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1. The name is spelled Heller in some of the indexes in the Washington County, Historical Society.
Birth: 19 DEC 1777 in Clear Spring, Washington Co., Maryland Death: 29 MAR 1848 in Ringgold Manor, MD Marriage 1 Isabella MCKINZIE b: 1 AUG 1785 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Married: 23 APR 1801 in Washington County, MDJacob Hellar, was born at Clear Spring, Md., December 19, 1777, of German [Ed.; probably Dutch] descent; while. his wife, in maidenhood Isabella McKinzey, was born at Philadelphia, Pa., August 1, 1785, of Scotch and Welsh descent. Grandfather Hellar was an extensive planter, and was the owner of Ringgold's Manor, at Hagerstown, which continued to be the family home until the time of the death of himself and wife.
Source: Annie Hellar entry in History of Placer and Nevada Cos.
There is a Jacob Heller born in 1777 in Wurttenburg, Germany listed in Family Search.
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