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Elizabeth (Specht) Boyer (1726 - 1802)

Elizabeth Boyer formerly Specht
Born in Württemberg, Heiliges Römisches Reichmap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Wife of — married 17 Apr 1750 in Montgomery Co., Pennsylvaniamap
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Died at age 75 in Amityville, Amity Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 12 Jan 2010
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Elizabeth (Specht) Boyer was a Palatine Migrant.
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Date: before 9 September 1725, Germany Daughter of John Peter Specht and Catharina Sinner There is a christening date of 9 Sep 1725 at Hitzkirchen, Hessen, Germany at Family Search.


Date: Feb. 26, 1802 Amityville Berks County Pennsylvania, USA


Date: September, 1738

Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ship: Queen Elizabeth[1]


Spouse: John Henry Boyer

Date: April 17, 1750
Place: Falckner Swamp, PA [Montgomery Co.][2]

Note: John died in Revolutionary War. Elizabeth received citation for John's bravery.[3]


Samuel Boyer, Sr. Philip Boyer Charles B. Boyer Susanna Elizabeth [Boyer] Kuser Adam Boyer Jacob Boyer


Saint Pauls Church Cemetery Amityville, Pennsylvania[4]


Date: 1800
Place: Heidelberg, Berks, Pennsylvania
Date: 1810
Place: Amity, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States


Note: Elizabeth Boyer headstone - powdered


  1. Strassburger, Vol. 1, p. 218, 220
  2. "Pennsylvania, Church Marriages, 1682-1976," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 December 2018), Johanes Boyer and Elizabeth Specht, 17 Apr 1750; citing Oly Hills, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, various churches and archives, Pennsylvania; FHL microfilm 20,352.
  3. American Boyers - 6th Edition, 1963
  4. Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 17 June 2022), memorial page for Elizabeth Specht Boyer (1726–26 Feb 1802), Find A Grave: Memorial #17598696, citing Saint Pauls Church Cemetery, Amityville, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by oleyboy (contributor 48167000).
  • Strassburger, Ralph Beaver; edited by William John Hinke. Pennsylvania German Pioneers: A Publication of the Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808 (Pennsylvania German Society, Norristown, PA, 1934)
  • "Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Elisabeth Specht, 09 Sep 1725; citing Keffenrod, Hessen, Germany; FHL microfilm 1,201,792.
  • 1800 United States Federal Census Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Second Census of the United States, 1800. (NARA microfilm publication M32, 52 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Grou Repository: #R1 Record ID Number: MH:S63 User ID: 8DF2C7D0-F8E3-4E98-9B46-22BD2263588A
  • 1810 United States Federal Census Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Third Census of the United States, 1810. (NARA microfilm publication M252, 71 rolls). Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Nationa Repository: #R1 Record ID Number: MH:S58 User ID: 92FB4800-212D-45C7-B6EF-72CF16ABE113
  • American Boyers Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Boyer, Charles Clinton,. American Boyers. Kutztown, Pa.: Kutztown Publishing Co., 1915.Original data: Boyer, CharlesClinton,. American Boyers. Kutztown, Pa.: Kutztown Publ Repository: #R1 Note: Includes index. Record ID Number: MH:S59 User ID: 7ED6B1B3-11E3-4E38-A4AF-67D97EAE68FB
  • Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869:
  • Source: S342922742 Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.Ancestry Family Tree Ancestry Family Tree 59194149


  • WikiTree profile Specht-22 created through the import of Paula's family 5-28-2011.GED on May 29, 2011 by Paula Marksman. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Paula and others.
  • Profile created by R Phelps through the import of Family Tree 2.ged on Sep 22, 2017.
  • This person was created through the import of Rodney Timbrook Ancestors and Relatives_2010-09-10.ged on 10 September 2010.

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