Stones Of Faith - Pennsylvania Germans and their Gravestones

A genealogy, history, folk art and archeology site for PA Germans and their gravestones with German language translations.

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Pennsylvania and American German Gravestone Guide

St. Peter's Union, Plainfield Township,
Northampton Co. PA - Group 2

Photos Copyright: Gayle Fisher

Johan Simon Heller Stone
Johan Simon Heller
1721 - 1785
Lowis Heller Stone
Lowis Heller (Dietz)
1726 - 1768

Johan Simon Heller's stone reads (in part):
Born in Teussland (Germany) in (the town of) Petterheim in the
Pfaltz (Palatinate); His decedents (ehe kinder) - 6 children, 54
living grandchildren and 4 great-grand children; His age was short
of 64 years by 5 weeks and 2 day

Funeral text: Romans 4 vs. 7-8
"7 Saying, Blessed are they whose iniquities are forgiven, and
whose sins are covered. 8 Blessed is the man to whom the Lord
will not impute sin."

Verse:
"In the earth the body has its rests until the New Day (Resurrection)
when I joyously arise to receive judgment spoken in my favor."

Group 2

Picture Groups:   1 2 3 4 5

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