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These are documents collected mostly by my sister, Kathleen (Kathy) Susan Metz Barnett, our family historian.  She has done an extraordinary job of tracing our roots. 

Johannes Shalley, my 6th great-grandfather
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Mt. Pleasant, Beaver Co, PA, p. 1
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Mt. Pleasant, p. 2
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Mt. Pleasant, p. 3, Marion TWP, Beaver Co, PA
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Immigrants in PA 1727-1776, Names of German, Swiss, and other Immigrants

Frederich Affolter's passport, 1862
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Stephen Affolter's passport, 1866
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Letter from AE Beer to Elizabeth Affolter, 1866
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Beer letter, p. 2, translated from original lang.
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Geo Beorn-Frederich Affolter Deed, 1873
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page 2 of Beorn-Affolter Deed
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Deed, page 3
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Deed, page 4, 1876
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Letter from comrades about George Beorn's injury
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November 1976
page 2 of letter
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signed by Gotlieb Lehman & Frederick Slatten
Surgeon General's report on George Beorn
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1878
Pension increase application, 1986
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Description of George Beorn's medical condition
page 2 of pension increase application
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Stephen Affolter's Obituary
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Daily State Journal, 1894
Harriet Nuzum Boone's Pension Claim, 1909
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Physical description of George Beorn, 1911
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War Dept.
Elizabeth Beorn's Pension application, 1912
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Metz Marriage License
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Don and Loretta Metz's Marriage Certificate
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Don Metz's Certification of Military Service
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Don Metz's discharge papers
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Opha Pursley Metz's notes about her family members
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Sunset Memory Gardens 34th Memorial Day Observance
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