Lybarger Memorial Association

Lybarger Church on state Highway 96, between Cumberland and Medford, PA

Lybarger Church on state Highway 96, between Cumberland and Medford, PA

Since all of us trace back to high and humble beginnings, if the facts were known; and since every living soul has about as many ancestors ten, twenty, thirty generations back as the next fellow, we stand on equal footing…The fact that [they] accomplished something reflects no credit on us, unless by reason of their good example we go out and do likewise. 
Donald F. Lybarger
History of the Lybarger Family, 1959

The Lybarger Descendants
In this extensive genealogy, the Lybarger Memorial Association (LMA) documents more than 20,000 Lybargers living in the U.S. today who are descendants of one of the three sons of Nikolaus and Maria Catharina Leyenberger who emigrated to America from the Rhineland in 1739. Now available on CD from the LMA, produced by John Lavern Lybarger and Lee Hartshorne Lybarger.

LMA publishes the newsletter Lybarger Linkages for LMA members, and holds at annual meeting at the Lybarger Church in Old Madley, Pennsylvania.

See also:

Leyenbergers Emigrate to America, 1739

Descendants of Ludwick Lybarger, Sr.

Edwin Lewis Lybarger (1840-1924)

3 thoughts on “Lybarger Memorial Association

  1. Carol Montrose says:

    Jenifer, I’m the LMA newsletter editor, would be glad to have you write an article on your Lybargers, their ancestors, children, stories etc. or ??? related to any Lybarger family.


  2. Georgia lybarger says:

    Hi! So i was adding more to my ancestory tree and doing some research and discovered im related by blood to the leyenbergers and ludwick lybarger and after doing a few google searches im stunned to have found so much info on my family background! Id be interested to speak with anyone who may be related to me/them as well and know more info because id like to learn more about my familys history. Also- so is the lybarger family kind of famous or? Idk haha this is all so crazy to me.

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