Johannes "John" H. Gerber

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Johannes "John" H. Gerber

Birthplace: Canton of Bern, Switzerland
Death: May 13, 1777 (55)
Cumru Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Oley, Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Father Gerber and ? Gerber
Husband of Christina Gerber and Susanna Gerber
Father of John Gerber; Catherine Elizbeth Stolztfus; Veronica Gerber; Barbara Schmucker; Jacob Gerber and 7 others
Brother of Joseph Gerber

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About Johannes "John" H. Gerber

From the following source:

Name: Johannes (GB1) GERBER

Sex: M

Birth: ABT. 1723 in Europe

Death: 13 MAY 1777 in Cumru Twp., Berks Co., PA

Residence: 1762 Taxed in Cumru Twp., Berks Co., PA

Burial: 1777 Gerber-Fix-Bitting Cemetery near Reading, PA

Probate: BET. 1777 - 1779 Berks Co., PA Register of Wills

Johannes H. Garber arrived in Philadelpia aboard the Phoenix in 1750.


Kidron, OH database RNG33517.

Marriage 1 Christina UNKNOWN b: ABT. 1727

   * Married: 1745 in PA


  1. Has Children John (GB11) GERBER b: 1747
  2. Has Children Catherine (GB12) GERBER b: 28 JAN 1748/49
  3. Has Children Veronica (GB13) GERBER b: 9 DEC 1750
  4. Has Children Barbara (GB14) GERBER b: 18 FEB 1753 in Berks Co., PA
  5. Has Children Jacob (GB15) GERBER b: 15 DEC 1755
  6. Has Children Magdalena (GB16) GERBER b: 15 FEB 1758 in PA
  7. Has No Children Anna (GB17) GERBER b: 19 SEP 1760 in Berks Co., PA
  8. Has Children Christian (GB18) GERBER b: 10 MAR 1763 in Berks Co., PA
  9. Has No Children Elizabeth (GB19) GERBER b: 18 OCT 1766 in Berks Co., PA
 10. Has Children Abraham (GB1a) GERBER b: 22 APR 1769 in Berks Co., PA

Marriage 2 Susanna UNKNOWN b: ABT. 1745

   * Married: ABT. 1770
   * Note: Either 1770 or 1771, the years between last child of first marriage and first child of second marriage.


  1. Has Children Hannes GERBER b: 17 JAN 1772 in Berks Co., PA
  2. Has No Children Daniel GERBER b: 25 AUG 1775 in Berks Co., PA
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Johannes "John" H. Gerber's Timeline

December 26, 1721
Canton of Bern, Switzerland
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
January 28, 1749
Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States
December 9, 1750
Age 28
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Age 28
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
February 18, 1753
Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States
December 15, 1755
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States