation I made of a personal account by Margaretha Weis, wife of George Weis.It is my understanding the couple emigrated from Germany about 1850 to the Berks County, PA, area.Maybe this will be of interest to someone out there. Jim Hoke Alexandria, VA
... I Margaretha Koekner? was married? with Georg Weis on April 27, 1830.
On January 14, 1831, was our Kadarina Weis born at 6 o'clock in the morning.
On April 30, 1832, was our Jacob Weis born at 9 o'clock in the morning.
On January 7, 1834, was our Margaretha Weis born at 12 o'clock noon.
On December 20, 1835, was our Franz Weis born at 11? o'clock at night.
On April 20, 1838, was our Adolf Etuart Weis born at lunch time? at 3? o'clock.
On December 8, 1839, was our August Weis born at 4 o'clock in the morning.
On August 21, 1841, was our Regina born at 6 o'clock in the afternoon.
On October 24, 1844, was our Maria Weis born at 6 o'clock in the morning.
On July 9, 1846, was our Fillp? Weis born at 2:30 o'clock in the afternoon.
In the year 1848?, was our Peter Weis born at 6:30 o'clock in the evening.on July 12[second sentence in different handwriting]
In the year 1850 was our Karl Weis born at 3:30 o'clock in the afternoon.
On October 24, 1853, was our Rosina born at 6:30 o'clock in the evening.[different handwriting]