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Rudolph Detweiler
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Birth: 1733, Switzerland
Death: Sep., 1797
Sharpsburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Rudolph was the son of Melchior Detweiler. The name of Rudolph's wife is unknown and she is not buried next to Rudolph. Most likely she died while they were living in Berks County. About 1790, Rudolph moved along with his son Christian Detweiler and Christian's family from Berks Co, PA to eventually settle in Brady Township, Huntingdon Co, PA. Rudolph and his wife had seven children: Christian, Catherine, Mary, Jacob, Rudolph, Henry, and Elizabeth. Rudolph was buried in the Detweiler Family Cemetery located north of highway 665 between Sharpsburg, PA and Allensville, PA. There are 5 generations of Rudolph's descendants buried in this cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Melchior Detweiler (1699 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Christian Detweiler (1763 - 1826)*
  Mary Detweiler Beiler (1767 - 1820)*
  Rudolph Dettweiler (1771 - 1837)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
RD
1798
 
Note: Rudolph's headstone shows a death year of 1798. He actually died in September, 1797.
 
Burial:
Detweiler Family Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: 3-4
 
Created by: Lyle Detwiller
Record added: Jun 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37995137
Rudolph Detweiler
Added by: Lyle Detwiller
 
 
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In memory of my 4th great grandfather and all the sacrifices that he made for his descendants.
- Hazel Dettweiler Bohling
 Added: Mar. 23, 2017
In Memory of my 5th Great Grandfather~
- Raymond Miller
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014
Rudolph Detweiler would be my 6th Great Grandfather.
- labs2006
 Added: Mar. 21, 2014
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