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Correction to one of the Peters
Posted by: Ken Hinds (ID *****4287) Date: February 08, 2012 at 18:53:38
In Reply to: Grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Peter and Christian by Ken Hinds of 92

Howdy all

I have been corresponding with another researcher, and he
has proved to me that I made a mistake on one of these
Zentzes.

The mistake is with Peter, son of Peter. This Peter is not
the one who married Catherine Siegrist. The Peter who
married Catherine was actually a Sentz, whose family was
from Germany. He was brother of the Nicholas Sentz who also
lived in York Co PA. He also had a son Peter, who is
probably the other one in York Co on the 1790 census.

My Peter son of Peter apparently remained in Baltimore Co.
A 1798 record shows him owning land there. He and his
father are both listed, as is Peter son of Christian.

I still see only one Peter after that, who is the one who
married Catherine Shroyer. I still think he was son of
Christian, because of the 1809 record. Peter Jr may have
died in 1807. I currently have that as the death date of
Peter Sr, but there is a Peter age 45+ in Baltimore Co on
the 1810 census who must be Peter Sr.

I'll have to keep digging and hope to find some more
evidence to clear this up.

Ken



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