Michael Peter WALBORN
2 DATE 23 MAY 1763
2 PLAC Stouchsberg, PA, Christ Luthern
Sponsors at his Baptism were his grangparents Michael and EvaMargarethKoppenhauver.
1790 census= Centre co. PA, Michael Peter age 27, wife Catharine Seibert& 1 female 2yrs old.
In 1800, Michael was registered in Paxton Twp., Dauphin co., PA He movedsometime after 1800 to Centre county, where he lived near Rebersburg, PA,and owned a large tract of land. (where did I get this after 1800 move?)
WAR: He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War.
The following is a sketch by M.V. Pierson, of their tombstones: (Itshows the shapes, I will just copy the words.)
Hier Ruh et, Michael Walborn, War ge bohren Den 8 May 1768 und starbt den8 September 1827 seineelt, war IAHHP.8.m.25T, seintgest war die 2 EPIS,TEL.
St. Pauli an TIM.OTHE um DAS 4. KAPITEL. DER 7 und. 8. vest. (I,EA, don'tknow what most of this says.)
Michael's Will was made 7 June 1827, and proved 10 Sep 1827.
They were parents of six children, all born in Berks Co., PA
Some of this came from my "Walborn Family" book compiled by MaxineBlankenhorn Bennett and pub by Clifford H. Bennett 1984. Maxine is aShafer descendent.
!CEMETERY INSCRIPTION: on Catherine's Tombstone
Eheweib des Michael
Walborn Sic ward geboh
ren im lahr 1764 den 24
September und Starb
den 16 lun 1826 lst Altwer
den 61 lahr 8 monat 23 Ta
leigen text 2 Timotheum
Capit 4 Verst 7.8.