Bell Anthology - Rettig

The Raymond M. Bell Anthology


From Bibles in the possession of
Ruth Alegeo Von Scio, Washington 1988


Elizabeth Rettig d Mar 19-1863, aged 73
John Rettig d Oct 17-1839
Maria Rettig d Nov 12-1864
Lewis Rettig d Mar 17-1873

LUCAS (see 1850 census, Donegal Twp, Washington Co)

J T Lucas m Apr 20-1837 Hannah Lee
J T Lucas m Apr 15-1839 Catharine Witkin
J T Lucas m Nov 4-1851 Julia Anne Valintine

J T Lucas b Sep 10-1815
Hannah Lucas b Apr 14-1815
Catharine Lucas b Apr 19-1813
John Edgar Lucas b Jun 25-1841
Infant b Mar 16-1846 d Mar 19-1846
Julia Ann Lucas b Aug 11-1820

Mrs Hannah Lucas d Jan 3-1838
Mrs Catharine Lucas d Aug 1-1850
J T Lucas d Jun 4-1852
Mrs Julia A Lucas d Apr 26-1860

J T Lucas son of John son of Isaac son of
Benjamin son of William, son of Samuel, son
of Thomas who came from England and
settled at Plymouth, Mass Dec 22-1620

The Washington (Pa) RETTIG family

George Rettig d 1804 (will 2-10) wife Mary sons George, Daniel, John - daughter, Mary, possibly other daughters
1) George, no further record
2) Daniel d 1833, wife ?Polly

children: J A (son), Margaret, Catharine, Elizabeth, Sarah, Maria, possibly others
3) John d c1817 m Elizabeth (dau of Charles) Valentine 1786-1863
a. Charles b 1805, living Amwell Twp 1850
b. George b c1807, under 14 in 1818
c. Elizabeth b c1810 m 1833
d. John 1812-1827
e. Lewis 1814-1873
f. Maria 1816-1885

George Rettig, from Germany, landed at Philadelphia 1749
Children of dec'd George Rettig m in Lancaster Co, Pa:
   1785 Leonard, Margaret 1786 John
Taxed in Alsace Twp, Berks Co, Pa 1781 George Rettig
   Exeter Twp, Berks Co, Pa 1784 George Rettig "family of 5"

This article was transcribed by Jean Suplick Matuson of Plano, TX in August 1998.

Raymond M. Bell Anthology     Genealogy in Washington Co., PA

Published with permission of Raymond M. Bell.