From James Hendershot on ancestry.com(Dec.28,2000) "Hello! I don't know what you have but I'm sure I can be of help. We are German. I have a bunch of names down to us.
Henneschid von Haydershatt was born in Munich, Bavaria in 1684. He came to New Jersey in 1710 from Bavaria. From him about every Hendershot descended. I have all names but now I will give you just your line.
Michael Henneschied (Hendershot) born 1674 in Bavaria, Germany, died January 17,1749 in New Germantown, Sussex, New Jersey. Burial:Jan.1749 Lutheran Cemetery, New Germantown, Sussex County, New Jersey. Married Katherine Ann Von Heinreichofen born:1680 in Bavaria,Germany. Died:Feb.15,1757. Buried with husband. They had 7 kids.
Our line. 7:Johann Georg Henneschied B:Jan.23,1720 in Millstone River,Franklin Township,Sussux Co.,N.J. died:1798 in Greewich TWP,Warren, N.J. married: Catherine Bodine B;1720 insomerville,somerset,n.j. Died;jan.23,1789.her father jacob Bodine and her mom Elizabeth Lubitz. Johann and Catherine had10 kids:
our line:2.Jacob Hendershot B;may4,1747 died;july7,1815 married;effie paugh b;1750 d;may21,1824.they were married in 1769.Had9 kids.
our line #4.Jacob Henry Hendershot born:1783-Mar.31,1856 in Buck Valley.married Mary louise stevens born;1785-1830. they married march31,1806. had 10 kids all born in buck valley.
Our line.#1.Jacob S. Hendershot B:nov.21,1807-jan.10,1914.buried at Hendershot Cemetary in Buck Valley. married Rebecca Jane Crawford born; Nov.28,1814 - July14,1897.
child #8 Alfred Hendershot my great-grandpap and your great-great grandpap. Alfred had 11 kids!!! some give only 7 kids but they are wrong.4 died at young age. I have names but I take it you have these.
My mom is 84 and knows a lot. If you need more info let me know. I can give you Jackson D. and some info on his descendants. Thanks!"
Jacob was born about 1807. Jacob Hendershot ... 
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