|Death: ||Jun. 20, 1771|
John Mathias Egner/Eigener arrived Sept. 30, 1727 on the ship Molly, the third ship on record in the lists of arrivals of Germans at the port of Philadelphia. He settled first in Lancaster county, where his sons, John and Mathias were baptized in 1733 and 1735 by Rev John Caspar Stoever.
In 1739 he secured a warrant for land in Macungie township, where he lived until his death. He was one of the founders of the Zion Lehigh church (See history of the church.)
He and his wife Anna Elizabeth were the parents of:
1. John b. 1733
2. Mathias b. 1735
4. Henry b. 1739
5. Anna Elizabeth b. 1741
Heinrich Egner (1739 - 1824)*
Zion Lehigh Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
Created by: Everlastings
Record added: Feb 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47615712
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