|Birth: ||May 31, 1723, Germany|
|Death: ||Oct. 8, 1793|
Four Benner males (Heinrich, Ludwig, Johannes & Daniel) were recorded on the passenger list of ship "Fane", which arrived in Philadelphia on 17 Oct 1749. This may be the immigration record for Henry Benner who settled in Coventry Twp., Chester Co., PA.
Henry purchased 229 acres in Coventry Twp. in 1754. Tax & census records show that Henry resided in Coventry Twp. from 1753 until his death in 1793.
Henry's 1789 will listed his children as Henry Benner, Christian Benner, Elizabeth Hoofacre & Barbara Grubb.
Elizabeth Stager Bennerin (1722 - 1777)*
Elizabeth Benner Hoffecker (1753 - 1802)*
Henrich Benner (1758 - 1818)*
Barbara Benner Grubb (1761 - 1839)*
Christian Benner (1765 - 1840)*
"Hendrick Benner, born 1723, died 8 Oct 1893, aged 70 years, 3 months, 8 days."
Coventry Mennonite Burial Ground Tombstone Inscriptions, copied by Abram C. Hunsicker in 1961/1962. Mennonite Historical Library, Harleysville, PA.
East Coventry Mennonite Cemetery
East Coventry Township
Maintained by: SHARON NEIMAN KLEINSTUBE...
Originally Created by: s. hoffecker
Record added: Sep 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21527605
I don't know how many greats but thank you for coming to this great country, God bless.|
Added: Apr. 9, 2015
Heinrich's wife was Elizabeth Stager Ecker Benner. Her Find A Grave #21521320.|
Added: Jul. 30, 2013
Added: Jul. 9, 2013
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