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Henry Lesher, II
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1740
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1821
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Married, Sophrenia Zette, son of Heinrick Lescher (Henry Lesher Sr.) and Maria, her maiden name has not been established.

Revoulatary War Veteran. He was a Private in the Fifth Company, 7th Battalion of the Lancaster County Militia, 1781, under the Command of Captain Noah Ceasey and a 2nd. Class Private in 1783 under a Colonel William Lowrey.(See Series V, Volume 7, page 762 (1781); also the return - page 788 (1783), Pennsylvania Archives).

He purchased 123 acres, 69 perches,surveyed 18 March 1750 in Washington Twp, Franklin Co, Pennsylvania for the sum of $11,108.81 from a Jacob Bell and his wife Barbara. The deed was recorded March 29,1814 in Deed Book, Volume 12, Page 461 in the Franklin Co, Pennsylvania, Recorders Office.

Children: Henry Lesher III, married Maria Longnecker; Maria Lesher, married Jacob Stoner; Jacob Lesher, unmarried; Fanny Lesher, married Jacob Wingert and Rev. Christian Lesher, Sr., married Catharine Strite.
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  Henry Lesher (1767 - 1842)*
  Christian Lesher (1775 - 1856)*
*Calculated relationship
Ringgold Cemetery
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Mike Hahn
Record added: Mar 05, 2013
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Henry Lesher, II
Added by: Mike Hahn
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- Mike Hahn
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- Peggy Bass
 Added: Oct. 1, 2014
An Iris for our 4th great-grand Uncle Henry Lesher.
- Nina, Joyce and Bub Foy
 Added: Jul. 14, 2011
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