The Haller / Holler Family
Johann Heinrich Haller was born 02
Sep 1719 in Alsace, the son of Heinrich and Anna Catharina
(Carle) Haller. He was baptized 06 Sep
1719 at Evangelical Kirche in
Johann Heinrich came to
The family moved to Muddy Creek, Cocalico Twp., Lancaster Co., PA. where they bought land.
Heinrich married Anna Maria Hundsecker (born 02 Sep 1719 in Oberausbach,
Germany, daughter of Peter and Anna Benedicta (Welt) Hundsecker) on 13 Aug 1740 in Lancaster Co., PA. Other sources give her birthplace as Breitfur. She came to
They joined the Muddy Creek Reformed
Church in 1746 where John Henry served as the minister for a time. They moved to
They moved to Lititz on 01 Aug 1755 where he ran the congregational farm. They lived in Klein's log cabin at the town's spring, apparently on the north side of the creek.
On 20 Aug 1756 Henry and his
assistants moved the old house from the spring to the top of the hill between
the school house and Heil's, now located at
On 11 Nov 1758 "Brother Haller
brought along from
On 16 Oct 1760 Brother Haller move
to the new farm house across the creek.
His former house was then occupied by Dr. Frederick Otto, the first
Henry Holler made frequent wagon trips between Lititz and Bethlehem, probably transporting goods from the congregation farm. He also frequently transported passengers.
In 1779 Henry and Anna Maria moved
to Gnadental near
Anna Maria died 06 Jun 1787 in Nazareth, Northampton Co., PA. Henry died 10 Apr 1788 in Nazareth, Northampton Co., PA. They were buried in Moravian Cemetery in Nazareth, Northampton Co., PA.
Henry and Anna Maria had five children: 1. Charlotta (Holler) Bullitschek 2. Maria Catharine Haller 3. Abraham Haller 4. Elizabeth (Haller) Glotz/Muecke 5. Johannes Haller.
1. Charlotta Haller was born 31 Aug 1741 at Muddy Creek, Lancaster Co., PA., a twin to Maria Catherine. She married Joseph Bullitschek, the progenitor of the Bolejack/Bolerjack family, the subject of these histories.
Maria Catharine Haller was born 31 Aug 1741 at Muddy Creek, Lancaster
Co., PA. She was received into the
Abraham Haller was born 09 Jan 1744 at Muddy Creek, Lancaster Co.,
PA. Other sources give his birth date as
29 Dec 1743. He went to
Elizabeth Haller was born 02 May 1746 at Muddy Creek, Lancaster Co.,
PA. Other sources give her birth date as
21 Apr 1746. She lived in the Single
Sisters' Choir House in
Johannes Haller was born 02 Jun 1751 in Frederickton,
Washington Co., PA. He died 11 Sep 1758