Joseph Schantz Johns, Sr.

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Joseph Schantz Johns, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Switzerland
Death: Died in Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Michel Schantz and Magdalena Schantz Gungerich
Husband of Veronica "Freni" Johns Hooley
Father of David Johns; Barbara H. Johns; Veronica Johns; Joseph Schantz Johns, Jr. and Sarah Eash Johns
Brother of Magdalena Nafziger Schantz; Peter Schantz and Veronica Christner Schantz

Managed by: Diann Lynn Stutzman
Last Updated:

About Joseph Schantz Johns, Sr.

He immigrated in 1768

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Founded Johnstown Pennsylvania -------------------- Founder of the city of Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Laid out the city charter in 1800.

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Joseph Schantz Johns, Sr.'s Timeline

1749
November 8, 1749
Switzerland
1775
1775
Age 25
Berks co, PA
1779
July 30, 1779
Age 29
1782
January 22, 1782
Age 32
Johnstown, PA, USA
1786
January 22, 1786
Age 36
1792
January 19, 1792
Age 42
Berlin, Somerset, PA, United States
1794
January 26, 1794
Age 44
Somerset, PA, USA
1813
January 18, 1813
Age 63
Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
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Pennsylvania, United States