Helwig, George, Lancaster, born in Lancaster in 1842, is the son of George and grandson of Valentine Helwig,
who came from Germany and settled in Lancaster in 1833. Mr. Heiwig lives on the farm where his father settled and
has been very successful as a farmer. He married Katharine, daughter of Christian Stephfron, one of the early settlers
of Lancaster, and they have six children: Stephen Peter, Henry, William, Katharine, Matilda and Anna.
Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898