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Rachel Bentzel

Female 1847 - 1887  (40 years)


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  • Name Rachel Bentzel  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Born 10 Jan 1847  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 5 Apr 1847  Strayers Salem Lutheran Church, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Female 
    Residence 3 Sep 1850  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 10 Nov 1850  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 11 Jul 1860  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 Oct 1887  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Neimans Cemetery, Shiloh, West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9525  default
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2011 

    Father Elias Bentzel,   b. 20 Jul 1816, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1888, West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Anna Maria Lauer,   b. 16 Nov 1823,   d. 17 Sep 1878, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1843  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Notes 
    Married:
    • CHILD: There may be another child in this family because the 1870 U.S. Census lists a 3-yr old daughter named Lohr Clara Bentzel.
    Family ID F1237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Jacoby,   b. 11 Oct 1840, Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1910  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Oct 1869  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Harvey Ahl Jacoby,   b. 18 Nov 1871,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Lillie Laura Jacoby,   b. 18 Nov 1871,   d. 1961  (Age 89 years)
     3. Levi Claten Jacoby,   b. 3 Apr 1874,   d. 1 Dec 1943  (Age 69 years)
     4. Curwin Ellsworth Jacoby,   b. 30 Apr 1887,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F6634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 U.S. Census [5 Sep 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [5 Sep 1850]
    Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bensel" & Henry Bensel" families (next-door neighbors)
    1850 U.S. Census
    1850 U.S. Census
    West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: Next-door neighbors are the "Elias Bentzel" & "Barney Nailer" families; also listed in Elias' household is an "Adam Walby," a carpenter with an unknown relationship to the family
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census: West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania - Lydia Stough, John Bentzel, Elias Bentzel, & Abraham Lauer households

    Headstones
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone of Rachel BENTZEL Jacoby at Neimans Cemetery; Photo taken 28 Mar 2006 by Chad G. Nichols

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1850 U.S. Census - 001251, 001825
      1860 U.S. Census - 002400
      Grave Marker - 003036

    2. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 308 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Township, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bensel," age 34, Carpenter, value of real estate owned 500, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Maria," age 26, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Levi," age 7, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Mary," age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Rachael," age 3, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Lucy A," age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Adam Wallace," age 21, Carpenter, birthplace Pennsylvania; next-door neighbor is brother, "Henry Bensel"

    3. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 293 (Reliability: 3).
      West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bentzel," age 34, Carpenter, value of real estate owned 450, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Anna Maria," age 27, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Levi," age 7, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; "Mary," age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Rachel," age 3, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Louisa Anna," age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Adam Walley," age 20, Carpenter, birthplace Pennsylvania; next-door neighbor is "Barney Nailer"

    4. [S44] Church Records, Salem Union (Strayers), Baptisms, 1745-1893, Reformed, FamilyHart, ([Online at USGenWeb]) (Reliability: 3).
      Rachel, daughter of Elias & Anna Maria Bensel, born 10 Jan 1847, bapt 5 Apr 1847

    5. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 67 (Reliability: 3).
      West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Elias Bentzel, age 43, Carpenter, value of real estate 1900, value of personal estate 400, birthplace Pennsylvania; Anne M, age 36, birthplace Pennsylvania; Levi, age 16, Carpenter apprentice, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Mary, age 15, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Rachel, age 14, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Lucy, age 12, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Susan, age 9, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Sarah, age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; Catharine, age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; Abraham, age 2 mos, birthplace Pennsylvania; Two doors away is the family of John Bentzel, Elias' older brother; next-door neighbor is Abraham Lauer (Anna Maria's father)

    6. [S45] Engle Family History, ([Online] An Engle Family website has been established here in the year 2001 to explore the history of the family of Ulrich Engel (b.1711) and Anna Brächbühl Engel (b.1715), who immigrated from the Bishopric of Basel, Switzerland, to Donegal Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, in 1754 as part of William Penn's experiment in religious freedom.) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists Born on 10 Jan 1847 in York Co., PA. Rachel died in York Co., PA, on 13 Oct 1887; she was 40. Buried in Shiloh Union Cem., York Co., PA. In Oct 1869 when Rachel was 22, she married David Jacoby. Born on 11 Oct 1840 in Manchester Twp., York Co., PA. David died on 16 Feb 1910; he was 69.

    7. [S193] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, 2006).

    8. [S60] Personal Research & Library, Stanley C. Reiber, Reiber, Stanley C., ([email] sreiber # aol.com (change # for @)).

    9. [S126] Genealogy of the Bentzel Family, Bentzel, Charles Allen, edited by Reisinger, Maryllyn M. Bentzel, (York, Pennsylvania : 1986 This work was compiled by Charles Allen Bentzel throughout his lifetime and was printed in book form after his death in 1986), P 7 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists Strayers Church at Dover: Rachel, dau of Elias & Anna Maria Bensel, b 10 Jan 1847, bapt 5 Apr 1847

    10. [S381] Grave Marker (Reliability: 3).
      OUR MOTHER
      RACHEL
      Wife of
      DAVID JACOBY
      Died Oct. 30, 1887
      Aged
      40 Yrs 9 Mo &
      3 Ds.
      ---
      Gone but not forgotten
      Photo & transcription by Chad G. Nichols

    11. [S46] Personal Research & Library, La Ree B. Anderson, Anderson, La Ree B., ([email] moms_flowers # msn.com) (Reliability: 3).
      d. York, PA

    12. [S327] Strayers Salem Reformed Congregation Births or Christenings, 1745-1875 (Dover Twp, Pennsylvania), Salem Lutheran Church. Salem Reformed Church, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977).

    13. [S292] International Genealogical Index ® - Extracted Church Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright © 1980, 2002, 2006 Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.) (Reliability: 3).
      Rachel b. 10 Jan 1847, chr. 5 Apr 1847 Strayers Salem Reformed Congregation, dau of Elias & Anna Maria Bensel: IGI C506771, FHL Q974.841 D1 K2Y, Printout FHL 1002590

    14. [S60] Personal Research & Library, Stanley C. Reiber, Reiber, Stanley C., ([email] sreiber # aol.com (change # for @)) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists marriage 30 Jul 1843 at York Co, Pennsylvania

    15. [S411] Marriage Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      I Certify that on the 30th day of July 1843 I have solemnized the Rites of Matrimony between Elias Bensel & Anna Mary Lauer according to Law. Witness my hand Daniel Zeigler, Minister of the Gospel
      Transcription by Chad G. Nichols