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Henry Keplinger [Parents] was born about 1760 in Augusta Co, VA. He died in VA. He married Elizabeth Barbara Harpole on 27 MAR 1786 in Rockingham Co., VA.

Elizabeth Barbara Harpole was born about 1765 in VA. She died in 1806 in KY. She married Henry Keplinger on 27 MAR 1786 in Rockingham Co., VA.

They had the following children:

  F i Susanna Caplinger

Peter Ryker [Parents] was born on 28 JUN 1791 in Shelby Co., KY. He died on 22 JAN 1875 in Ripley County, IN, USA. He married Sarah Lewis on 3 JAN 1826 in Shelby, Jefferson, Indiana.

Other marriages:
Caplinger, Susanna
Robbins, Mary Ann

Blacksmith Peter Ryker, 1850 census, Shelby twp, Jefferson, Indiana, age 58, with wife Sarah, age 44.
Farmer Peter Ryker, 1870 census, Shelby, Ripley, Indiana, age 79, with wife Mary, age 60, children Samuel and Nancy M.

Sarah Lewis was born in 1806 in KY. She died in Shelby, Jefferson, Indiana. She married Peter Ryker on 3 JAN 1826 in Shelby, Jefferson, Indiana.

They had the following children:

  F i Susanna Ryker was born in 1827 in Iowa. She died in Indiana, USA.
  M ii Peter Ryker was born in 1837 in Iowa. He died in Indiana, USA.
  F iii Sarah Ryker was born in 1848 in Iowa. She died in Indiana, USA.

Peter Ryker [Parents] was born on 28 JUN 1791 in Shelby Co., KY. He died on 22 JAN 1875 in Ripley County, IN, USA. He married Mary Ann Robbins on 21 DEC 1837 in Jefferson, Indiana.

Other marriages:
Caplinger, Susanna
Lewis, Sarah

Blacksmith Peter Ryker, 1850 census, Shelby twp, Jefferson, Indiana, age 58, with wife Sarah, age 44.
Farmer Peter Ryker, 1870 census, Shelby, Ripley, Indiana, age 79, with wife Mary, age 60, children Samuel and Nancy M.

Mary Ann Robbins was born in 1810 in Kentucky. She died in Shelby, Ripley, Indiana. She married Peter Ryker on 21 DEC 1837 in Jefferson, Indiana.

They had the following children:

  M i William R. Ryker

Samuel Ryker [Parents] was born on 3 NOV 1769 in Closter, Bergen, New Jersey. He died in 1835 in Madison, Jefferson, Indiana. He married Barbara Fullenwider on 5 MAY 1790 in Donegal, Washington, Pennsylvania.

Barbara Fullenwider [Parents] was born in 1769 in Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland. She died on 16 JUN 1824 in Jefferson, Indiana. She married Samuel Ryker on 5 MAY 1790 in Donegal, Washington, Pennsylvania.

They had the following children:

  M i Peter Ryker

Johann Georg Keplinger [Parents] was christened on 27 FEB 1719 in Schweigem, Kraichgau. He died in MAY 1773 in Pendleton, , Virginia, USA. He married Maria Barbara Abendschoen about 1751 in Berks Co., PA, USA.

Other marriages:
Umbenhauer, Maria Elizabeth

Emigrated in 1730 to PA, on the Thistle of Glasgow; came with parents, journey took 2mo 10 days.

"WILL of George Caplinger

Augusta County The Last Will and Testament of George Caplener being very sick but in Perfect Sences I will and Bequeath my Plantation with all the land belonging to the same to my son Geo. Caplener and his brother John Caplener and they are to pay a quick at haved to every one of their Brothers and Sisters the Plantation Aforesaid Value to one hondred Pound Curent Money likewise the two that keeps the Plantation is to find there Mother a House sufficient to live in hore life time. Item. however yore she is to take hore choys of one for Milk likewise the Choys of to sheep everry Year for woll but no increes and they are to finds hore Twenty Bushels wheat & Ten Rye every years & one hundred and fifty Weight of Porke Lickwise and she is to have the third of all fruit of the Orchard that Grows on this said Plantation and she is to Choose Ground for Flax every Year no exceding half an Accor and if the two Brothers above named cannt agree & if neither of them Pays there Brothers & Sisters equal part of the land aforesaid mentioned then the Plantation and Premises together is to be sold and equally descended further they are to lett there Mother Keep her bed ofore described. Item Bayson and one Pot and hore Spinen whale the two that keeps they are to lett there Mother to have a horse to ride when she requires likewise the are to have one Years after my decease with out Paying any sum to theires Brothers or Sister and after that they will have seven years to discharge the hole every one is receive the Portable Part every year and after my decease my Stock and all the ret of my goods and Chattle is to be sold at Pubblick sale January 16th 177 before named my two young sons is to have five pounds out of my estate and my youngest Dagter is have three pounds.
George (his mark) Caplener

I choose George Hamms and George Dice 3 for Administrators for after my desease on my estate.
I dessor that my two sons will Lorn the two youngest Boys to reed though the Salter (?) and the two Boys is to Live with there older Brothers Till they are Sixteen years of Age and they are to find them Sufficient Close out the time.
George (his mark) Caplener Jr.
John (his mark) Caplener George (his mark) Caplener
At a court held for Augusta County May the 18th 1773

This Last Will and Testament of Geo. Caplener deced was proved by the Oathe of the Witnesses thereunto and Ordered to be Recorded and on the motion of George Hammer and of the Execution therin named who made Oath According to law Certificate is granted him for (???) thereof in due form he haveing with (?) Acknoledged their bond.. According to Law Test.

Augusta Co., VA Will Bk 5 pg 91Augusta Co., VA Will Bk 5 pg 92"The Sale of all of the Goods and Chattles of the late deceased George Caplinger of the south branch Augusta County sold by Auction sale this 3rd day of Aug 1773." Jacob Caplinger bought among other things: a Sermon book, Maul & 2 Wedges, gimlett and chissell, 2 Bridles, one rifle, 2 Scythes, one 2 year old Heifer, one red cow, 3 sheep, 2 Sows and 3 Pigs,

Other people named Caplinger that are buying things are: Henry, Catherine, Elizabeth, John, Geo and Adam Caplinger."
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~brookefamily/kepplingerjohang eorg.htm

Maria Barbara Abendschoen was born on 24 APR 1723 in Schwaigern, Baden. She died in PA, USA. She married Johann Georg Keplinger about 1751 in Berks Co., PA, USA.

They had the following children:

  M i Henry Keplinger

Johann Georg Keplinger [Parents] was christened on 27 FEB 1719 in Schweigem, Kraichgau. He died in MAY 1773 in Pendleton, , Virginia, USA. He married Maria Elizabeth Umbenhauer about 1740.

Other marriages:
Abendschoen, Maria Barbara

Emigrated in 1730 to PA, on the Thistle of Glasgow; came with parents, journey took 2mo 10 days.

"WILL of George Caplinger

Augusta County The Last Will and Testament of George Caplener being very sick but in Perfect Sences I will and Bequeath my Plantation with all the land belonging to the same to my son Geo. Caplener and his brother John Caplener and they are to pay a quick at haved to every one of their Brothers and Sisters the Plantation Aforesaid Value to one hondred Pound Curent Money likewise the two that keeps the Plantation is to find there Mother a House sufficient to live in hore life time. Item. however yore she is to take hore choys of one for Milk likewise the Choys of to sheep everry Year for woll but no increes and they are to finds hore Twenty Bushels wheat & Ten Rye every years & one hundred and fifty Weight of Porke Lickwise and she is to have the third of all fruit of the Orchard that Grows on this said Plantation and she is to Choose Ground for Flax every Year no exceding half an Accor and if the two Brothers above named cannt agree & if neither of them Pays there Brothers & Sisters equal part of the land aforesaid mentioned then the Plantation and Premises together is to be sold and equally descended further they are to lett there Mother Keep her bed ofore described. Item Bayson and one Pot and hore Spinen whale the two that keeps they are to lett there Mother to have a horse to ride when she requires likewise the are to have one Years after my decease with out Paying any sum to theires Brothers or Sister and after that they will have seven years to discharge the hole every one is receive the Portable Part every year and after my decease my Stock and all the ret of my goods and Chattle is to be sold at Pubblick sale January 16th 177 before named my two young sons is to have five pounds out of my estate and my youngest Dagter is have three pounds.
George (his mark) Caplener

I choose George Hamms and George Dice 3 for Administrators for after my desease on my estate.
I dessor that my two sons will Lorn the two youngest Boys to reed though the Salter (?) and the two Boys is to Live with there older Brothers Till they are Sixteen years of Age and they are to find them Sufficient Close out the time.
George (his mark) Caplener Jr.
John (his mark) Caplener George (his mark) Caplener
At a court held for Augusta County May the 18th 1773

This Last Will and Testament of Geo. Caplener deced was proved by the Oathe of the Witnesses thereunto and Ordered to be Recorded and on the motion of George Hammer and of the Execution therin named who made Oath According to law Certificate is granted him for (???) thereof in due form he haveing with (?) Acknoledged their bond.. According to Law Test.

Augusta Co., VA Will Bk 5 pg 91Augusta Co., VA Will Bk 5 pg 92"The Sale of all of the Goods and Chattles of the late deceased George Caplinger of the south branch Augusta County sold by Auction sale this 3rd day of Aug 1773." Jacob Caplinger bought among other things: a Sermon book, Maul & 2 Wedges, gimlett and chissell, 2 Bridles, one rifle, 2 Scythes, one 2 year old Heifer, one red cow, 3 sheep, 2 Sows and 3 Pigs,

Other people named Caplinger that are buying things are: Henry, Catherine, Elizabeth, John, Geo and Adam Caplinger."
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~brookefamily/kepplingerjohang eorg.htm

Maria Elizabeth Umbenhauer was born about 1720 in Frankenthal, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany. She was christened on 22 SEP 1720 in Evangelical Church, Frankenthal. She died about 1750 in Berks Co., PA, USA. She married Johann Georg Keplinger about 1740.


Johann Leonart Keplinger was born in 1688 in Schwaigern, Baden. He died in Windsor Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. He married Maria Elisabetha Keplinger about 1712.

Maria Elisabetha Keplinger was born in 1692 in Schwaigern, Heilbronn, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. She died in 1749 in Windsor Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. She married Johann Leonart Keplinger about 1712.

They had the following children:

  M i Johann Georg Keplinger

Gerardus Ryker was born on 16 NOV 1740 in Closter, Bergen, New Jersey. He died on 15 SEP 1781 in Bullskin, Shelby, KY. He married Rachel Demarest.

Rachel Demarest was born on 19 NOV 1743 in Schraalenburg, Bergen, New Jersey. She died in 1814 in Madison, Jefferson, Indiana. She married Gerardus Ryker.

They had the following children:

  M i Samuel Ryker

Henry Peter Vollenwieder was born on 5 APR 1722 in Hauptikon, Surich, Switzerland. He died on 16 MAR 1793 in Shelby Co., KY.

He had the following children:

  F i Barbara Fullenwider

William R. Ryker [Parents] was born in 1842 in Jefferson, Indiana. He died in Webster, Nebraska. He married Addie Jane Sabin on 27 DEC 1874 in Webster, Nebraska.

Addie Jane Sabin was born in 1857 in Kenosha Co., Wis.. She died in Webster, Nebraska. She married William R. Ryker on 27 DEC 1874 in Webster, Nebraska.

Addies parents were John Sabin and Louisa Ward

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