DAVID MELLINGER AND HIS DESCENDANTS
GENERATIONS ONE AND TWO
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GENERATION ONE

1. DAVID MELLINGER
Born:
Died: between 4 Oct 1814 and 26 Apr 1815, York Co, Penn. (date exec. and probated will)
Married:
 

Children:(Names of children and spouses for daughters from David Mellinger will)

2. John Mellinger
3. Feronica Mellinger married Martin Henker (or Slenker)
4. Barbara Mellinger married Christian Lehman
5. David Mellinger b. aft 1784 (based on 1790 Census of his father)
6. Joseph Mellinger b. aft 1784 (based on 1790 Census of his father)
7. Benedict Mellinger b. aft 1784 (based on 1790 Census of his father) d. bef 1820 (based on probate of David Mellinger will)
8. Christian Mellinger b. aft 1784 (based on 1790 Census of his father) d. bef 1820 (based on probate of David Mellinger will)
9. Abraham Mellinger b. aft 1784 (based on 1790 Census of his father)
10. Elizabeth Mellinger b. abt 1790 (based on David Mellinger will)

Other Information:

Land transaction,  on 10 Jul 1771 - Thomas Minshall of Hellam twp, York Co. sold David Mellinger, of Manor twp, Lancaster Co.,Millwright,  land in Hellam twp, York Co., Penn [York Archives - Grantee Index - Vol D pg  459]

1790 Census - Hellam twp, York Co, Penn (from Census Bk) David Millinger - Males 2 over 16; 6 under 16; 4 females

Land transaction, on 2 Oct 1798 - Fredk Stump  sold David Mellinger land in Hellam twp, York Co, Penn [York Archives - Grantee Index - Vol 2N pg 488]

1800 Census - York Co, Penn (Census pg 1317 from Bk) David Millinger - Males 1 under 10; 3 10-16; 1 over 45; Females 1 10-16; 2 16-26; 1 over 45

1810 Census -Hellam twp, York Co, Penn (Census pg 159 from Bk) David Mellinger - Males 1 over 45; Females 1 16-26 (adjoined John Mellinger farm)

David Mellinger will exec. on 4 Oct 1814 and proved 26 Apr 1815, York Co. Penn. Listed beneficiaries as eldest daughter, Feronica w/o Martin Henker; Barbara w/o Christian Lehman, Elizabeth (40 pounds - 10 pounds for each year over age 21); John, David, Joseph, Benedict, Christian, Abraham. -- Also appointed John Mellinger,  nephew, of Manor twp, Lancaster Co, Penn as executor.

David Mellinger estate assignment to Henry Longenecker on 15 Mar 1820 [York Archives - Grantee Index - Vol 3E pg 213]

GENERATION TWO

2. John Mellinger
Born:
Died: bef 1831 (son David, son of John, accepts John's portion of father's estate 25 Oct 1831) [York Co. Deed Bk R Vol 3 pg 374]
Married:

Children:

11. David Mellinger (signed release for his father, John's portion of estate 25 Oct 1831) [York Co. Deed Bk R Vol 3 pg 374]

Other Information:

1810 Census -Hellam twp, York Co, Penn (Census pg 159 from Bk) John Mellinger - Males 2 under 10; 1 10-16; 1 26-45; Females 2 under 10; 1 26-45; 1 over 45 (adjoined DavidMellinger farm)

3. Feronica Mellinger
Born:
Died: bef. 12 Dec 1815 (Petition by Martin Slenker (or Henker) as guardian of children Julianna & Elizabeth Henker as grandchildren of David Mellinger) [Orphan Court record 12 Dec 1815]
Married: Martin Slenker

Children:

12. Julianna Slenker
13. Elizabeth Slenker

4. Barbara Mellinger
Born:
Died:
Married: Christian Lehman

5. David Mellinger
Born:
Died:
Married:

6. Joseph Mellinger
Born:
Died:
Married:

7. Benedict Mellinger
Born:
Died: bef 15 Mar 1820 (Moved from York County and declared deceased by York County Court after absence of over 12 years)[York Deed Bk 3S pg 253]

8. Christian Mellinger
Born:
Died: bef 15 Mar 1820 (Moved from York County and declared deceased by YorkCounty Court after absence of over 12 years)[York Deed Bk 3S pg 253]
 
 

9. Abraham Mellinger
Born:
Died:
Married: Barbary or Barbara

Children:
 

Other Information:

Moved to Jefferson County, Indiana prior to 1821 - Abraham Mellinger appt. Saml Barritz on 17 Jul 1821, and received his portion of David Mellinger estate on 10 May 1831- Abraham was then residing in Jefferson Co, Ind.- (York Deed Bk 3K pg 525).

Moved to Fountain County, Indiana after settlement of father's estate.

10. Elizabeth Mellinger
Born: abt 1790 (based on extra bequest in father's will)
Died:
Married:

Other Information:

POSSIBLE - 1830 Census - Fairview, York Co, Penn. (Pg 266 - Census Index)

Settlement of David Mellinger Estate - When Elizabeth Mellinger accepted shares for deceased brothers Benedict & Christian, on 31 Oct 1831, it was witnessed by Benjamin Mellinger. (Lancaster County Deed Bk 5R pgs 374/375)[FHL microfilm # 0021436 Land Records Vol 5R pgs 374/375]