|Birth: ||Apr. 10, 1786|
|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1872|
Jacobenea Eckinger was born in Fellbach, Neckarkreis, Wuerttemberg, Germany, 10 April 1786. She was the first of thirteen children born to Joseph and Maria Idler Eckinger. July 24, 1808 she married Christian Aldinger. In 1818, she emigrated to America with her husband and 5 children. Six more children were born after they arrived in Lancaster Co., PA.
Joseph Aldinger, the oldest son of Christian Aldinger, was born in Fellbach, Germany, on June 10, 1809. He resided in Lancaster County, Pa., the greater part of his life. He was the father of 6 children, four daughters and two sons, and died January 25, 1890, at the age of eighty years.
Louise Aldinger was the second child and born in Fellbach, Germany, on July 26, 1812. She was married to Jacob Knoll. Three daughters and two sons were born to them. She died in Stark County, Ohio, December 15, 1893 at the age of eighty-one years.
John Aldinger, the third child, was also born in Fellbach, Germany. He marrried while in Lancaster County and in 1850 moved to Iowa, where he was accidentally killed by his brother-in-law while hunting, November 10, 1856, leaving a widow and 4 small children.
Andrew Aldinger, the fourth child, was born in Fellbach, Germany, October 18, 1816. He was married to Catharine Knoll, and several years later moved to Stark County, Ohio. Three children were born to them. He died October 10, 1860, aged forty years.
Christian Aldinger, the fifth child, was but a few months old when the family came to America. He married Catharine Shearer, who died a few years later, leaving one child, Jacob. He again married, his second wife being Nancy Aungst. To this marriage 6 sons and 4 daughters were born. In 1865 he moved to Stark County, Ohio, where he resided until his death, February 18, 1898, at the age of seventy-nine years.
Elizabeth Aldinger, the sixth child, who was born in Lancaster County, Pa., December 27, 1820, was married to Joseph Huntsberger. She was the mother of 6 children who all resided in Pennsylvania. She died September 8, 1903, at the age of eighty-two years.
Mary Aldinger, the seventh child, was born in Lancaster County, Pa., October 25, 1823. She was married to John Huntsberger. In 1850 they located near Muscatine, Iowa. She was the mother of 6 children and died May 12, 1903, aged seventy-nine years.
Sarah Aldinger, the eighth child, was born in 1825. She was married to Samuel Shrader and moved to Iowa in 1850. Five children were born to them, 3 sons and 2 daughters, all living in Iowa. She died November 25, 1891, in her sixty-sixth year.
Hannah Aldinger, the ninth child, was born in Lancaster County, Pa., September 5, 1827. She was married to William Myers. Nine children were born to them, 7 sons and 2 daughters. She died November 3, 1902 at the age of seventy-five years.
Cathrine Aldinger, the tenth child, was born in Lancaster County, Pa., November 29, 1828. She was married to Henry Kaylor and was the mother of 9 children. All resided in Lancaster County, Pa.
Susan Aldinger, the youngest of the family, was born in Lancaster County, Pa., in 1832. She was married to Joseph Gruber. Nine children were born to them. They with their family moved to Illinois.
Christian Aldinger (1787 - 1847)
Hannah Aldinger Myers (1827 - 1902)*
Mount Tunnel Cemetery
Plot: Section A, Lot 231
Created by: Karen
Record added: Feb 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17998804