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The Gusemans of W.Va and Ohio Updated November 19, 2000
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My family of Gusemans starts with John Guseman Sr (B) 25-Apr-1762 in Germany (D) 20-Sep-1840 Lancaster Ohio He came to America with his brother Abraham and a sister Sophia. I can not find any information on them past Germany.
John Guseman Sr was a Revolutionary War Soldier, and I have been told he was one of the drummer boys for George Washington. John Guseman Sr married Maria Weidle. Maria Weidle was (B) 12-Aug-1770. I do not know where.
The next line starts with John Guseman Jr (B) 26-Apr-1792 Berkley Co, Va (D) 18-FEb-1879 Lancaster, Ohio John Guseman Jr Married Elizabeth Strayer (B) 5-Sep-1791. I do not know where. (D) 26-Jun-1864 Lancaster, Ohio
The next line starts with Daniel Guseman (B)18-Aug-1815 Martins Berkley co, Va (D) 22-Mar-1879 Lancaster, Ohio Married Frances Bumgardner (B) 11-Nov-1822 Penn (D) 19-Aug-1913 Lancaster, Ohio Married 11-May-1837 Lancaster Ohio
The Next line starts with Abraham Marion Guseman (B) 5-May-1844 Lancaster, Ohio (D) 10-Feb-1905 Lancaster Ohio Abraham was a soldier in the Civil War and was taken prisoner at Andersonville Co.F,90. O.V.I. Captured at Gettysberg Abraham Marion Guseman Married 23-March-1870 to Samantha Morris (B) 1851 I do not know where. (D) 1-Aug-1938 Lancaster Ohio
The next line starts with Willard Marion Guseman (B)28-Dec-1871 Lancaster Ohio (D) 12-Apr-1948 Beathal Pa Library Pa Willard married Catherine Annetta Muir (B) Abt-1871 (D) 10- June-1914 Nelsonville Ohio
I would love to hear from anyone who is doing research on any of the surnames listed above. I would also love to share any and all information I have on all of the surnames listed above, I have quite a bit on the Gusemans and lots of photos. Will share for the cost of copies and photos and I would love to have copies of your information and photos if you would like to share. I will pay for all cost's Thank you Kim Wagner