Vitals: Joseph Christoph III & Rebecca Musser Speicher

Joseph Christoph/Christopher Jr./III (1797-1862) b. Stoneycreek Twp., Somerset Co., PA; r. Accident, Garrett Co., MD (son of Joseph Christoph/Christopher Sr./, Jr. & Elizabeth Lehman Miller Speicher) (m1. Anna Lehman, 10 children 1824-1844, not listed) Farmer
-buried: probably Bear Creek (Brethren) Burial Ground, Garrett Co., MD

m2. Rebecca Musser/Mosser (1829-1892) b. Maryland; r. Accident, Garrett Co., MD (daughter of Nicholas, Jr. & Elisabeth Musser/Mosser) (m2. John W. Bowser, 4 children 1867-1873, not listed)
-buried: Bear Creek Burial Ground, Garrett Co., MD?

Marriage: 1847, Garrett Co.

Children:

1. Truman S. (1848-1864/7) died as a teen, possibly in the Civil War as a bugler and was buried in the wilderness.
2. Diana Annie (1849-1909) (m. Albert Augustus Jacobs)
3. Sallie /Sally (1851-1851) died in infancy
4. Alexander “Alex” A. (1853-1938)
5. Joseph Martin “Jas” (1857-1904)
6. Laura Catherine (1859-1919) b. Accident, Garrett Co. MD; r. Elk Lick Twp., Somerset Co., PA (m. Christian F. Lee – our line)
-buried: Springs Cemetery, Somerset Co.
7. Sarah Alice (1861-1939)

Documentation:

“Family Group Record.” Cindy Krause Leonhardt, e-mail, 18 Jan. 2011

Richard W. Davis.
http://MennoSearch.com

Ancestry.com. 11 Sept. 2004
Http://Freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~quick/d0187/g0000013.html#1015477

“Joseph Speicher.” Our Family History Center. Web. 19 Sept. 2012

Various Public Member Family Trees, Federal Censuses, & other documents.
Ancestry.com

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Last revised: 1/9/17

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