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Heinrich Benner
Birth: May 31, 1723, Germany
Death: Oct. 8, 1793
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

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.
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Stager Bennerin (1722 - 1777)*
  Elizabeth Benner Hoffecker (1753 - 1802)*
  Henrich Benner (1758 - 1818)*
  Barbara Benner Grubb (1761 - 1839)*
  Christian Benner (1765 - 1840)*
*Calculated relationship

"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
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Originally Created by: s. hoffecker
Record added: Sep 13, 2007
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I don't know how many greats but thank you for coming to this great country, God bless.
- Donald
 Added: Apr. 9, 2015
Heinrich's wife was Elizabeth Stager Ecker Benner. Her Find A Grave #21521320.
- cks
 Added: Jul. 30, 2013

- cks
 Added: Jul. 9, 2013
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