The Greiders of the Chiques Valley
"Ancestors and Descendants of Michael Greider (c. 1755-1802), Martin Greider (c. 1761-1822), John Greider (c. 1764-1830), and Jacob Greider (c. 1766-1802) of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania"
This history begins with Immigrant Michael Greider who occupied land near the present-day city of Lancaster, Pa., ca1722/23 and whose descendants settled in what became East and West Hempfield and Rapho Twps. The spelling of the surname Greider was changed in some families to Grider, Kreider, or Kreiter. Families: Baer, Brubacher, Charles, Harnish, Herr, Landis, Musser, Nissley, Snavely, Stauffer, etc. (565pp. illus. index. hardcover. Author, 2000.)