Henry Brenneman Next

1791 Nov 1: Born near Edom, VA (1) to Abraham Brenneman and Magdalena Shank. (9)

1813: Baptized. (1)

1815 Aug 8: Henry Brenneman marries Barbara Beery. (3)

  1816 May 28: John M.
  1818 Oct 19: Susannah
  1821 May 11: George
  1824 May 18: Anna
  1826 Sep  4: Catherine
  1828 Jun  8: Abraham
  1831 Aug 12: Anna
  1834 Jun  8: Daniel

1816: In the spring, Henry and a pregnant Barbara move to Fairfield Co., OH. (1)

Here "... [Henry] had two farms, a grist mill and a saw mill. Twice, it is told of Henry, he made the round trip on foot to Rockingham County. Two of Henry and Barbara's sons, John M. and George, became Mennonite bishops in the Elida, Ohio area." (4,9)

Henry himself was a Mennonite minister (3), and so was his son Daniel. (1)

1838 Mar 28: Barbara Beery Brenneman dies of smallpox in Fairfield Co., OH (3); buried Sugar Hill Cemetery. (6)


Photo likely taken in 1860s (1)

1840 Oct 6: Henry Brenneman marries Esther Good. (2)

1841 Oct 27: Esther Good Brenneman dies in Fairfield Co., OH (2); buried Sugar Hill Cemetery. (7)

1843 Jul 27: Henry Brenneman marries Anna Rodehafer (1800-1859). (2)

1866 Aug 24: Henry dies in Fairfield Co., OH (1); buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery. (8)

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