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Hans Huber

Biographical Information

Hans Huber and his wife Margaret arrived in America on the ship "Mary Hope" which left London June 29, 1710 and arrived in Philadelphia that September.

The memorial stone reads:
"Hans Huber, an early settler in Earl Township west of New Holland where he and his wife Margaret, Swiss Mennonites, took up 200 acres of land in A.D. 1717. Also in memory of his grandsons, John Huber 1723-1791, his wife Margaret,and Martin Huber 1725-1785 , his wife Magdalene. This marker was erected in 1928."

The name Huber was later changed by descendants to Hoover.

Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Date of Death
Oct 1750
Place of Death
Groffdale, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA

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