Samuel Libhart Bahn

Samuel Libhart Bahn

Male 1821 - 1897  (76 years)

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  • Name Samuel Libhart Bahn 
    Born 24 Feb 1821  Spring Garden Twp, York County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jun 1897 
    Person ID I697  Tegtmeyer Kenow Family
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2013 

    Family Susan Tyson 
    Married 5 Dec 1841  York Township, York County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Amanda Bahn
     2. Susanna Bahn
     3. Mary Ann Bahn,   b. 28 Dec 1844, Hellam Township, York County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Daniel Tyson Bahn
     5. John Adam Bahn,   b. 12 Jan 1849, Hellam Township, York County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Frederick Mathias Bahn,   d. 19 Aug 1900
     7. William H. N. Bahn
     8. Elmer E. Bahn
     9. Samuel Franklin Bahn,   b. 3 Oct 1852
     10. George Washington Bahn,   b. 1856
    Family ID F477  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • "farmer and auctioneer, was born in Spring Garden township, December2, 1820. His parents, Adam and Mary (Liebhart) Bahn, were natives of Spring Garden and Hellam Townships, respectively, and of German descent. He is the sixth child and third son of a family of ten children. After attending the schools of his native place he began the occupation of farming (and auctioneering in 1850) which he still pursues. He is a member of the Evangelical Association, was many years a class leader and for twenty years a steward in that denomination. Since 1882 he has been an exhorter in the Emigsville Chapel, and has been superintendent of the Union Sunday-school for nearly a quarter of a century. In May, 1847, he was commissioned first lieutenant of the Sixth Company, Third Regiment First Brigade of the Pennsylvania Miliatia, by Gen. Daniel A. Stillinger, and served until the militia was disbanded. Was once elected assistant assessor,and twice judge of elections of Manchester Township, and is a stockholder in the York City Market and Gettysburgh Turnpike Company. In 1875 he removed from his farm in Conewago Township to his present home on a tract of twenty-three acres, beautifully located, and in addition to the work of attending it, is representing the Farmers Mutual Insurance Company of York, and for several years the Conewago & Dover Insurance Company. Mr. Bahn was married in York, December 5,1841, to Susan Tyson, daughter of Daniel Tyson, of Spring Garden. They have had ten children: Amanda, Susan, Mary A., Daniel T., John A., Samuel F., Frederic M., George W., William H. N. and Elmer E."


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