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Subject: Slabaugh ancestry
Author: Connie Slabaugh Crum
Date: 29 January 2000
Jacob slabaugh was born in Adams county, Pa a son of Philip and Elizabeth, shortly after his marriage he was noted as living in Lebannon County near Shaefferstown, Pa. Their first seven chhildren,Jacob through Henry were Christened in St. Lukes Evangelical Church at Schaefferstown. Becauses Henrys birth was the last recorded in the church the familymoved west to Fairfield County, Ohio some where between 1834 and 1840. Henry Slabaugh born May 10, 1832 married Gertrude Tunnison of Licking County, Ohio. This family reportedly moved to Walker Station, Texas about 1865. they had five children, John, Harry, Jano A., Clarence and Alice. I hope this helps you. Henry was a brother to Jonas from which my family is descended. Good Luck.