Peter Sherk1

M, b. 6 October 1639, d. between 1667 and 1729
FatherUlrich Sherk1 b. 9 Jun 1614, d. bt 1640 - 1704
MotherBarbli Kypferschmidt1 b. 6 Feb 1614, d. bt 1640 - 1704
     Peter Sherk was born on 6 October 1639 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Christina Rachensteiner on 17 August 1665 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Peter Sherk died between 1667 and 1729 at Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Christina Rachensteiner b. s 1645, d. bt 1667 - 1735
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Christina Rachensteiner1

F, b. say 1645, d. between 1667 and 1735
     Christina Rachensteiner was born say 1645 at Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of 17 August 1665,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Peter Sherk, son of Ulrich Sherk and Barbli Kypferschmidt, on 17 August 1665 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Christina Rachensteiner died between 1667 and 1735 at Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Peter Sherk b. 6 Oct 1639, d. bt 1667 - 1729
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Ulrich Sherk1

M, b. 8 July 1666, d. 3 July 1739
FatherPeter Sherk1 b. 6 Oct 1639, d. bt 1667 - 1729
MotherChristina Rachensteiner1 b. s 1645, d. bt 1667 - 1735
     Ulrich Sherk was also known as Ulrich Shirk.2 He was born on 9 March 1663 at Canton Bern, Switzerland.3 Ulrich Sherk was also known as Ulrich Schurch.3 Ulrich Sherk was also known as Ulrch Sherrick.3 He was born on 8 July 1666 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Barbara Grundbacher circa 1695 at Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Ulrich Sherk immigrated on 23 August 1728; Is this the Ulrich Shirk who came on the Mortonhouse in 1728? Yes.2,3 He died in July 1739 at Pennsylvania.3 TAS E Born Sumiswald in Canton Bern, Switzerland. ERP2 gives the date 1666.7.8. Married Barbara Grundbacher, 1672.11.5 1736, (i1728.8.23) about 1695 in Switzerland. Swiss refugee in the Palatinate. Arrived on "Mortonhouse" in Philadelphia on Aug. 24, 1728 at the age of 65 with several of his adult children. Settled in Schoeneck in Cocalico Twp., Lancaster Co., PA in about 1732. His birth date of 1663.3.9 is from Thomas A. Sherk article in Our Mennonite Immigrants. The Swiss spelling was Schurch. The name in America became Scherch, Scherich, Sherrick, Sherk, Sherck, Shirk. He may have had daughters Martha and Jeanette. See Henry Yocum Shirk's book. He is reported to have married Helene Myer, 1681 a French-Swiss girl, but all of his sons had daugthers named Barbara and no Helens. PMH Vol. XV #1 query John S. Shirk 3000 Butter Road Lititz, PA 17543 E in Sherk Book.3 He died on 3 July 1739 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at age 72; He was an Anabaptist in jail in Bern in 1710 and was deported in 1711. He was of Sumiswald when he arrived as an Anabaptist refugee at Nuiden Holland 3 Aug 1711 aboard the ship "Emmenthaler" with his wife Barbara Grundbacher and his 3 sons and 1 daughter. He arrived in Philadelphia on the ship "Mortenhouse" on 23 Aug 1728 with a large group of Mennonites (Mennosearch, Author Richard Davis, Family A331.)1 He and Joseph Sherk TAS E6?? EPR2 Born Sumiswald, Switzerland. Married Catharine Forry, 1700~, ^ Immigrated from Europe on the ship "James Goodwill". Wife died at sea. Settled in Chestnut Hill, Hempfield Twp., Lancaster Co. Patented two tracts of land in 1741. Married Elizabeth Young, 1710~, ^ He died in Hempfield Twp., and left a will which named his three sons and five daughters. He has been identified as the son of Ulrich (Schürch\Sherrick) Shirk, 1663.3.9 1739.7, SE, (i1728.8.23) ^ but here he is not so identified. According to Thompson he was born after 1705 and died between June 30 and Aug. 4, 1770. ERP2 Mennonite.
(Note from Gary): No proof that he is Casper's Brother except that if Andrew's father Casper is same as the Casper whose land was next to Joseph, Chestnut Hill, Hempfield Tnshp, Lancaster County, PA.3 Ulrich Sherk and Casper Sherk Carolyn Beth Simpson, (1953.2.22) gives that his name is Adam with a ? Some think he is Ulrich (Schürch\Sherrick) Shirk, 1663.3.9 1739.7, SE, (i1728.8.23) ^ immigrant of 1728 from Sumiswald, Canton Bern, Switzerland. "Emigrants, Refugees and Prisoners, Vol II", 1997 by Richard Warren Davis gives the above Casper Schürch born Sumiswald and died in Europe. Married Verena Burkhart, 1660~, ^ on Jan. 12, 1688 at Affoltern. Anabaptists at baptism of children. Probably went to the Pfalz. ERP2 gives Casper's parents.3 Recommendeed sources were given as WFT Vol. 2, #5125.2

Family

Barbara Grundbacher b. 11 May 1672, d. 11 Feb 1735
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.
  2. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  3. [S494] Daniel Wenger, FEb 2012.

Barbara Grundbacher1

F, b. 11 May 1672, d. 11 February 1735
     Barbara Grundbacher was born on 11 May 1672 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Barbara Grundbacher was also known as Helene Myer.2 As of circa 1695,her married name was Sherk.1 As of circa 1695,her married name was Schurch.3 She married Ulrich Sherk, son of Peter Sherk and Christina Rachensteiner, circa 1695 at Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Her married name was Shirk.2 TAS Born in Sumiswald, Canton Bern, Switzerland. Married Ulrich (Schürch\Sherrick) Shirk, 1663.3.9 1739.7, SE, (i1728.8.23) ^.4 Barbara Grundbacher died on 11 February 1735 at Shoeneck, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at age 62.1

Family

Ulrich Sherk b. 8 Jul 1666, d. 3 Jul 1739
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.
  2. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  3. [S936] Family Hart Database, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  4. [S494] Daniel Wenger, FEb 2012.

Michael Sherk1

M, b. circa 1706, d. 3 October 1757
FatherUlrich Sherk1 b. 8 Jul 1666, d. 3 Jul 1739
MotherBarbara Grundbacher1 b. 11 May 1672, d. 11 Feb 1735
     Michael Sherk was born circa 1706 at Canton Basel-Landschaft, Switzerland.1 He married Elizabeth Schwar say 1757 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Michael Sherk died on 3 October 1757 at Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Elizabeth Schwar b. c 1738, d. bt 1758 - 1828

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Elizabeth Schwar1

F, b. circa 1738, d. between 1758 and 1828
     Elizabeth Schwar was born circa 1738 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 As of say 1757,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Michael Sherk, son of Ulrich Sherk and Barbara Grundbacher, say 1757 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Elizabeth Schwar died between 1758 and 1828 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Michael Sherk b. c 1706, d. 3 Oct 1757

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Peter Sherk1

M, b. 14 October 1709, d. March 1770
FatherUlrich Sherk1 b. 8 Jul 1666, d. 3 Jul 1739
MotherBarbara Grundbacher1 b. 11 May 1672, d. 11 Feb 1735
     Peter Sherk was born on 14 October 1709 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Maria Schwar circa 1741 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Peter Sherk died in March 1770 at Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at age 60.1

Family

Maria Schwar b. 1719, d. 1810

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Maria Schwar1

F, b. 1719, d. 1810
     Maria Schwar was born in 1719 at East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 As of circa 1741,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Peter Sherk, son of Ulrich Sherk and Barbara Grundbacher, circa 1741 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Maria Schwar died in 1810 at Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Peter Sherk b. 14 Oct 1709, d. Mar 1770

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Ulrich Sherk1

M, b. 20 August 1704, d. September 1763
FatherUlrich Sherk1 b. 8 Jul 1666, d. 3 Jul 1739
MotherBarbara Grundbacher1 b. 11 May 1672, d. 11 Feb 1735
     Ulrich Sherk was born on 20 August 1704 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Anna Schwar in 1735 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Ulrich Sherk died in September 1763 at Cocalico Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at age 59.1

Family

Anna Schwar b. 1720, d. 1810

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Anna Schwar1

F, b. 1720, d. 1810
     Anna Schwar was born in 1720 at Hickorytown, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 As of 1735,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Ulrich Sherk, son of Ulrich Sherk and Barbara Grundbacher, in 1735 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 Anna Schwar died in 1810 at East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Ulrich Sherk b. 20 Aug 1704, d. Sep 1763

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Hans Sherk1

M, b. 12 July 1618, d. between 1644 and 1708
FatherCasper Sherk1 b. c 1585, d. bt 1629 - 1675
MotherMargaret Trussel1 b. 10 Aug 1589, d. bt 1629 - 1679
     Hans Sherk was born on 12 July 1618 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Barbara Koler say 1643 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Hans Sherk died between 1644 and 1708 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Barbara Koler b. s 1620, d. bt 1644 - 1710

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Barbara Koler1

F, b. say 1620, d. between 1644 and 1710
     Barbara Koler was born say 1620 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of say 1643,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Hans Sherk, son of Casper Sherk and Margaret Trussel, say 1643 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Barbara Koler died between 1644 and 1710 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Hans Sherk b. 12 Jul 1618, d. bt 1644 - 1708

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Peter Sherk1

M, b. 4 February 1621, d. between 1661 and 1711
FatherCasper Sherk1 b. c 1585, d. bt 1629 - 1675
MotherMargaret Trussel1 b. 10 Aug 1589, d. bt 1629 - 1679
     Peter Sherk was born on 4 February 1621 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Anna Reinhard circa 1650 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He witnessed Anna Reinhard's death at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland, say 1658.1 Peter Sherk married Verena Eggiman in 1659 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Peter Sherk died between 1661 and 1711 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family 1

Anna Reinhard b. s 1630, d. s 1658

Family 2

Verena Eggiman b. 29 Mar 1640, d. bt 1661 - 1730
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Anna Reinhard1

F, b. say 1630, d. say 1658
     Anna Reinhard was born say 1630 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of circa 1650,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Peter Sherk, son of Casper Sherk and Margaret Trussel, circa 1650 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Anna died say 1658 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Peter Sherk b. 4 Feb 1621, d. bt 1661 - 1711

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Verena Eggiman1

F, b. 29 March 1640, d. between 1661 and 1730
     Verena Eggiman was born on 29 March 1640 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of 1659,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Peter Sherk, son of Casper Sherk and Margaret Trussel, in 1659 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Verena Eggiman died between 1661 and 1730 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Peter Sherk b. 4 Feb 1621, d. bt 1661 - 1711
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Jacob Sherk1

M, b. 20 May 1660, d. 20 March 1748
FatherPeter Sherk1 b. 4 Feb 1621, d. bt 1661 - 1711
MotherVerena Eggiman1 b. 29 Mar 1640, d. bt 1661 - 1730
     Jacob Sherk was born on 20 May 1660 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Barbli Brand on 14 March 1689 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Jacob Sherk died on 20 March 1748 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland, at age 87.1

Family

Barbli Brand b. s 1669, d. 11 Feb 1736
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Barbli Brand1

F, b. say 1669, d. 11 February 1736
     Barbli Brand was born say 1669 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of 14 March 1689,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Jacob Sherk, son of Peter Sherk and Verena Eggiman, on 14 March 1689 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Barbli Brand died on 11 February 1736 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Jacob Sherk b. 20 May 1660, d. 20 Mar 1748
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Ulrich Sherk1

M, b. 22 July 1703, d. May 1766
FatherJacob Sherk1 b. 20 May 1660, d. 20 Mar 1748
MotherBarbli Brand1 b. s 1669, d. 11 Feb 1736
     Ulrich Sherk was born on 22 July 1703 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland; Richard Davis (Mennosearch.com) states Ulrich's father was another ulrich (b May 25 1693) and puts Ulrich Jr's birthyear at about 1725. This make more sense 9Gary Rolph) if John Shirk (Johannes Schurch) was a son of Ulrich and Maria, because John was born about 1753 in Lancaster County, PA, emigrated 1795 to Willoughby Township, Welland County, Ontario, and died 1837 there.1 He married Maria Grundbacher on 19 November 1730 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Ulrich Sherk died in May 1766 at East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at age 62.1

Family

Maria Grundbacher b. 16 Mar 1701, d. bt 1754 - 1791

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Maria Grundbacher1

F, b. 16 March 1701, d. between 1754 and 1791
     Maria Grundbacher was born on 16 March 1701 at Switzerland.1 As of 19 November 1730,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Ulrich Sherk, son of Jacob Sherk and Barbli Brand, on 19 November 1730 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Maria Grundbacher died between 1754 and 1791 at Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Ulrich Sherk b. 22 Jul 1703, d. May 1766

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Elizabeth Sherk1

F, b. 24 October 1624, d. between 1625 and 1714
FatherCasper Sherk1 b. c 1585, d. bt 1629 - 1675
MotherMargaret Trussel1 b. 10 Aug 1589, d. bt 1629 - 1679
     Elizabeth Sherk was born on 24 October 1624 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 She died between 1625 and 1714 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Jacob Sherk1

M, b. 30 September 1628, d. between 1656 and 1718
FatherCasper Sherk1 b. c 1585, d. bt 1629 - 1675
MotherMargaret Trussel1 b. 10 Aug 1589, d. bt 1629 - 1679
     Jacob Sherk was born on 30 September 1628 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Anna Mumanthaler say 1648 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Jacob Sherk died between 1656 and 1718 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Anna Mumanthaler b. s 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Anna Mumanthaler1

F, b. say 1628, d. between 1656 and 1718
     Anna Mumanthaler was born say 1628 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of say 1648,her married name was Sherk.1 She married Jacob Sherk, son of Casper Sherk and Margaret Trussel, say 1648 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Anna Mumanthaler died between 1656 and 1718 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Jacob Sherk b. 30 Sep 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Casper Sherk1

M, b. 1 January 1649, d. between 1650 and 1739
FatherJacob Sherk1 b. 30 Sep 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
MotherAnna Mumanthaler1 b. s 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
     Casper Sherk was born on 1 January 1649 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He died between 1650 and 1739 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Uli Sherk1

M, b. 7 April 1650, d. between 1651 and 1740
FatherJacob Sherk1 b. 30 Sep 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
MotherAnna Mumanthaler1 b. s 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
     Uli Sherk was born on 7 April 1650 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He died between 1651 and 1740 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Valentyne Sherk1

M, b. 30 January 1653, d. between 1654 and 1743
FatherJacob Sherk1 b. 30 Sep 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
MotherAnna Mumanthaler1 b. s 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
     Valentyne Sherk was born on 30 January 1653 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He died between 1654 and 1743 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Elsbeth Sherk1

F, b. 23 September 1655, d. between 1656 and 1745
FatherJacob Sherk1 b. 30 Sep 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
MotherAnna Mumanthaler1 b. s 1628, d. bt 1656 - 1718
     Elsbeth Sherk was born on 23 September 1655 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 She died between 1656 and 1745 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Margaret Sherk1

F, b. 14 December 1651, d. between 1712 and 1741
FatherJoseph Sherk1 b. c 1626, d. bt 1677 - 1716
MotherElsbeth Guntlisberger1 b. c 1630, d. bt 1677 - 1720
     Margaret Sherk was born on 14 December 1651 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 As of say 1675,her married name was Sohm.1 She married Felix Sohm say 1675 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 She witnessed Felix Sohm's death at Lutzelfluh, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland, between 1692 and 1710.1 Margaret Sherk died between 1712 and 1741 at Holland; She was an Anabaptist and called a widow from Lutzelfluh with her daughter who was 20 years old when she was put on a ship to Holland 3 Aug 1711 -- Mennosearch.com.1

Family

Felix Sohm b. s 1645, d. bt 1692 - 1710
Child

Citations

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Felix Sohm1

M, b. say 1645, d. between 1692 and 1710
     Felix Sohm was born say 1645 at Lutzelfluh, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 He married Margaret Sherk, daughter of Joseph Sherk and Elsbeth Guntlisberger, say 1675 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 Felix died between 1692 and 1710 at Lutzelfluh, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Family

Margaret Sherk b. 14 Dec 1651, d. bt 1712 - 1741
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Barbara Sohm1

F, b. 15 February 1691, d. between 1712 and 1781
FatherFelix Sohm1 b. s 1645, d. bt 1692 - 1710
MotherMargaret Sherk1 b. 14 Dec 1651, d. bt 1712 - 1741
     Barbara Sohm was born on 15 February 1691 at Lutzelfluh, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 She died between 1712 and 1781 at Holland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.

Christina Sherk1

F, b. 21 September 1654, d. between 1655 and 1744
FatherJoseph Sherk1 b. c 1626, d. bt 1677 - 1716
MotherElsbeth Guntlisberger1 b. c 1630, d. bt 1677 - 1720
     Christina Sherk was born on 21 September 1654 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1 She died between 1655 and 1744 at Sumiswald, Emmental District, Canton Bern, Switzerland.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Rootsweb.com, online wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, Rachel Erik Caleb andSarah Arndts Ancestors.