- Eshbach Family
- Lancaster Twp., Lancaster
located South of Wabank Road, east of Millersville.
- Earliest recorded
burial - 1806
- Latest recorded
burial - 1881
Probably destroyed by
a quarry operation on this site. People buried at this
site include: Eisenberger, Eshbach, Longenecker, Myer,
- 1930s - Albert H.
Gerberich, reel #1, part 2, p.135.
Note: This graveyard was rediscovered in
2000, on a farm southeast of Barbara Street east of
Millersville. The gravestones appear to be dumped here. They
are lying flat, scattered across the ground. I checked the
gravestones and the transcriptions match those of Gerberich
in the source listed above.
The farm is currently owned by Lancaster
Covenant Church. For more information, contact Bill Haughery
Current site of the Eshbach Family
Graveyard, southeast of Barbara Street, east of
Gravestone of Johannes Eschbach,
d: Apr 9, 1840; age 80y2m26d.
Current location of the Eshbach
graveyard, southeast of Barbara Street, about 1/3 mile
southwest of the former site.
You may purchase a detailed, 67 page street
map booklet of Lancaster County, including Manor Township, through
A quarry operation now occupies the
former site of Eshbach Graveyard.
Note: The textual
information provided for each cemetery concerning location, history
and record location is provided courtesy of the Lancaster County
and is taken from their c.1993 publication "Churches and Cemeteries
of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania" by A. Hunter Rineer. To purchase
this book or for additional information and records concerning
cemeteries please contact the historical society at their website
http://lanclio.org or email them at email@example.com.
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