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Topics pennsylvania german society, pennsylvania dutch congresses. Pennsylvania german society, 1934, by ralph beaver strassburger, ed. Some of the lists may have come from other sources such as the pennsylvania archives series or rupps a collection of upwards of thirty thousand names of german, swiss, dutch, french and other immigrants to pennsylvania from 1727. This index will give the volume and page number of the list on which individual is located. A publication of the original lists of arrivals in the port of philadelphia from 17271808. I3 narratives of early pa, west nj, and delaware 16301707, myers, 1912. Best pennsylvania german pioneers, buy pennsylvania german pioneers, deal pennsylvania german pioneers, discount pennsylvania german pioneers, best buy pennsylvania german pioneers, pennsylvania german pioneers online, where to buy pennsylvania german pioneers,big save on pennsylvania german pioneers, find pennsylvania german pioneers, get pennsylvania german pioneers. Pennsylvania german pioneers 1934 edition open library. Our publication is a reprint of the work originally compiled for the pennsylvania german society. In this volume messrs strassburger and hinke went to considerable lengths to. These lists have been published in pennsylvania german pioneers. This website is a list of links to online transcriptions of some of the passenger lists in pennsylvania german pioneers by ralph b. The book lists names, often country of origin, occupation, occasionally age, and service, including country, and often rank. This book was a huge project for the team that put it together, especially in 1934.
In pennsylvania german pioneers, otto philip seidenstrickers name is shown as ott philipp seidensticker, which might lead one to conclude that seidensticker was his actual surname. Foreword pennsylvania german migration and its part in the settlement and development of america form an epic tale of faith and zeal, of sacrifice and achievement. Picton press, 1992, covering arrivals at philadelphia of thousands. Book by strassburger, ralph beaver, hinke, william john. The pennsylvania german society is a nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to studying the pennsylvania german people and their 330year history in the united states and canada.
Jun 01, 2019 pennsylvania german pioneers a publication of the original lists of arrivals in the port of philadelphia from 1727 to 1808 by ralph beaver strassburger, strassburger, hinke. This will also clears up a potential problem resulting from the difficulty of deciphering the lists of names. Bernhard zentmeyer and his family sailed to philadelphia aboard a british merchantman called the phoenix. Inquiries were made regarding this vessel to maritime museums in england, holland, and nova scotia, as well as over a score of maritime sources here in the united states, but no information has emerged. Samuel fahnestock at lancaster and practiced medicine until 1824 62 ellis b. A publication of the original lists of arrivals of philadelphia from 1727 to 1808, vol. Published 1934 by pennsylvania german society in norristown, penn. The men on the list above were the ship list signers, the adult men who survived the trip to america. The lists included in this work attempt to identify german emigrants in their homeland as well as in pennsylvania. It contained the names of all the males of sixteen years and upwards, in the body of the book, the childrens names being given in an appendix. Displaying libraries 11 out of 1 for all 28 editions, show libraries holding just this d.778 435 972 645 947 657 762 760 1418 850 796 1349 614 1025 349 1548 665 1342 841 1003 1551 1020 979 879 1075 770 1074 479 1441 568 921