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John Adam Bernhard
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1849
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: Jun. 26, 1939
Jonesboro
Union County
Illinois, USA

He was born in Weingarten, about 13 km SW of Speyer. Farmed south of Jonesboro, IL. Attended Kornthal Lutheran Church. Used the name 'Adam' in America. Name is listed as BARNHARD in 1870 Census. He and his wife were godparents to his brother's first born child of his second marriage.

He has another son,Hugo, whose grave I have not found yet. (lynn Bernhard Feb 2013) Hugo was a blacksmith in Jonesboro.

The parish record of the Weingarten Evagelical Reformed Church shows that Johann Adam Bernhard was born 26 May 1849 and was christened 29 May 1849. A microfilm copy of the original document can be found on Family History Library film 193220 which contains Kirchenbuch: Weingarten 1536-1951. The original is housed in Protestantischen Landeskirchenarchiv der Pfalz, Speyer, Bayern, Deutschland.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Georg Peter Bernhard (1804 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Fransicka Duschl Bernhard (1854 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Mary Theresa Bernhard (1877 - 1904)*
  John Adam Bernhard (1879 - 1930)*
  Louise Bernhard (1884 - 1960)*
  Egbert G Bernhardt (1885 - 1962)*
  Frederick Joseph Bernhard (1887 - 1965)*
  Leo Konrad Bernhard (1893 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Georg Michel Bernhard (1832 - 1880)*
  John Adam Bernhard (1849 - 1939)
  Georg Peter Bernhard (1851 - 1934)*
  Anna Maria Bernhard (1853 - 1854)*
  Johann Georg Bernhard (1854 - 1857)*
  Georg Jacob Bernhard (1857 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: His birth name was Johann Adam Bernhard, born in Weingarten, 13 km SW of Speyer
 
Burial:
Jonesboro Cemetery
Jonesboro
Union County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lynn Bernhard
Record added: Jan 12, 2008
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John Adam Bernhard
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John Adam Bernhard
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John Adam Bernhard
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