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John Plantz
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1825
Darmstädter Stadtkreis
Hessen, Germany
Death: Jan. 7, 1892
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA


He married Catharine Herbst February 17, 1859, and fathered Charles Newton (b. @1861), John Elsworth (b./d. 1863), George Edward (b. 10/??/64), Harry Grant (b. 09/01/68), and Sarah Jane (b. @1871). In 1860, he was a farmer living in Butler Township, Adams County, and stood 5' 9" tall with sandy hair and blue eyes.

A Civil War veteran, he was drafted in Adams County October 16, 1862, mustered into federal service at Gettysburg November 6 as a private with Co. D, 165th Pennsylvania Infantry (aka "Drafted Militia"), and honorably discharged with his company July 28, 1863, in Gettysburg.

In 1890, he lived in Cumberland Township, Adams County. 
Family links: 
  Catharine Herbst Plantz (1829 - 1901)*
  Charles N Planz (1861 - 1863)*
  George Edmund Plantz (1864 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: pat callahan
Record added: Mar 12, 2007
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John Plantz
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John Plantz
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John Plantz
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