From the memoirs of her grandson, John Walter Heebner:
"Grandmother had a very sweet disposition and she was very pious. I shall always remember her she sat near the window at the pump porch with her Bible on her knees all day on Good Friday. She always fasted and read her Bible all that day."
"...they came to the wilderness and built their home... Here they had their eight children and raised them all in Port Carbon. Six of them married there and had a total of twenty-seven children."