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John Snavely (b. January 12, 1763, d. October 11, 1842)John Snavely (son of Isaac Snavely) was born January 12, 1763 in Zurich, Switzerland, and died October 11, 1842 in Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.He married Elizabeth Lang on Abt 1786 in Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.
Notes for John Snavely:
!INFORMATION FROM FAMILIES OF Crawford CO. OH. Page 141. THE FAMILY FARM WAS
NEAR Schaefferstown. AT THAT TIME IT WAS CALLED Heidelberg IN DAUPHIN CO. PA.
HE SIGNED HIS WILL AS Johann SNABOLI ABOUT 1840. DOCUMENT #S46046900001825SHOWS
THE FAMILY OF THIS INDIVIDUAL. DOCUMENTS #S07707800001763 AND #S07707801011763
INDICATE THAT INDIVIDUAL WAS BORN IN Switzerland, I WILL USE THAT AS HIS BIRTH
PLACE. DOCUMENT #S07007807101835. DOCUMENT #S46347203061807 IS INFORMATION FROM
THE Cemetery. DOCUMENT #S07707800001840 ISTHE CENSUS RECORD.
John Snavely was born 1 January 1763 in Bethel Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania. He was the son of Isaac Snavely and the grandson of Hans Jacob Schnebli (or Snavely) of Mannheim, Germany. John married Elizabeth Long sometime prior to the year 1788. They lived in Schaefferston, Lebanon Co., Pennsylvania and were the parents of ten known children. John died 11 October 1842. Descendants lived primarily in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin and elsewhere.
*Snavely by Charles Chester
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Date born 2: January 01, 1763, Bethel Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania.460, 461
Burial 1: Unknown, Previously was Heidelberg, Dauphin Co, PA.462
Burial 2: At home, Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.
More About John Snavely and Elizabeth Lang:
Marriage: Abt 1786, Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.
Children of John Snavely and Elizabeth Lang are:
- Maria Snavely, b. June 02, 1788, d. June 23, 1849, Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.
- +Catherine Snavely, b. April 12, 1790, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Twp, Lebanon, PA, d. November 18, 1851.
- +John Snavely, b. June 19, 1792, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg, Lebanon, PA, d. April 27, 1877.
- +Jacob Snavely, b. March 06, 1794, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Twp, Lebanon, PA, d. November 19, 1875, Sterling, IL.
- +Isaac Snavely, b. May 19, 1796, d. date unknown.
- +David S Snavely, Sr, b. September 04, 1796, Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA, d. June 10, 1868, Oceola, Crawford, OH.
- +Joseph Snavely, b. February 03, 1801, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Twp, Lebanon, PA, d. August 01, 1871, Lancaster, Lebanon, PA.
- +Barbara Snavely, b. June 03, 1807, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Twp, Lebanon, PA, d. August 23, 1888, Schaefferstown, Lebanon, PA.
- Elizabeth Snavely, b. March 22, 1827, d. August 14, 1901, Lancaster, PA.
- Fianna Frances Snavely, b. November 22, 1831, d. June 16, 1869, Lancaster, PA.