Peter Tranberg, Rev.

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Peter Tranberg, Rev.

Also Known As: "Petter", "Pehr", "Per"
Birthplace: Sverige
Death: Died in will proved on that date
Immediate Family:

Husband of Anna Catherine Rudman
Father of Andreas Tranberg; Rebecca Tranberg; Elizabeth Parlin; Peter Tranberg, Jr.; Theophilus Tranberg and 1 other
Brother of Annika Tranberg

Occupation: Clergyman / Pastor
Managed by: Shelly Schindler
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About Peter Tranberg, Rev.

Rev. Peter Tranberg and Rev. Andreas Windrufwa were sent to America from Sweden in 1726 to pastor the Swedish Lutheran Church congregations along the Delaware. In route they were shipwrecked on the coast of Norway. They continued their journey via Amsterdam and London.

New Castle County, Delaware Wills, 1682-1800 about Peter Tranberg

Name: Peter Tranberg Will Loc: Will. Will Made Date: 23 Jan 1744 Will Probate Date: 27 Dec 1748 Will Book: G Page: 196 Comment: Sister in Sweden, Annika Tranberg; wife, Ann Catharine; eldest son, Andrew Tranberg; daus Rebecca and Elizabeth Tranberg; son, Peter Tranberg. Exc. Ann Catharine Tranberg, (wife); Andrew Tranberg, (son).

Rebecca married Adolph Benzelstjerna, who met Benjamin Franklin in London

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Peter Tranberg, Rev.'s Timeline

April 18, 1727
June 3, 1730
November 7, 1732
January 15, 1741
November 8, 1748
will proved on that date