Johann Conrad Dieffenbach, II

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Johann Conrad Dieffenbach, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wiesloch, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland
Death: Died in Tulpehocken Settlement, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Johann Conrad Dieffenbach and Anna Dieffenbach
Husband of First wife Dieffenbach and Maria Barbara Dieffenbach
Father of Johann Jacob Dieffenbach; Elizabeth Jephebe Westfall; Anna Dorothea Haack; Jacob Dieffenbach; Catharina Margaretha Dieffenbach and 6 others

Occupation: Cooper
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About Johann Conrad Dieffenbach, II

In the year 1702, and entry in theh records of the Reformed Church in Wieslock, Germany. Reads: "Johann Conrad Dieffenbach, a widower age 43, a Cooper by trade, lives here with a son Jacob and a daughter Catherine Margaretha, age 4, born 1698." As Conrad and Marie were married in the Reformed Church, it may be assumed that her father (Deceased at time of the marriage) & family were among the mulititude of Calvinists who fled to Germany to escaped Religious persecution in their homeland.

Printed 1723-1973 Anniversary Magazine of the Tulpehocken "Early Tulpehocken Settlers" by Charles Adam Fisher John Conrad Dieffenbach, commonly called "Conrad" may have been a son of the widow Anna Dieffenbach, who lived in the colony of New York, in 1710. The Hunter Ration list of 1710 give him as the head of the family, consisting of three persons over, and one under, ten years. Prior to 1717, Simmendinger states, Conrad, his wife Marie Barabara and five children lived in Smithtown, now the location of Schoharie Railroad Station, at Schoharie, NY. Conrad came to the Tulpehocken Section after May 13, 1723, and before January 10, 1725. Around 1732 he was a landholder in the Valley.


Ted Weinstein notes he was born in Tupplehochen, Germany. Lee cannot find correct spelling of town name.

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Johann Conrad Dieffenbach, II's Timeline

1659
February 24, 1659
Wiesloch, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland
1690
1690
Age 30
near Wielslach, Germany or Halbron/Heidlberg, Germany
1698
1698
Age 38
Wiesloch, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
1699
1699
Age 39
Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
1703
July 4, 1703
Age 44
Montegue, New Jersey, United States
1704
October 9, 1704
Age 45
1705
1705
Age 45
1708
1708
Age 48
1711
1711
Age 51
Schoharie, NY, USA