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Nicholas Snider (d. 1855)Nicholas Snider died 1855.He married Ann Elizabeth Eckhardt in Austria.
Notes for Nicholas Snider:
Nicholas Snider was a German soldier, and during the course of the war against Austria was billeted in the Austrian home of a family named Eckhardt.There he met and married Ann Elizabeth.After the war, they went to Germany, where, after his father died, he found that the estate was left to his brother.After three children were born in Germany, they emigrated to America on a sailing ship that was buffeted off its course by contrary winds, and a great shortage of food provided hardship.A baby daughter died and was buried at sea.
They landed in Baltimore, Maryland, deep in debt from the passage.Nicholas worked at his trade as weaver. Shortly after they moved on to Pennslyvania, and then on to Somerset, Ohio.
More About Nicholas Snider and Ann Elizabeth Eckhardt:
Children of Nicholas Snider and Ann Elizabeth Eckhardt are:
- +Simon Snyder, b. December 08, 1813, Maryland, d. April 03, 1867, Somerset, Perry County, Ohio.
- Jacob Snyder.
- Joseph Snyder.
- Catherine Snyder.
- Lewis Snyder.
- Mary Snyder.
- Peter Snyder.
- Conrad Snyder.
- Andrew Snyder.