The Ancestors of Brian Doig

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  • ID: I126
  • Name: Andrew ALTMAN
  • Surname: Altman
  • Given Name: Andrew
  • _AKA: Andreas
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1764 in Lehigh Township, Northhampton Co., PA
  • Death: 1842 in Salem Township, Columbiana Co., OH
  • _UID: F743EFA4457BD511AA2944455354000076DB
  • Note:
    Andrew was a farmer. He is listed in the 1786 tax list and in the 1790 census in Hempfield To wnship, Westmoreland County, PA, in 1790 with a new wife. He moved to Blacklick Township, Ind iana Co., PA and bought land in Newport in 1795. In 1800 he lived in Selwickley Township, Bea ver Co., PA with his wife and three children. In 1802 Andrew received a federal land grand ce rtificate for Section 1 of Salem Township, Columbiana Co., OH. Andrew served as ranger on th e frontier in Chris. Truby's Co. (PA Archives Ser. 3, Vol. 23, p. 222 & 320) He appears in th e 1808, 1809, and 1810 tax lists for Columbiana Co. and in the 1820, 1830, and 1840 census i n Salem Township. In 1820 (page 65) (000101-00001-01); he lived next door to his son Lewis (L udig). In 1830 (page 437) he and his wife are listed as ages 60-70 with one son (age 30-40) ; he lived near his sons Andrew and Lewis (Ludwig) and brother Peter. In 1840 son John live d nearby.

    Andrew died at age 78. His will was dated 25 Jan 1842 in Columbiana Co., OH. Andrew indicate s he was going to marry the widow Mary Low (?) and what she should have after he dies. The th ird part of the will divides his land up between his son Louis and his daughter Sally or Sara h who is married to Christian Seidner. Christian Seidner, his son in law, is appointed his ex ecutor. Nothing is mentioned of his son Andrew. Andrew's signature is on the will.

    Will of Andrew Altman:
    I Andrew Altman of Salem Township, Columbiana County and Sate of Ohio, do make and publish th is my last will and testament in manner and form following -
    First. So soon after my decease as it reasonable can be done admit my executor herein after n amed to pay all my expenses of last sickness, funeral expenses and my just debts.
    Second. Intending and expecting to marry the widow Mary Sere, in case that I should marry he r and die before she shall die, that my executor give her one bed and bedding including bed s tead and one ord?, Also all the furniture and property she shall bring with her and which ma y be in being at the time of my death; And, further that, he, my executor hereafter named o r whoever else may execute this will, pay to the sad Mary Sere in case of my marriage with he r as aforesaid explained, she intend of one thousand dollars, or sixty dollars per annum so l ong as she shall remain my widow, to be paid at the end of each year, and I charge the paymen ts of this said ... typing to be contined...
  • Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05



    Father: Johann Peter (John) ALTMAN b: 27 Jun 1735 in Herbitzheim, Saarwerden Co., Alsace, France c: 30 Jun 1735 in Herbitzheim, Saarwerden Co., Alsace, France
    Mother: Christina EISENMAN b: ABT 1744 in Northampton, PA

    Marriage 1 Anna Elizabeth EISENMANN b: ABT 1765
      Children
      1. Has Children Andrew ALTMAN Sr. b: 15 Nov 1790 in Westmorland Co., PA c: 1832 in Brush Creek Lutheran Church, North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland Co., PA
      2. Has Children John Ludwig ALTMAN b: 19 Mar 1793 in PA
      3. Has Children Sarah ALTMAN b: 16 Feb 1795 in Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA c: 22 Mar 1795 in First Lutheran Church, Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA

      Marriage 2 Mary
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