Andreas was born in 1755, Swabian Creek, Wahsington Twp., Northumberland County, Penna., the son of Johan George Heinrich Reitz (b. Lohrhaupten, Gelnhausen, Hessen-Nassau, Germany) and Anna Martha (b. same location). He passed away in 1837, and was buried at Himmel Church Cemetery, Rebuck, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania.
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Found multiple versions of name. Using Andreas Andrew Reitz.
1 JAN 1755.
Washington Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA.
Longitude: W80.2463. 
Found multiple copies of birth date. Using 1 JAN 1755
16 MAR 1837.
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA.
Longitude: W76.7082. 
Family was living in Berks County in 1755. This area became Northumberland
County in 1772. Andreas received a patent for the farm that his father had
taken out a warant for in 1772 in Mahanoy Twp. (later became Upper Mahanoy Twp.
and then became part of Washington Twp.)
25 SEP 2019.
↑Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 29 June 2019), memorial page for Andreas (Andrew) Reitz (1 Jan 1755–16 Mar 1837), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32965697, citing Himmel Church Cemetery, Rebuck, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by palsg (contributor 46888396).
↑ Reitz-220 was created by Larry Smith through the import of smith.ged on Oct 15, 2015.
↑ Source: #S79 Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission; Records of the Office of the Comptroller General, RG-4; Tax & Exoneration Lists, 1762-1794; Microfilm Roll: 331 File @M743@
U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Volume: 338.
Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1950-2010; Series Number: Series 4.
Pennsylvania, Revolutionary War Battalions and Militia Index, 1775-1783.
Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985. Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Collection Name: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 1000.
Pennsylvania, Tax and Exoneration, 1768-1801. Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission; Records of the Office of the Comptroller General, RG-4; Tax & Exoneration Lists, 1762-1794; Microfilm Roll: 331.
Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985. Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 236.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Andreas by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
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