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Genealogical Information Published in the Philadelphische Zeitung by Benjamin Franklin in 1756 of German settlers in Philadelphia/Germantown and the surrounding area

Transcribed by February 2003
Source: Genealogical Data Relating to the German Settlers of Pennsylvania and Adjacent Territory page 160
By: Hocker 1980


March 6, 1756

Anton Witt, Batterstown, near Rahway, New Jersey.

Michael Walter, school teacher, New Hanover (Montgomery County).

September 23, 1756

Weirich Bensz, near the Dunker Cloister (Ephrata, Lancaster County).

December 30, 1756

Johann Georg Schneider, German apothecary, Race street, Philadelphia, at the sign of the silver bullet, has been established for several years and is now enlarging his place of business.

Jacob Pfister, Sassafras street, Philadelphia (now Race street).

Henrich Keppele, merchant, Market street, Philadelphia.

Michael Grosz, is about to leave Lancaster.

Johannes Baer, Lancaster.


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