PHILIP NEVINGER & CHRISTINA SOPHIA FISHER
 
Philip Nevinger
 
Sons of Philip and Christina Nevinger:
Left to right: Allen, Martin, Jessie, Albert, William, Walter, Henry, Ed, John and Charles.
The missing space is for the brother Robert who had passed away.
Sisters not shown are Sarah, Emma and Mary.
 
 
Third Generation
Chapter 3 (page 5)
Children of Michael (2) and Barbara Engel Newinger (George, 1)

2. Philipp (3) Newinger, b. 5-1-1837 (?) Oberkutzenhausen, Alsace-Lorraine, Fr. d. 5-21-1910 Tp. Orangeville, Wyo. Co., N.Y. He was m. 3-18-1861 by Rev. Michael Pfitzinger at the W. Warsaw Immanuel Evangelical Church to Christina Fisher b. on board ship on the Atlantic 5-24-1841 d. 11-29-1912. She was the daughter of Nicholas and Catherine Schimmel Fisher. This couple are interred in the Orangeville Center Cemetery.

Philipp came to America with his parents at the age of seven. His life time occupation was farming. He united with the West Hill (Warsaw) Evangelical Church in 1860 and remained a member until death. Funeral services were held at the Orangeville Presbyterian Church; Rev. F.W. Schwenk, pastor of the Evangelical Church officiating.

Christina is remembered by many as a maker of very good cheese and sausage and the family income was supplemented by the sale of these products. Her cheese business became so extensive that an additional room was built for this purpose.

Their family consisted of eleven boys and three girls, in addition to which, this kind hearted couple reared a motherless little girl, Grace Meade.

Their children: Charles, John, Ed, Sarah, Henry, Emma, Mary, Walter, William, Albert, Jesse, Robert, Martin and Allen.
 
Reference: Nevingers in America,
A Genealogical History of the Descendants of George Newinger
by Iva Waite Nevinger, Warsaw, New York, 1954
 

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