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John Jacob Fahs
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1809
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1871
York County
Pennsylvania, USA

John Jacob Fahs was the third of eight known children of Philippus (did he go by Philip?) Fahs (1777-1845) and Anna Maria (went by Mary) Rothrock Fahs (1780-p1850) who married on 04 Dec 1803 at York, York County, Pennsylvania. In 1850 the widow Mary was living with her son Philip Henry Fahs at Dover Township, York County, Pennsylvania. It is assumed that Mary died between 1850 and 1860 in presumably Pennsylvania.

John married Mary Jane Huff (1809-1884) in c1830 at presumably York County, Pennsylvania. John and Mary were the parents of eight known children, all daughters, namely:

1. Louisa Ann Fahs Rockey (1832-1874)
2. Mary Jane Fahs Tawzer (1837-1871)
3. Annie Elizabeth Fahs Neater (1839-1904)
4. Rebecca Fahs Harting (1840-1907)
5. Susan Fahs Adams (1843-1922)
6. Emma E. Fahs Miller (1845-1912)
7. Amanda Fahs Wilhelm (1847-1922)
8. Martha E. Fahs Taylor (1850-1905)

Links to John's parents, wife, seven of his eight known children and one of his seven known siblings are included below.
Family links: 
  Philippus Fahs (1777 - 1845)
  Anna Maria Rothrock Fahs (1780 - ____)
  Mary Jane Huff Fahs (1809 - 1884)*
  Louisa Ann Fahs Rockey (1832 - 1874)*
  Mary Jane Fahs Tawzer (1837 - 1871)*
  Annie Elizabeth Fahs Neater (1839 - 1904)*
  Susan Fahs Adams (1843 - 1922)*
  Emma E Fahs Miller (1845 - 1912)*
  Amanda Fahs Wilhelm (1847 - 1922)*
  Martha E Fahs Tyler (1850 - 1905)*
  John Jacob Fahs (1809 - 1871)
  Philip Henry Fahs (1813 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Prospect Hill Cemetery
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Sheila (Horn) Strickler
Record added: Dec 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102857775
John Jacob Fahs
Added by: Sheila (Horn) Strickler
John Jacob Fahs
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Father-in-law of 2nd great grand uncle of my husband. Forever in our hearts.
- Zora's Daughter
 Added: Jul. 24, 2015

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