Keiser Family Crest

 

Philip Keiser
(1800 - 1839)

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Cedar Tree

Born Oct. 18, 1800 in Pine Grove Township, Berks County, now Schuylkill County, PA.

He was confirmed Jun. 2, 1816 at Jacob's Church, Pine Grove Township, Schuylkill County, PA.

Philip went to Gratz, Dauphin County, PA where he learned the trade of tailor.

He married Elizabeth Hoffman, daughter of Peter Hoffman and his wife Magdalina (Mollie) nee Lubold
She was born Sep. 22, 1800 in Dauphin County, PA.

Their marriage was blessed with ten children.

Philip died Jun. 6, 1839 in Gratz, Dauphin County, PA.  His wife Elizabeth died Mar. 7, 1876.  Both are buried at Simeon Church Cemetery Gratz, Dauphin County, PA, Elizabeth on her daughter's lot.

Elizabeth Hoffman/Keiser, widow of Philip Keiser, married George Erdman.  Lived in Mahontengo Valley, east of Klingerstown, Dauphin County, PA.  They had no children.

 

Name
Born
Died
Married
Cornelius
 
About Age Two
Ellen
Abt. 1818
 
William Dilfield
Eva
Abt. 1819
Percival Rickenbach
Nov.17, 1820
Feb. 4, 1877
Elizabeth Matter
Elizabeth
Apr. 18, 1823
Mar. 10, 1882
John Umholtz
Johannes
Feb. 2, 1826
Infancy
Jacob
Abt. 1828
Catherine Sheets
Lady from Arkansas
Philip
Nov. 24, 1830
Sep. 7, 1857
Elizabeth Kissinger
Jonas
Mar. 4, 1834
Lucinda J Strayer
Sarah
Mar. 3, 1836
Sep. 19, 1905
Daniel I. Herb