Peter Schoenholtzer Sr

1 April 1753–1817 (Age 63)
Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Schoenholtzer Sr was born on 1 April 1753, in Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johannes Schoenholtzer Jr, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Zimmerman, was 40. He married Elizabeth Tucker on 3 February 1803, in Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1817, in Bloomery, Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Hampshire, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Schoenholtzer Sr
1753–1817
Elizabeth Tucker
1750–1859
Marriage: 3 February 1803
Elizabeth Schoenholtzer
1774–1880
John Tucker Shanholtzer
1781–1860
Peter Tucker Schoenholtzer Jr
1775–1836
Barbara Schoenholtzer
1778–1850
Jacob John Shanholtzer Sr
1781–1872
Mary Shanholtzer
1783–1870
Catherine Shanholtzer
1793–1855
Philip Shanholtzer
1794–1872

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 February 1803
Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Schoenholtzer Jr

    Male1715–1765Male

    Elizabeth Zimmerman

    Female1713–Female

siblings

(7)

    Barbara Schoenholtzer

    Female1733–1734Female

    Male1736–1807Male

    Jacob Schoenholtzer

    Male1739–Male

    Catherine Schoenholtzer

    Female1742–Female

    Elizabeth Schonholtzer

    Female1745–1814Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 5

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 23

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 27

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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Story Highlight

Peter Shanholtzer

BIOGRAPHY OF PETER SHANHOLTZER Peter Shanholtzer came to America with parents, landing in Philadelphia on 16 Oct. 1727. Settled in Vincent Township, Chester County, PA.Died circa 1817, in the Bloome …

Sources (3)

  • Peter Schonholtzer in entry for Peter Schonholtzer, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Peter Schonholtzer in entry for Jacob Schonholtzer, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Peter Schoenholtzer in entry for Elizabeth Schoenholtzer, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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