Hannah Graybill

Brief Life History of Hannah

When Hannah Graybill was born on 10 March 1807, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Derridinger Graybill III, was 40 and her mother, Maria Mary Epler, was 34. She married Peter Graybill on 28 August 1827, in Snyder, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Fayette Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Juniata, Franklin Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 8 December 1885, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lost Creek Mennonite Cemetery, Oakland Mills, Fayette Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Graybill
Hannah Graybill
Marriage: 28 August 1827
Mary Graybill
Elizabeth Graybill
Amos Graybill
William Graybill
M Graybill
Hannah Graybill
John Wesley Graybill
Jacob Edgar Graybill
Catherine Graybill

Sources (6)

  • Hannah Grabill in household of William Grabill, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hannah Graybill Graybill, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hannah E -

World Events (8)


Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Krehbiel or of Swiss German Krähenbühl (see Krahenbuhl ). Compare Graybeal abnd Kraybill .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Hannah Graybill's Death Notice

Death notice On the 8th of Dec., near McAllisterville, Juniata county, Pa., of heart disease, Hannah, widow of Peter Graybill, aged 78 years, 8 months and 28 days. She was a daughter of Pre. John Gra …

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