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Henry Sprenkle

  • Birth 1743 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 14 Oct 1823 Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Littlestown, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 55547604

Henry was the son of Michael Sprenkel (Sprengel, Sprenckel), who was the immigrant ancestor.

Deed records show that Henry turned 21 in 1764. He was born in Hellam Twp. in what was then Lancaster Co. He died in Germany Twp., Adams Co., PA. He also lived in Maryland for a time.

Henry married Anna Mary Nunemaker. The spelling of her surname has many variations.

Nine children are mentioned in Henry's will: Johan Peter ("Peter"); Anna Margareth (Keefer); Anna Maria (Miller, Forney); Susannah (Fox); Henry; Michael; George; Elizabeth (Wunder); & Catherine (Hayes).

Hanover Guardian on Wed. 22 Oct 1823, page 3.
On Tuesday the 14th inst., after a lingering illness, MR. HENRY SPRENKLE of Adams County, aged about 85 years. On Tuesday following, his mortal remains were returned to their mother earth on Christ Church burial ground, on which occasion the Rev. J.H. Weistling delivered a funeral discourse from Psalms 73, v 28.

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  • Created by: Margaret Sopp
  • Added: 28 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55547604
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Sprenkle (1743–14 Oct 1823), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55547604, citing Christ United Church of Christ Cemetery, Littlestown, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Margaret Sopp (contributor 46619622) .