Patrilineage for Welty Participant SMGF#2

Possible ancestors;

George Wolfgang Weldy b. about 1716 Edenkoben, Germany; married Anna Maria Keibel (b. about 1725) in Edenkoben, Germany on Jan 7, 1749/50; d. ca 1780, Dover Twp., York Co., Pennsylvania

Johan Jacob Welty b. Jun 14,1750 likely in Edenkoben, Germany; d. Feb 5,1826 in Manchester Twp., York Co., PA; married Anna Maria Schramm on May 15,1775 in Dover Twp., York Co., PA

George Welty, m. (2) Susanna Bethman; d. 1819, Manchester, York Co., Pennsylvania

Proven ancestors:

Henry Welty (Weldy, Weldty, Weltey) born about 1803 in York County, Pennsylvania; married Mary Catharine Coleman (Kohlmann) (born  14 Sep 1805 in East Manchester Twp, York Co., PA) on 18 Oct. 1827 in First Reformed Church, York, Pennsylvania .  Both died unknown date after 1850.  His residence was Manchester Twp, York Co. in 1850.  Their children were Elizabeth, born 10 May 1828; Jacob, born ca. 1832 (he died 2 Oct. 1864 as a prisoner of war in Confederate prison in Andersonville, Georgia);  Daniel, born  18 Mar. 1836; and Ann, born ca 1841.

 Daniel Welty born 18 Mar. 1836 (his death record says he was born in New Cumberland, Cumberland Co., PA); he married Sarah Jane Sheets (Schuetz) (born 3 Apr. 1840 in Reading, Berks Co., Pennsylvania) on 31 March 1863 in Clark Co., Ohio. He died 26 Aug. 1918 in Clark Co., Ohio and was buried in the Reformed Mennonite Cemetery in Medway, Clark Co., Ohio.

Benjamin Franklin Welty born 7 Aug. 1865 in Medway , Clark Co., Ohio, married Fianna Miller (born 18 July 1864 in Mount Joy, Lancaster Co., PA) on 24 Oct. 1888 in Clark Co., Ohio. He died 16 June 1931 in Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio and was buried in the Reformed Mennonite Cemetery in Medway, Clark Co., Ohio.  (I am descended from his daughter Elizabeth Welty.)

Miller Wayne Welty born 30 Nov. 1898 in Clark Co., Ohio; married Mary J. Barnhart (born 11 Mar. 1898 in Franklin Co., Virginia) on 26 Apr 1923 in Clark Co., Ohio. He died 28 Feb. 1978 in Deltona, Florida and is buried in the New Carlisle Cemetery, Clark Co., Ohio.

Merle William Welty