Stones Of Faith - Pennsylvania Germans and their Gravestones

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Pennsylvania and American German Gravestone Guide

St.Luke's (Old Williams), Williams Township,
Northampton Co. PA - Group 5

Photos Copyright: Richard Mammana

Catharina Illick Stone
Catharina Illick (Beier)
1777 - 1826
Elisabeth Illick Stone
Elisabeth Illick (Huber)
1746 - 1816

Stone reads (in part)
"wife of Johan...3 sons
and 4 daughters"
Funeral Text:
John 17 vs. 11-12
11 And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are. 12 While I was with them in the world, I kept them in thy name: those that thou gavest me I have kept, and none of them is lost, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled.
Verse:
(paraphrase text)
"And I am no longer
in the World"

Stone reads (in part)
"Lived in marriage with
Christoph 48 yrs and 15
days...8 sons and 3
daughters"
Funeral Text:
Luke 12 v. 40
Be ye therefore ready also:
for the Son of man cometh
at an hour when ye think
not. (Verse shown is
Text)

Group 5

Picture Groups:   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

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