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Location Wernersville, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Address: 591 N Church Road - Wernersville, Pennsylvania 19565
Phone: 610-678-2133 


Church: 40 20' 20.89" N    76 04' 17.83" W
Cemetery area west of Church building: 40-20-22.47N    76-04-24.76W
Cemetery area east of Church building: 40-20-22.91N    76-04-12.35W
Probably the original Hain's Cemetery: 40-20-22.32N     76-04-19.74W

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John George Hain, ID0432   Find a Grave Page  -  MRM Page -  
Veronica Koch Hain, ID0433   Find a Grave Page  -   - MRM Page  
Johan Wilhelm Fischer, ID0430   Find a Grave Page    -  MRM Page  
Elizabeth Gertrude Hain, ID0431   Find a Grave Page    - MRM Page  

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Hain's Church - Renovation
Caldwell, Heckles & Egan, Inc Pew removal, refinishing and re-installation Historical steeple repair
Historical renovation of 18th century church Exterior masonry repairs Designer: Richard Frantz- Pottstown, PA
Extensive interior finishes Roof repaired with new slate to match existing

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Hain's Church Misc. Info
"There is a varied trip to the hill where Hain's Church peeps down into the Lebanon Valley -- The church built in 1766, which still presents above the main door a stone defaced in 1776, when the Declaration of Independence was read to the assembled congregation.  Some who heard the words of defiance to King George thought of the legend on the stone, which told of the purpose of the members 'to be loyal to the King.'  The cry was raised, 'The King must come out!'  A ladder was brought and part of the inscription was removed, and the stone was left with message incomplete, so it is today." [S1, pages 218, 219]
"In a letter dated January 14, 1739, Boehm complains of Goetschy's intrusion into his works, especially at Oley.  He suggests that a minister be stationed at Oley, who could also serve Caucusi (Hain's Church) eight miles from the center of the Oley district and muxatawny ten miles distant."  [S2 pages 76, 77




Source Citation

S1 Falls, John T. Seeing the Eastern States. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co, 1922, Bk2951. 

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S2 Deatrick, W W Chairman. Centennial History of Kutztown Pennsylvania, The: Celebrating the Centennial of the Incorporation of the Borough - 1815-1915. Kutztown, Pennsylvania: Press of the Kutztown Publishing Company, 1915.  Bk2950

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S3 Montgomery, Morton L. Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County Pennsylvania: Embracing a concise history of the County and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Representative Families. Chicago: J H Beers & Co, 1909. 2 Vols. First published 1886, Bk2923. 
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S4 Church History


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Memorial to George Hain Memorial to George & Veronica Hain Memorial to George & Veronica Hain Memorial to George & Veronica Hain Memorial to Wilhelm & Elizabeth Hain Fischer Memorial to Wilhelm & Elizabeth Hain Fischer
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Fischer Memorial & Fischer Plot Fischer Memorial & Fischer Plot Rev. War Plaque at Hain's Cemetery
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