John Beuittner was born in Germany. Died on
trip to America btw 1682 - 1690. His wife and
son of about 4 wks settled it is thought in
Bucks Co., Pa. Henry grew up and married ?
and had 3 sons who fought in Rev War. John,
Henry and Michael. Only John is believed to
have survived. His children were John, Adam,
Henry, Elizabeth and Michael. Michael is my
husbands ancestor and he and his father were
known to have been in Rockingham, Va. That is
where Michael was born July, 1776 and was 7 yrs
old when his father returned from the war.
Adam was in East Tn. near Knoxville. Henry in
Georgia and was interested in gold mines.
Michael married Catherine Rubel and they lived
in Wilson Co., Tn where they raised their
children before moving to Ill. Michael fought
in the war of 1812. In 1829/30 John's sons
Montgomery Wilson and Alexander went to
Illinois and settled near Jacksonville.
For the rest of info I have you can contact
me at F26ruth@attglobal.net
and I will try to
have survived. John had John, Adam, Henry, Elizabeth and Michael