Stones Of Faith - Pennsylvania Germans and their Gravestones

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    Christ Lutheran, Hellertown,
    Northampton Co. PA - Group 2

    Jacob Scheimer Stone
    Jacob Scheimer
    1679-1757
    Double Flower Stone
    Plaque in front
    of Scheimer Stone

    Plaque reads: "In Memory of Jacob Scheimer 1679-1757 and his six sons in the colonial and revolutionary wars - Capt. Abraham Shimer, Capt Anthony Shimer, Jacob Shimer 1734-1764, Ensign Samuel Shimer, Capt. Edward Shimer, Lieut. Isaac Shimer and in honor of the pioneer forefathers and mothers, some living in this churchyard. This tablet was erected by their descendants in the year of our Lord 1925"

    Group 2

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