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Peter Shanholtzer, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1753
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1817
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA

Born in Vincent Township, Pa. and died in the Bloomery District of Hampshire Co. ,W. Va. He is known as the "Father" of all Shanholtzers in Hampshire Co. During the American Revolution, he served in Capt. Michael Holman's Company of the Chester Co. Militia, commanded by Col. Thomas Bull. He married a woman with the first name Elizabeth and they were married in the Vincent Reformed Church in Chester Co. Pa.

Their children:

1) Elizabeth Shanholtzer (1772-????)
2) Peter Shanholtzer Jr. (1775-1836)
3) Barbara Shanholtzer (1778-????) Married Samuel Hott
4) Jacob Shanholtzer (1781-1872) Married Mary M. Fahs
5) Mary Shanholtzer (1782-ca. 1854)Married O. Saville
6) John Shanholtzer (1785-1860's) Married Eve Hott
7) Catherine Shanholtzer (ca.1793-1850's) Married David Hott
8) Philip Shanholtzer (1794-1872) Married Zilpha Queen  
 
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 Children:
  Peter Shanholtzer (1775 - 1836)*
  Mary Shanholtzer Savill (1783 - 1870)*
  Phillip Shanholtzer (1794 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Dennis Hockman
Record added: May 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14284587
 

In memory of my 4th Great Grandfather Peter on my dad's side.
- Ruth (Wilson) Lowell
 Added: May. 25, 2015
Peter Shanholtzer Sr. ~ My 5th Great Grandfather on Mothers side. Revolutionary War Veteran in Captain Michael Holman's Company of Chester County Militia, Commanded by Thomas Bull.
- Coni Thompson
 Added: Aug. 31, 2012
My 5x great grandfather~
- Cindy (Adkins) Carper
 Added: Jan. 26, 2009
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