Johannes Jacob Handwerk, I

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Johannes Jacob Handwerk, I

Also Known As: "John", "Heinrich Handwerk"
Birthplace: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: July 01, 1791 (81)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Heidelberg Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Wilhelm Rudolph Handwerk and Kunigunde Handwerk
Husband of Anna Maria Handwerk; Barbara Handwerk and Anna Maria Handwerk
Father of Peter Handwerk; Margaretha Handwerk; Johannes Jacob Handwerk, II; Nicholas Paul Handwerk; Elisabeth Rex and 6 others
Brother of Anna Maria Lintz (Handwerk); Hans Heinrich Handwerk; Nicholas Handwerk; Frederich Handwerk; Anna Handwerk and 2 others

Managed by: Ruth B. Shields
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About Johannes Jacob Handwerk, I

His parents were Wilhelm Rudolph and Kunigunda Handwerk both died in Fulda, Hessen, Germany. He was the first born. He married Barbara Lamb in Hettenhausen, Fulda, Hessen, Germany Aug 16, 1731. He arrived at Philadelphia harbor Oct 9, 1749 aboard the ship Lydia with his wife and at least 5 children following his brothers Hans Heinrich and Peter Jacob Sr. Handwerk They had at least 7 children total.

Nov. 9, 1758 he purchased 57 acres of land in Heidelberg Twp. The Handwerks became a large family clan in Heidelberg and can be found in many historical documents.

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Johannes Jacob Handwerk, I's Timeline

January 29, 1710
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Bundesrepublik Deutschland
April 1, 1732
Heidelberg Township, Lehigh County, PA, United States
Lancaster County, Pa
April 1, 1742
Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany