Posted By:Bill Hawk
Subject:Re: Elizabeth Mell - Pennsylvania; 1779
Post Date:October 13, 2001 at 11:39:28
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Elizabeth(Betsey) Mell, dau. of Adam Mell and Maria Barbara Fellebaum, b. 1779 in Berks Co. PA. m. David Alter, 1 Sept 1797 in Carlisle PA by Rev. Dubendorff. "Cumberland County Pennsylvania Church Records of the 18th Century", p. 113., F. Edward Wright.

We are pretty sure this is the correct Elizabeth because Adam Mell lived near the Alters in 1793, and bought land from David's father John Alter in 1800.