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Nicholas Beery, Jr.

1739 Jun 16: Born to Nicholas Beery and Barbara George in East Manchester Township, York Co. PA. (1 p11-12) (2 p56-61) (3) (4 p168)

Nicholas Beery marries Mary Keller in PA. (1 p13,71) (2 p60) (3 p15-17) (4 p168)
 
  1764 Apr  6: Barbara
  1765 Nov  4: John
  1766       : Jacob
  1771 Apr 11: Elizabeth
  1773 Jul 20: Abraham
  1775 Sep  4: Mary
  1777 Jun 10: Isaac
  1780       : Nicholas
  1781 Apr 30: Henry
  1783 Apr  4: George
  1786 Oct  4: Susan
  1787       : Martha

Farmer, owned land in Shrewsbury Township. (1 p12)

1780: Emigrated to Rockingham Co., VA and settled on Linville Creek, located in the most fertile part of the county. (1 p12)

1783 Jul: Deeded land in Rockingham Co., VA by John Eaton. (1 p12)

1783 Jul: Deeded land in Rockingham Co., VA by Thomas Moore. (1 p12)

1788-1792: Nicholas becomes a "five-horse man" which is considered quite wealthy for the time. (1 p13)

1789 Nicholas Beery marries Mary Grow Good in VA. (1 p13,71) (2 p60) (3 p15-17) (4 p168)
 
  1790 Feb  8: Joseph
  1792 Aug  1: Christian
  1795 Jun 15: Margaret
  1797       : Fanny

1805 (or perhaps earlier): Nicholas sold his possessions in VA and, with most of his family, moved by "mountain schooner" to Ohio. (1 p13)

Purchased wild timber land in Rush Creek Township, Fairfield Co., OH. Settled on Raccoon Creek. (1,p13)

1806: Built first sawmill and gristmill in the township. (1 p13)

1812 Feb 16: Nicholas Beery dies in Fairfield Co., OH. Buried in Miller Graveyard. (4 p168) Buried in the Huddle or Mt. Zion cemetery two miles southeast of Berne on Houck Road. (1 p13) ?? Are these all the same place?

1834: Son George (son of Nicholas and Mary Keller) founds the town of Bremen, OH. (1 p13)

1840 Oct 31: Mary Grow Good Beery dies near Bremen, OH. (1 p13) (4 p168)

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