Bauman

Wendel Santmann Bauman b. 1681in Thun, Canton of Berne, Switzerland d. Apr 1735 in Pequea, Lancaster Co., PA, son of Hans Rudolf (John) Dandiker Baumann and Anna Santmann m. Anne unknown (b. abt 1685 d. before 1735). He arrived in Philadelphia, PA in 1707/09. He lived in Germantown, PA until 1709.

Wendel came to America under the leadership of Rev. Hans Herr, a Swiss Mennonite minister. Bowman and eight other Mennonites, having arrived in October on the ship "Mary Hope" left Gravesend, England in June via Rotterdam, Holland, having sailed up the Rhine from Switzerland.

The nine heads of families arranged with William Penn's agents and the Provincial surveyor for 10,000 acres of land on Pequea Creek in the wilderness, 60 miles west of Philadelphia. The land is now in Lancaster County and is four miles southeast of the present site of the city of Lancaster. The village of Lampeter is now located on Wendell's land.

In 1710, Wendel Bowman built himself a log cabin. It was torn down in 1874. An article about this old house and its picture appeared in the Lancaster "New Era" on March 6, 1930.

Wendel and Anne's Children:

1. Christian Bauman b. abt 1700 d. 1735 m. Barbara unknown . Five Children.

2.  Jacob Bauman b. abt 1701 d. abt 1745 m. Elizabeth unknown. Three Children.

3. Michael Bauman b. abt 1702

4. Anna Bauman b. 1703 d. 11 Feb 1771. Lived in northeastern Lancaster Co., PA, m. Jacob Weaver

5. John Bauman b. abt 1710 d. abt 1749

6. Benjamin Bauman b. abt 1712 d. abt 1775. He lived on the old homestead for a while, then moved to Pittsburgh, PA where all trace of him is lost.

7. Joseph Bauman b. abt 1714. He lived on the old homestead for a while, then moved to Pittsburgh, PA where all trace of him is lost.

8. Magdalena Bauman b. 1719 m. Jacob Groh

9. Peter Bauman b. Sep 1726 d. 1806 m1.  (d. 1775) m2. m3.  Peter had 10 children with his 3 wives.
      1. Christian Bauman b. 20 Jun 1766 d. 20 Jun 1824 m. Magdalena Weber. They moved to Upper Canada in 1807. Unknown how many Children:
      1. Benajmin Bauman b. 9 Feb 1793 d. 8 Jul 1850 at Bloomingdale, m. Nancy Schneider (b. 4 Jun 1792 d. May 1837 in childbirth with 11th child).
      3. Jonas Bauman b. 19 Feb 1819 in Canada d. 2 Sep 1886 m. Magdalena Lichty (d. 18 Nov 1904). Jonas and Magdalena's Children:

First Generation
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1. Ulie "Julius" BUMAN. Born 1369 in Zimmerberg, Canton Zurich, Switzerland. Died Approx 1425. Occupation farmer.

Ulie was known as "Julius the farmer".  He resided in Zimmerberg, Canton Zurich, Switzerland.  Zimmerberg means "small mountain".

Children:
2 i. Hans BUMAN

Second Generation
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2. Hans BUMAN. Son of Ulie "Julius" BUMAN. Born Approx 1395 in Zimmerberg, Switzerland. Died 1420.

According to tax records, Hans inherited a farm.  he paid taxes from 1409 to 1420.

Children:
3 i. Peter BUMAN

Third Generation
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3. Peter BUMAN. Son of Hans BUMAN. Born Approx 1420 in Zimmerberg, Switzerland. Died 1501 in Zimmerberg, Switzerland.

Peter is thought to have been born in Zimmerberg. He paid taxes in Zimmerberg from 1455 to 1501.

He married Greta WIDMER, Approx 1446. Born 1425.
They had the following children:

4 i. Uly Widmer BUMAN

Fourth Generation
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4. Uly Widmer BUMAN. Son of Peter BUMAN & Greta WIDMER. Born 1449 in Zimmerberg, Switzerland. Died 1491 in Zimmerberg, Switzerland.

Uly moved to Rennimattle,  but later moved back to Zimmerberg.   Zimmerberg is thought to be where he was born.

Children:
5 i. Hans BUMAN

Fifth Generation
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5. Hans BUMAN. Son of Uly Widmer BUMAN. Born Approx 1470 in Switzerland. Died 1555 in Switzerland.

Hans resided in Luttermoss and Wyenbach.  he paid taxes from 1491 to 1555.

He married Verena LEHMANN.
They had the following children:

6 i. Gross Hans Lehmann BUMAN

Sixth Generation
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6. Gross Hans Lehmann BUMAN. Son of Hans BUMAN & Verena LEHMANN. Born Approx 1505 in Switzerland. Died 1559 in Wuriback, Switzerland.

Gross Hans was also known as "Big John".

Children:

i. Hans BUMAN; Born Approx 1535 in Switzerland.
ii. Uly BUMAN; Born Approx 1538 in Switzerland.
7 iii. Cleinhans BUMAN

Seventh Generation
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7. Cleinhans BUMAN. Son of Gross Hans Lehmann BUMAN. Born Approx 1540 in Kuhwile, Switzerland. Died 1606 in Durrenmoos, Switzerland.

Cleinhans was also known as" Little John".

He paid taxes in Kuhweile, Switzerland from 1557 to 1606, thus it is believed that is where he was born.  Kuhweile means "cattle pasture".

He married Margaret SUTER, Approx 1562 in Switzerland. Born Approx 1544 in Switzerland.
They had the following children:

i. Adelheit Suter BUMAN; Born 29 April 1563 in Switzerland.
ii. Hans Suter BUMAN; Born 8 April 1565 in Switzerland.
iii. Margaret Suter BUMAN; Born 2 February 1566/1567 in Switzerland.
8 iv. Junghans Suter BUMAN
v. Hartmann BUMAN; Born 2 October 1572 in Switzerland.
vi. Kungolt Suter BUMAN; Born 6 September 1576 in Switzerland.

Eighth Generation
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8. Junghans Suter BUMAN. Son of Cleinhans BUMAN & Margaret SUTER. Born 26 November 1570 in Ober Durrenmoos, Gmnd Hirzel, Horgenberg, Switzerland. Died 26
February 1619/1620 in Durrenmoos, Switzerland.

Juhghans was called "Young John".

He married Elsbeth RUSSERIN/RUSSIONI, Approx 1590. Born Approx 1570.
They had the following children:

i. Heinrich Russerin BUMAN; Born 16 November 1589.
ii. Margaret Russerin BUMAN; Born 17 February 1590/1591.
iii. Martin Russerin BUMAN; Born 12 May 1594.
iv. Hans Russerin BUMAN; Born 27 June 1596.
v. Anneli Russerin BUMAN; Born 25 September 1598. 
vi. Oswald "Oswalt" BUMAN
vii. Balthasar Russerin BUMAN; Born 19 September 1602.
viii. Elsbeth Russerin BUMAN; Born 9 April 1604.
ix. Marx Russerin BUMAN; Born 22 March 1606/1607.
x. Verena Russerin BUMAN; Born 18 March 1609/1610.
xi. Margaret Russerin BUMAN; Born 28 January 1611/1612.
xii. Hans Heinrich Russerin BUMAN; Born 28 January 1615/1616.
xiii. Rudolf Russerin BUMAN; Born 15 September 1619.

Ninth Generation
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9. Oswald "Oswalt" BUMAN. Son of Junghans Suter BUMAN & Elsbeth RUSSERIN/RUSSIONI. Born 10 August 1600 in Ober Durrenmoos, Gmnd Hirzel, Horgenberg, Switzerland. Died 1673 in Upper Durrenmoos.

He first married Verena LANDOLT, 1623 in Switzerland. Died 1629.
They had the following children:

i. Benedict Landolt BAUMANN; Born 1627 in Switzerland. Died After 1678.

He married Catharina SANTMANN. Born About 1630 in Switzerland.

He second married Judith DANDIKER, 1630 in Switzerland. Born 1605.
They had the following children:

10 i. Hans Rudolf (John) Dandiker BAUMANN

10th Generation
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10. Hans Rudolf (John) Dandiker BAUMANN. Son of Oswald "Oswalt" BUMAN & Judith DANDIKER. Born 1636 in Switzerland. Christen 26 December 1636 in Herzel, Switzerland. Died About 1690 in Rotterdam, Holland.

Hans lived in Durrenmoos, Switzerland.

He married Anna SANTMANN, 1670 in Switzerland. Born About 1650 in Switzerland.
They had the following children:

11 i. Wendel Santmann BAUMAN
12 ii. John "Johannes" Santmann BAUMAN/BOWMAN Sr.

11th Generation
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11. Wendel Santmann BAUMAN. Son of Hans Rudolf (John) Dandiker BAUMANN & Anna SANTMANN. Born 1681 in Thun, Canton of Berne, Switzerland. Died April 1735 in Pequea, Lancaster Co., PA.
Buried in Lampeter Twp., Lancaster Co., PA ?. Occupation coppersmith.

Arrived in Philadephia, PA in 1707 or 1709. It appears that he lived in Germantown, PA until 1709 after his arrival.

Wendel came to America under the leadership of Rev. Hans Herr, a Swiss Mennonite minister.

Bowman and eight other Mennonites, having arrived in October on the ship "Mary Hope" left Gravesend, England in June via Rotterdam, Holland, having sailed up the Rhine from Switzerland.

The nine heads of families arranged with William Penn's agents and the Provincial surveyor for 10,000 acres of land on Pequea Creek in the wilderness, 60 miles west of Philadelphia. The land is now in Lancaster County and is four miles southeast of the present site of the city of Lancaster.  The village of Lampeter is now located on Wendell's land.

In 1710, Wendel Bowman built himself a log cabin.  It was torn down in 1874.  An article about this old house and its picture appeared in the Lancaster "New Era" on March 6, 1930.
He married Anne. Born Approx 1685. Died Before 1735. 
They had the following children:

	13	i.	Christian BAUMAN
	14	ii.	Jacob BAUMAN
		iii.	Michael BOWMAN; Born About 1702. Lived near Lancaster, PA.  His descendents moved into Canada.
		iv.	Anna BOWMAN; Born 1703. Died 11 February 1771. Lived in northeastern Lancaster Co., PA with the Weaver clan of Weaverland. She married Jacob WEAVER. 
		v.	John BAUMAN; Born About 1710. Died About 1749. 
		vi.	Benjamin BOWMAN (I); Born About 1712. Died About 1775. Lived on the old homestead for a while, then moved to Pittsburgh, PA where all trace of him is lost.
		vii.	Joseph BOWMAN; Born About 1714. Lived on the old homestead for a while, then moved to Pittsburgh, PA where all trace of him is lost.
		viii.	Magdalena BAUMAN; Born 1719. She married Jacob GROH. 
ix. Peter BAUMAN; Born September 1726. 12. John "Johannes" Santmann BAUMAN/BOWMAN Sr. Son of Hans Rudolf (John) Dandiker BAUMANN & Anna SANTMANN. Born 1685 in Canton of Berne, Switzerland. Died 1738. Anc. File # Swiss Mennonite.
Came across to America in 1712. He married Barbara. They had the following children: i. John BOWMAN Jr.; ii. Casper BOWMAN; iii. Anna BOWMAN; iv. Maria BOWMAN; v. Frene BOWMAN; vi. Margarita BOWMAN; vii. Eva Ann BOWMAN; viii. Barbara BOWMAN; ix. Elizabeth BOWMAN; 12th Generation ************************************************** 13. Christian BAUMAN. Son of Wendel Santmann BAUMAN & Anne. Born About 1700. Died 1735. He married Barbara. They had the following children: i. John BAUMAN; Born 1720. ii. Jacob BAUMAN; Born 1722. 15 iii. Christian BAUMAN iv. Barbara BAUMAN; Born 29 December 1726. v. Elizabeth BAUMAN; Born 19 July 1728. 14. Jacob BAUMAN. Son of Wendel Santmann BAUMAN & Anne. Born About 1701. Died About 1745. He married Elizabeth. They had the following children: 16 i. Christian BOWMAN ii. John BOWMAN; iii. Jacob BOWMAN; Jacob and his brothers, Christian and John, were on the first assesment of Somerset Co., PA. 13th Generation ************************************************** 15. Christian BAUMAN. Son of Christian BAUMAN & Barbara. Born 13 August 1724 in Lampeter, Lancaster, PA. Died 25 July 1790 in Alleghany, Valley, Berks Co., PA. Buried in Mennonite Cem., Alleghenyville, Berks Co., PA. Research: LDS AFN: 4BL0-DQ He married Elizabeth OBERHALTZER. Born 27 August 1724 in Alleghenyville, Berks Co., PA. Died 2 February 1791. Research: LDS AFN: 4BL0-FW They had the following children: i. Barbara BAUMAN; Born 9 December 1746. Died 14 May 1810. ii. Jacob BAUMAN; Born 20 February 1751. Died 4 July 1820. 17 iii. Christian BAUMAN 18 iv. Wendel BAUMAN v. Joseph BAUMAN; Born 19 July 1766. Died 29 October 1842. 16. Christian BOWMAN. Son of Jacob BAUMAN & Elizabeth. Children: i. John BOWMAN; Born 8 August 1777. ii. Barbara BOWMAN; Born 4 January 1779. iii. Jacob BOWMAN; Born 4 November 1781. 19 iv. Peter BOWMAN 14th Generation ************************************************** 17. Christian BAUMAN. Son of Christian BAUMAN & Elizabeth OBERHALTZER. Born 21 October 1753. Died 26 May 1807. He first married Ann HUBER. Born 1756. Died 1792. They had the following children: i. Magdalena BAUMAN; Born 9 January 1783. Died 22 March 1859. She married John GOOD. Born 18 March 1777. Died 10 January 1862. ii. Joseph BAUMAN; iii. Elizabeth BAUMAN; iv. Samuel BAUMAN; He second married Anna GEHMANN. Born About 1770. They had the following children: i. Anna Marie BAUMAN; ii. Daniel BAUMAN; iii. Mary BAUMAN; iv. Sallie BAUMAN; 18. Wendel BAUMAN. Son of Christian BAUMAN & Elizabeth OBERHALTZER. Born 25 February 1758. Died 20 November 1842. He first married Elizabeth WEBER. Born 22 December 1764. Died 4 February 1843. They had the following children: 20 i. Benjamin BAUMAN ii. Elizabeth BAUMAN; Born 24 May 1788. iii. Maria BAUMAN; Born 15 August 1789. iv. Esther BAUMAN; Born 31 July 1790. v. Sem BAUMAN; Born 13 January 1792. vi. Susanna BAUMAN; Born 30 March 1793. vii. Daniel BAUMAN; Born 15 December 1794. viii. Joseph BAUMAN; Born 8 March 1796. ix. Christian BAUMAN; Born 14 March 1797. x. Barbara BAUMAN; Born 17 January 1799. xi. Lydia BAUMAN; Born 7 July 1802. He second married Maria HUBER, 4 May 1784. Born 20 May 1760. Died 20 April 1816. 19. Peter BOWMAN. Son of Christian BOWMAN. Born 20 February 1783. He married Mary HORNER, daughter of Soloman HORNER & Elizabeth, 7 August 1805 in Somerset, PA. Born 27 January 1784. Died 1 January 1880 in PA. Buried 3 January 1880 in Shaffer's School House, PA. They had the following children: i. Joseph BOWMAN; Born 13 December 1806. ii. Elizabeth BOWMAN; Born 4 September 1807. iii. John BOWMAN; Born 23 January 1810. 21 iv. Susana "Susan" BOWMAN v. Jacob BOWMAN; Born 27 June 1814. vi. Benjamin BOWMAN; Born 19 October 1816. Died 3 January 1908. Buried in Odd Fellows Cem., Que... Twp., Somerset Co., PA. He married Susanna BERKEY. Born 12 March 1821. Died 9 January 1888. Buried in Odd Fellows Cem., Que... Twp., Somerset Co., PA. 15th Generation ************************************************** 20. Benjamin BAUMAN. Son of Wendel BAUMAN & Elizabeth WEBER. Born 15 February 1787. Died 7 December 1874. He married Susannah BECHTEL. Born 16 June 1797. Died 19 September 1870. They had the following children: i. Moses BAUMAN; Born 9 November 1819. ii. Joseph BAUMAN; Born 11 May 1821. iii. Magdalena BAUMAN; Born 30 September 1822. iv. Benjamin BAUMAN; Born 22 February 1825. v. Susannah BAUMAN; Born 26 September 1826. 22 vi. Tobias BOWMAN vii. Maria BAUMAN; Born 18 September 1831. viii. Samuel BAUMAN; Born 15 July 1834. ix. Elizabeth BAUMAN; Born 29 October 1835. 21. Susana "Susan" BOWMAN. Daughter of Peter BOWMAN & Mary HORNER. Born 31 December 1811. She married George LOHR II, son of John George LOHR & Barbara MILLER. Born in Somerset Co., PA. Christen 3 April 1809 in Stoystown Lutheran Ch., Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA. Died After 21 March 1849 in Somerset Co., PA. They had 10 children. 16th Generation ************************************************** 22. Tobias BOWMAN. Son of Benjamin BAUMAN & Susannah BECHTEL. Born 26 June 1829. Died 2 September 1909. He married Anna SNYDER, 24 April 1853. They had the following children: 28 i. Christian BOWMAN ii. Sarah BOWMAN (d. young/unmar.) 29 iii. Benjamin BOWMAN iv. Absolom BOWMAN (d. young/unmar.) 30 v. Dilman BOWMAN vi. Moses BOWMAN (d. young/unmar.) 31 vii. Leah BOWMAN 32 viii. Tobias BOWMAN 33 ix. Anna BOWMAN x. Levi BOWMAN xi. Aaron BOWMAN 34 xii. Aenos BOWMAN