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Christopher Stophell Phillippi
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1762
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1856
Cripple Creek
Wythe County
Virginia, USA

Born in Warwick Township, the third of thirteen children of Johann Adam Phillippi and Maria Barbara Eva Eichelberger. He married twice.
First marriage (unknown)
He married Elizabeth Steffey on March 6, 1787 in Montgomery County, Virginia.

On Feb. 19, 1774, Stophel Phillippy (sic) claimed ownership of 196 acres on the branch of Cripple Creek in Fincastle Co. (later Wythe Co.) VA.
He may have served in 1780 in Gray's Branch of the Virginia Regiment during the Revolutionary War. (this is not proven)

He and Elizabeth had twelve known children, all born Cripple Creek/ Rural Retreat area of Wythe Co. VA.
Catherine b1788
John Franklin b1790
George b1792
Mary Magdalena (Mollie, Polly) b1794
Barbara b1796
Joseph b1798
Elizabeth b1800
Peter b1801
William H. b1802
Anna Maria b1805
Thomas b1807
David b1811
Family links: 
  Johann Adam Phillippe (1736 - 1800)
  Maria Barbara Eva Eichelberger Phillippe (1739 - 1823)
  Elizabeth Steffey Phillippi (1768 - 1856)*
  John Franklin Phillippe (1790 - 1845)*
  George Washington Phillippe (1792 - 1874)*
  Mary Magdalene Phillippi Shupe (1794 - ____)*
  Joseph Phillippe (1798 - 1879)*
  Peter Phillippi (1801 - 1854)*
  William H Phillippe (1802 - 1865)*
  Anna Marie Phillippe Steffy (1805 - 1881)*
  Thomas Phillippe (1808 - 1888)*
  Christopher Stophell Phillippi (1762 - 1856)
  Maria Margaretta Phillippi Baugh (1768 - 1864)*
  Eva Phillippi Copenhaver (1770 - 1857)*
  Rosina Phillippe Steffey (1780 - 1858)*
*Calculated relationship
Kimberling Cemetery
Rural Retreat
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Kelly Jean
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Dec 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12761516
Christopher Stophell Phillippi
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- Patti Bartlett
 Added: May. 22, 2015
Dear Christopher Stophell Phillippi, In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage] ]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 26, 2012
RIP great grandfather. Descended through daughter Catherine<3
- Jamie Card
 Added: Aug. 26, 2012
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