Henrich was the son of David and Barbara (Herr) Martin and lived on the Martin Homestead David patented in 1738. Henry was ordained minister in 1770 and chosen bishop in 1809 after the death of bishop Christian Burkholder. He was married second to Elizabeth Hoffman, widow of George Hoffman. Their original prenuptial agreement, written in 1816, is preserved at the Muddy Creek Farm Library, 296 Wheat Ridge Dr., Ephrata, PA 17522.
My 5th Great Grandfather. Bishop (Reverend) Henrich Martin - Abraham Martin - Mary Martin - Samuel D. Meyers - Edith Verle Myers - Arlie J Wolfe - Lee Roy Wolfe (my father) - Lori Wolfe Stewart (me). -
Lori S. Added: May. 19, 2015