John Martin Bernheisel

#6117, b. 29 May 1729, d. 29 Jun 1802
Last Edited:10 Jan 2016
FatherValentine Berndheisell b. about 1705, d. after 1764
Mother(--?--) b. about 1709
RelationshipSon of Valentine Berndheisell

Children of John Martin Bernheisel and Anna Christina Margaretha? Chateau

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJohn Martin Bernheisel was born on 29 May 1729, possibly at Philadelphia County, PA.1
MarriageHe married Anna Christina Margaretha? Chateau, daughter of Jean Nicholas Chateau and Eva Maria (--?--), in 1760 (poss. 1763?) At Berks County, PA.1
Census1800Martin Barnhisel at age 71 was enumerated as a head of household on the 1800 Federal Census at Tyrone Township, Cumberland County, PA. Based on known or estimated ages, it is possible that the following were also living in the household: ; Anna Christina Chateau, free white female over 45 years of age. An unidentified boy under the age of 10 also lived with them, possibly a grandchild.2
DeathJohn Martin Bernheisel died at age 73 on 29 Jun 1802 in Loysville, Cumberland (now Perry) County, PA.1
BurialHe was buried at Loysville Union Cemetery in Loysville, Cumberland (now Perry) County, PA.1
ProbateApplication for probate of his estate was filed on 22 Jul 1802, at Cumberland County, PA.


  1. [S1108] Carol Constance (Younker) Boyer. Barnhiser / Bernheisel Family Lines. Denver, CO: Boyer, Aug 2002.
  2. [S1318] 1800 U.S. Census. PA. Cumberland County. population schedule.