|Birth: ||Dec. 2, 1760|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 1814|
John Peter Burkhalter was born in Whitehall Twp., Lehigh County, PA. He served as a private and ensign during the Revolution. He married Anna Maria Steckel around 1779.
John Peter was his father's only son, and on April 1, 1792 he bought his father's entire tract of 479 acres. John and his wife Anna Maria had nine children, Henry, Peter, Joseph, Charles, Daniel, Polly (Mary), Elizabeth and Solome. Two of the children, Peter and Daniel, moved to Indiana.
His wife Anna Maria died in 1798, and he married, for his second wife in 1798, Charlotta Guth.
He appears in the 1800 census as "Peter Burkhalter, Jr."
He appears in the 1810 census as "Peter Burkhalter, Sr."
Peter Burkhalter (1731 - 1805)
Eva Catherine Deshler Burkhalter (1729 - 1816)
Dorothea Anna Maria Steckel Burkhalter (1764 - 1798)*
Heinrich Burkhalter (1780 - 1835)*
Daniel Burkhalter (1789 - 1871)*
Charles Burkhalter (1798 - 1862)*
Maintained by: John Schmeeckle
Originally Created by: Donna Erdie
Record added: Mar 09, 2002
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