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The Stemple family from 1718 to present day. Godfrey Stemple served in the Revolutionary War. Hackenbracht –> Stemple

Henry M. Stemple 1827-1871

Henry Martin Stemple The ship “Samuel,” arrived in Philadelphia, August 30, 1737, with three generations of Stemples: grandfather Nicholas, father Johann Peter, and son Johann Gottfried. After settling in Aurora, Virginia (now in Preston County, West Virginia), Gottfried would serve in … Continue reading

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Stemple Family

from: http://www.hurherald.com/cgi-bin/db_scripts/articles?Action=user_view&db=hurheral_articles&id=25586 THE STEMPLES COME TO CALHOUN by Bob Weaver, Editor, The Hur Herald (09/01/2012) THE STEMPLES COMETH The life and times of the Stemple family will more likely be remembered since their ancestral log cabin now rests at the county park … Continue reading

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Godfrey Stemple 1718-1798

Another veteran of the Revolutionary War was Godfrey Stemple. Stemple’s Ridge in Preston County, West Virginia, is named for him. He was the son of Jacob Stemple and Maria Elizabeth Schneider, and was born 20 Jan 1727 in Wittenberg, Germany (the Palatinate region). With … Continue reading

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Palatine History

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