Augustine Ephraim Herman

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Augustine Ephraim Herman

Dutch: Augustinus Heermans, German: Augustin Ephriam Hermann
Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czechia
Death: September 1686 (65)
Bohemia Manor, Cecil County, Maryland, United States
Place of Burial: Bohemia Manor, Cecil, Maryland, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Augustine Ephraim ephria Hermann and Barbara von Redel
Husband of Marie Herman and Catherine Ward
Father of Ephraim Georgius Herman; Casparus Augustine Herman; Anna Margaretta van der Heyden; Peter Ellrode Herman; Judith Thompson and 2 others

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About Augustine Ephraim Herman

Augustine Herman, First Lord of Bohemia Manor (about 1621 – September 1686) was a Czech explorer, merchant, and cartographer who lived in New Amsterdam and Cecil County, Maryland. In the employment of Lord Baltimore, he produced a remarkably accurate map of the Chesapeake Bay and Delaware Bay regions of North America, and established the enormous Bohemia Manor plantation in southeastern Cecil County, Maryland. Chroniclers spell the name differently: Herman, Herrman, Harman, Harmans, Heerman, Hermans, Heermans, etc. Augustine Herman himself usually spelled his name Herman, which is now the accepted way of spelling his name. He frequently added “Bohemiensis” as a suffix.

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Augustine Ephraim Herman's Timeline

Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czechia
January 9, 1652
Age 31
September 1, 1652
Age 31
New Amsterdam
February 2, 1655
Age 34
New York, New York, USA
March 10, 1658
Age 37
New York, New York, USA
May 9, 1660
Age 39
Bohemia Manor, Cecil County, Maryland, United States
March 12, 1662
Age 41
Bohemia Manor, Cecil County, Maryland
September 1686
Age 65
Bohemia Manor, Cecil County, Maryland, United States