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German Dunkards

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1756

Three Dunkard brothers named Eckerlin traveled to the Monongahela River, settling along the Cheat River at present Camp Dawson

Other events that happened on or around 1756

1757

Thomas Decker settled at Morgantown, first white settlement in Monogalia County

Other events that happened on or around 1757

1759

Frederick Ice established Ices Ferry on Monongahela River

Other events that happened on or around 1759

1882

The Old German Baptist Brethren sect was founded

Other events that happened on or around 1882

1908

The German Dunkards changed their name to the Church of the Brethren

Other events that happened on or around 1908


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