.                Daniel Nester, 1780 - 1848, s/o Andrew Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

22    Daniel Nester,3                                                                                                                               2   (Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
.
.            b 15 Feb 1780; d 6 Jun 1848, bur Saint Josephs Hill Church Cem, Berks Co, Pa.  See
picture of his tombstone below.
.            m 13 Jan 1807 New Hanover Lutheran Church, Montgomery Co, Pa to Esther Moyer, b 26 Aug 1784 Pa, d 20 Jan 1880, bur Saint
.                Josephs Hill Church Cem, Berks Co, Pa, d/o Abraham and Anna Moyer.  Esther's stone: "age 95-4-24, nee Moyer, wife of Dan-
.                iel Nester, m 71 yrs; 8 sons & 3 daughters".

.            1810 Berks Co, Pa census, Colebrookdale Twp, p 145/750, Daniel Nester, 21010-10100.
.            1820 Berks Co census, Hereford Twp, p 159, Danl Nester, 320010-11010-01.
.            1830 census, family not located.
.            1840 Berks Co census, Hereford Twp, p 402, Daniel Nester, 00102001-0001001.
.            1848, 14 Mar: Berks Co Will Bk 9, p 292, prov 18 Aug 1848: Daniel Nester's will (written in German), listed wife Ester and sons
.                      Johann and Elias, executors.
.            1850 Berks Co census, Dist Twp, p 168, #10/12, Esther Nester,60 Pa, living with Henry Nester.
.            1860 Berks Co census, Washington Twp, p 797, #80/89, Esther Nester,73 Pa, living with Elijah Nester.
.            1870 Berks Co census, Washington Twp, p 487, #186/200, Esther Nester,83 Pa, living with Elijah Nester.

.            issue:

.            
1.   Sarah Nester (Sallie), b 18 Apr 1807 Washington Twp, Berks Co, d 13 Jun 1874 Washington Twp, m 23 Oct 1831 New
.                  Hanover Luthern Church, Montgomery Co to John Scheyrer, b 20 Feb 1807 Pa, d 15 Aug 1879 Washington Twp, s/o John
.                  Scheiry and Elizabeth Marks.  Family name later "Shirey".
.                  1850 Berks Co census, Washington Twp, p 28, #82/89, John Shiery,43 Pa, forgeman, Sarah,43 Pa, Cathrine,17 Pa, Anna,9 Pa,
.                           Daniel,6 Pa, Esther,3 Pa, Sarah,1 Pa.
.                  1860 Berks Co census, Washington Twp, p 2, #11/13, John Shiery,53 Pa, forgeman, --, $150, Sarah,53 Pa, Mary,24 Pa, Eliza-
.                           beth,22 Pa, Anna,18 Pa, Daniel,15 Pa, Esther,22 Pa, Edward Boman,18 Pa, teamster, Charles Stahter,50 Pa, carpenter,
.                           $3000, $2000.
.                  1870 Berks Co census, Washington Twp, p 35, #259/285, John Shirey,63 Pa, farmer, --, $700, Sarah,63 Pa, Daniel,25 Pa, labou-
.                           rer.
.                  issue:
.                  
a.   Catherine Scheyrer, b 18 Jul 1833 Pa, bapt 15 Aug 1833 St Joseph's Hill Church (sponsors Elijah Nester and Catherina
.                        Scheurer), m 4 Jun 1854 Berks Co to Daniel G. Rohrbach, b ca 1816-20 Pa.
.                  
b.   Maria Scheyrer, b 5 Sep 1835 Pa, bapt 8 Nov 1835 St  Joseph's Hill Church (sponsors Daniel Nester and wife).
.                  
c.   Elizabeth Sheyrer, b 29 Mar 1837 Pa, bapt St Joseph's Hill Church (sponsors John and Elizabeth Scheirer).
.                        1850 census, Elizabeth not located.
.                  
d.   Amos Scheyrer, b 1841.   Apparently d young, as not listed in census'.
.                  
e.   Anna Shirey (Annie), b ca 1841-43 Pa, d 30 Dec 1897 Pottstown, a, m John Y. Strunk, b Feb 1838 Pa.
.                  
f.   Daniel Shirey, b 1844 Pa, d after 30 Dec 1897 Clover, Lehigh Co.
.                  
g.   Esther A. Scheyrer (Hettie), b 17 Mar 1847 District Twp, Berks Co, d 30 Aug 1880 Longswamp Twp, Berks Co, bur 4
.                        Sep 1880 Longswamp Church Cem, m 20 Jan 1867 Berks Co to Franklin Hertzog (Frank), b ca 1830 Pa.
.                  
h.   Sarah Scheyrer, b 12 May 1849 Pa, d 5 Sep 1851, bur St Joseph's Hill Church Cem, "dau of Johan and Sarah, age 2 yrs, 3
.                        mos, 24 days".

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2.   John Nester, b 24 Oct 1808 Berks Co, m Ellen Egel (Elenora,Nellie,Elener).
.                  Not listed in "
Schuylkill County Pennsylvania", published ca 1915, but was listed as son and executor in Daniel's will.

222       
3.   Daniel Nester, b 4 Feb 1810 Berks Co, m Priscilla K. Kepner.
.                  Family moved to Schuylkill Co, Pa.

223       
4.   Elijah Nester (Elias), b 16 Aug 1812 Pa, m Elizabeth ____.

224       
5.   Benjamin Nester, b 20 Sep 1815 Hereford Twp, m(1) Mary Lillie Seltzer (Lillie), m(2) Magdalena Schuster (Lena).
.                  Family moved to Schuylkill Co, Pa.

225       
6.   Henry M. Nester (Heinrich), b 20 Aug 1817 Pa, m(1) Hannah Zimmerly, m(2) Caroline/Carolina Warmkessel.

.            
7.   Esther Nester, b ca 1818-20 Pa, m Samuel Seipel, b ca 1815-19 Pa, d 1870's apparently.
.                  1850 census, family not located.
.                  1860 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, p 4, #35/33, Samuel Seipel,45 Pa, jom carpenter, $800, $200, Hetty,42 Pa, Henry,15
.                           Pa, David,12 Pa, Daniel,6 Pa, Samuel,4 Pa.
.                  1870 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, p 14, #122/127, Samuel Seipel,51 Pa, carpenter, $5000, $400, Esther,50 Pa, Benja-
.                           min,16 Pa, laborer, Samuel,14 Pa, laborer, Elizabeth,4 Pa, plus 5 boarders.
.                  1880 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, Middle Ward, p 553C, #24/24, Ester Seipel,60 Pa (wid/div), Daniel N.,25 Pa,
.                           somaker, May Boyer,10 Pa.
.                  issue:
.                  
a.   Henry Seipel, b ca 1845 Pa.
.                  
b.   David Seipel, b ca 1848 Pa.
.                  
c.   Benjamin Seipel, b ca 1854 Pa.
.                  
d.   Daniel N. Seipel, b ca 1855-56 Pa.
.                  
e.   Samuel Seipel, b ca 1856-57 Pottstown (b Jan 1854 acc to 1900 census), m Emma Miller, b Jan 1855 Gilbertsville, Mont-
.                        gomery Co, d/o (?William) Miller.
.                  
f.   Elizabeth Seipel, b ca 1866 Pa.

.            
8.   Lydia Nester, b 18 Jun 1823, d in childhood, stone: b 15 Jan 1824, d 17 Oct 1825.
.                  Lidia Nester, b 18 Jun 1823, bapt 18 Apr 1824 St Joseph's (Hill) Lutheran Church, Pike Berks Co, d/o Daniel and Esther Nester.

.            
9.   Aaron Nester, b 22 Jun 1825 Pa, d 14 Sep 1857, bur Saint Josephs Hill Church Cem, "son of Daniel & Esther 32-2-22".
.                  Unmarried.








.             Ref:  1.   Gardner Moyer's notes, listing children: John, Elias, George, Daniel, Philip, Lydia, Aaron.  Philip is in no other record or
.                            reference.
.                      2. "
Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania", p 881, 922, listed children Elijah, Daniel, Benjamin, Henry, Aaron, Sallie, Esther, and
.                            Lydia.  This book was published about 1815.
.                      3.   Robert A. (Rob) Nester's  notes.
.                      4.   Linda W. McGuire's posting on Seiple family at www.genforum.com, email:
joseph@ix.netcom.com  
.
Picture from www.findagrave.com
    Added by D. A. Richards.