Mary Elizabeth BEAM1072 was born on 16 November 1862. She died on 8 October 1941 at the age of 78.

Spouse: C. Duffield BOWER. Children were: Living.


Rudolph BEAM330 was born (date unknown). Rudolph Beam's surname was originially spelled "Behme."

Spouse: Elizabeth . Children were: Christian BEAM.


Mary BEAMDERDER893 was born (date unknown).
Mary Beamderfer was "of East Donegal," Pennsylvania.

Spouse: Jacob W. NEWCOMER. Children were: Elmer NEWCOMER, Esther NEWCOMER, Barbara NEWCOMER, Alice NEWCOMER, Oscar NEWCOMER.


Betty BEAMESDERFER1049 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Charles SMITH. Betty BEAMESDERFER and Charles SMITH were married. Children were: Living.


Living (private).

Spouse: Living. Children were: Living.


Living (private). Parents: Living and Living.


BEAR205 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Maria NISSLEY.


BEAR47 was born before 1799.5

Children were: Caroline BEAR, Rosanna BEAR.


Alice BEAR1073 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jacob BARR and Anna KENDIG.


Anna BEAR141,1074 was born about 1618. She was baptized on 29 November 1618. She died after 1668 at the age of 50. Anna Bear's surname was also spelled "Bar." Anna was imprisoned in 1638 and 1643. She moved to the Palatinate. Parents: Osli BAR and Barbara BIEDERMAN.

Spouse: Martin MEILI. Children were: Elsbeth MEILI, Jacob MEILI.


Anna BEAR45 was born on 1 March 1778.1075 She died on 23 February 1863 at the age of 84.1075 She was also known as Anna Bare.1075

Spouse: Christian BURKHOLDER Junior.


Barbara BEAR1076 died CHILD. Parents: Jacob Martin BEAR and Nancy KELLER.


Barbara BEAR1004 died on 5 March 1840.1005 Parents: Jacob BARR and Anna KENDIG.

Spouse: Joseph WEAVER. Barbara BEAR and Joseph WEAVER were married.1004


Barbara BEAR41 was born in 1797. She died in 1865 at the age of 68.

Spouse: Christian ROWLAND Junior. Barbara BEAR and Christian ROWLAND Junior were married in 1817.682 Children were: Susan ROWLAND.


Barbara BEAR1076 was born after 1818.5 Parents: John BEAR Senior and MARTIN.


Living (private). Parents: Living and Living.


Caroline BEAR47 was born after 1819.5 She died in 1853 at the age of 34. She was buried in Hagerstown Cemetery, Hagerstown, Washington, MD.
Caroline Bear was a member of the Lutheran Church. Parents: BEAR.

Spouse: Elias YOUNG Senior. Caroline BEAR and Elias YOUNG Senior were married.47 Children were: Isaac B. YOUNG, Mary Catherine YOUNG, Amos YOUNG.


Catharine A. BEAR1076 was born on 14 July 1843 in Beaver Creek, Washington, MD. Catharine and Sarah Bear were twins. Parents: Jacob Martin BEAR and Nancy KELLER.

Spouse: Jacob Myers FUNK. Catharine A. BEAR and Jacob Myers FUNK were married on 1 March 1870. Children were: Nannie G. FUNK, Charles B. FUNK, Frank Lee FUNK, Clifford FUNK.


Eliza BEAR576 was born on 12 July 1827 in Upper Leacock, Lancaster, PA. She died on 20 January 1866 at the age of 38. She was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Leacock, Lancaster, PA. Parents: Ephraim BEAR and Elizabeth GRAYBILL.

Spouse: Franklin BENDER. Children were: Mary E. BENDER.


Elizabeth BEAR84 was also known as Elizabeth.

Spouse: Henry BRUBAKER.


Elizabeth BEAR1073 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jacob BARR and Anna KENDIG.


Elizabeth BEAR883,1077 was born on 31 March 1752. She died on 22 April 1811 at the age of 59 in , Washington, MD.35 She was buried in Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Beaver Creek, Washington, MD. Elizabeth was also known as Elizabeth Baer. Elizabeth Bear belonged to the Reformed Church when she wed Christian Newcomer. Parents: Andreas BAER and Anna Christina HEIGLE.

Spouse: Christian NEWCOMER. Elizabeth BEAR and Christian NEWCOMER were married on 31 March 1772 at Zeltenreich Reformed Church in , Lancaster, PA.883,1077,1078,1079 Christian Newcomer and Elizabeth Baer were wed in 1770, according to Christian Newcomer in his preface to his "Journal." However, on page 155 of the original "Journal" (page 171 of the 1996 edition that included the preface), he stated that he had been married 35 years. This was in 1807, thus 1772 would be his wedding year. The church may also be spelled "Seltenreich." Children were: Elizabeth NEWCOMER, Andrew NEWCOMER, David NEWCOMER Senior, Jacob NEWCOMER.


Elizabeth BEAR1076 was born after 1837. She died CHILD. Parents: Jacob Martin BEAR and Catharine RINGER.


Ellen BEAR1076 was born after 1835.5 She died before 1906 at the age of 71. Ellen Bear never married. Parents: Jacob Martin BEAR and Catharine RINGER.


Ephraim BEAR160 was born on 24 August 1793. He died on 10 November 1861 at the age of 68. He was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Leacock, Lancaster, PA. Parents: Henry BEAR Junior and Anna Maria MILLER.

Spouse: Elizabeth GRAYBILL. Children were: Eliza BEAR.


Fanny L. BEAR218 died before 1903.

Spouse: Davis J. HERSHEY.


Fronica BEAR217 died about 1788. She was born. Fronica Bear's birth year was listed as "about 1741," but this would have made her mother about fifty-one years old. Fronica Bear's given name was also listed as "Frein." Parents: Martin BAR Junior and Anna Elizabeth GROFF.

Spouse: Henrich "Henry" WEAVER. Fronica BEAR and Henrich "Henry" WEAVER were married before 1759.217


George BEAR1080 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Christina HUBER.


George BEAR254 was born about 1722. He died about 1811 at the age of 89. He signed a will on 27 April 1811 in Earl, Lancaster, PA. Parents: Hans Heinrich BAR and ms .

Spouse: Magdalena .

Spouse: Christina .


Hans BEAR254 was also known as Hans Bar. Parents: Hans BAR and Barbara HOUSER.


Hans Jacob BEAR160 was born about 1680. He died about 1759 at the age of 79.

Spouse: Barbara . Children were: Henry BEAR Senior.


Hans Jakob BEAR254 was also known as Hans Jakob Bar. Parents: Hans BAR and Barbara HOUSER.


Hans Rudolf BEAR254 was also known as Hans Rudolf Bar. Parents: Hans BAR and Barbara HOUSER.


Heinrich "Henry" BEAR254 was born about 1692. He was baptized on 13 November 1692 in Hausen, Zurich, Switzerland. He was also known as Heinrich Bar. Henry died. Heinrich Bear probably died before 15 December 1749. Parents: Hans BAR and Barbara HOUSER.


Henry BEAR Senior160 was born about 1722. He died about 1771 at the age of 49. Henry Bear came to America in 1719. Parents: Hans Jacob BEAR and Barbara .

Spouse: Barbara GOOD. Children were: Henry BEAR Junior.


Henry BEAR151 was born in 1735 in Cocalico, Lancaster, PA. He died in March 1813 at the age of 78 in , Cumberland, PA. He signed a will on 27 March 1813 in , Cumberland, PA.1081 Henry was buried in Bear Cemetery, Plainfield, , PA.1081 Henry Bear, a Mennonite, inherited 177-acre farm in Brecknock Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania some time before 1804. Parents: Michael BEAR Junior and Magdalena .

Spouse: Margaret NEWCOMER. Children were: Magdalena BEAR.


Henry BEAR Junior160 was born on 12 February 1755. He died on 23 October 1836 at the age of 81. Parents: Henry BEAR Senior and Barbara GOOD.

Spouse: Anna Maria MILLER. Children were: Ephraim BEAR.


Henry N. BEAR893 was born on 25 September 1859.157 He died on 18 July 1892 at the age of 32.157
Henry Bear's name was spelled "Bair" on page 339 of the Biographical Annals, but I have used the more common spelling used on page 1107. He was "of Hempfield," Pennsylvania. Parents: Benjamin BAER and Elizabeth MUSSER.

Spouse: Fanny W. NEWCOMER. Children were: Norman BAIR, Frances BAIR.


Isaac BEAR1076 was born after 1816.5 Parents: John BEAR Senior and MARTIN.


Isaac BEAR1076 was born after 1836.5 He died CHILD. Parents: Jacob Martin BEAR and Catharine RINGER.


Jacob BEAR Reverend1082 was born (date unknown).
Jacob Bear was a United Brethren minister.

Spouse: Sallie FUNK.


Jacob Martin BEAR1076 was born before 1801 in Hagerstown, Washington, MD.5 Parents: John BEAR Senior and MARTIN.

Spouse: Nancy KELLER. Children were: Mary A. BEAR, Samuel BEAR, Barbara BEAR, Sarah Jane BEAR, Catharine A. BEAR.

Spouse: Catharine RINGER. Children were: Ellen BEAR, Isaac BEAR, Elizabeth BEAR.


Jakob BEAR254 was also known as Jakob Bar. Parents: Hans BAR and Barbara HOUSER.


John BEAR1039 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Mary BAUMAN.


John BEAR1083 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Barbara HEISTAND.


John BEAR1084 was born on 29 March 1719. He died on 29 April 1812 at the age of 93. He was buried on 1 May 1812 in Kurtz Cemetery, Upper Leacock, Lancaster, PA. John Bear purchased a 239-acre farm from Hans Good on 19 December 1747; and bought a 102-acre farm from the Stump heirs on 31 December 1759. In addition to farming, John kept a store. Parents: Hans Heinrich BAR and ms .

Spouse: Catharine GOOD. Catharine GOOD and John BEAR were married before 23 January 1748.


John BEAR Senior1076 was born before 1781 in Hagerstown, Washington, MD.5 John Bear was a farmer in the Beaver Creek District of Washington County, Maryland.

Spouse: MARTIN. Children were: Jacob Martin BEAR, Isaac BEAR, John BEAR Junior, Barbara BEAR, Mary BEAR, Nancy BEAR.


John BEAR Junior1076 was born after 1817.5 Parents: John BEAR Senior and MARTIN.


Levi BEAR was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Adeline KUHNES.


Magdalena BEAR217 was born about 1729.
The Biographical Annals of Lancaster County listed Magdalena "Barr" as wife of Jacob Weaver, brother of John Weber, instead of Jacob son of John Weber. I trust the 1990 data more than the 1905. Parents: Martin BAR Junior and Anna Elizabeth GROFF.

Spouse: Jacob WEBER Senior. Children were: John WEAVER, Jacob WEAVER Junior, Magdalena WEAVER, Barbara WEAVER.