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Philip Michael Schwartz

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Birthplace: Schriesheim, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: April 02, 1806 (47-48)
Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Sunbury Cemetery, Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Maria Margaretha Schwartz
Father of Hon. John Schwartz; Elizabeth "Betsy" Haas and Mary Margaret Ruch

Managed by: Paula J Onuchovsky
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About Philip Michael Schwartz

DAR# A101232

Published in 1911 in Floyd's Genealogical & Biographical Annals of Northumberland County - p.720 this was said of Philip Schwartz(mis-identified as John Schwartz): Native of Saxony, emigrated in his youth, served throughout the Revolution in the Continental army. In 1803 he located at Reading, but returned to Sunbury where he is buried. His children were Hon. John, Francis Peter, Anna, married to Jacob Seitzinger, Mary married to John Ruch & Elizabeth married to Fred Haas.

Same book p.266 in the Haas Family sketch, this was written: Philip Michael Schwartz came to America from Wurtemberg in Colonial Days & served as a soldier in the Rev.War; he was at Valley Forge, was taken prisoner while in the service & was eventually exchanged. In 1798, Mr.Schwartz came to Sunbury & took up 600 acres of land at Beaver Meadows, where he remained the rest of his active life. He married Margaret Slosser. He was the father of the Hon. John Schwartz, who represented the 7th District of PA in Congress. He died at Sunbury & is buried in the old cemetery there.

According a book, "Revolutionary Soldiers Buried in Sunbury, PA" on p.11 it tells that Philip Michael Schwartz died on 9 Apr 1805 & is buried in the Sunbury Cemetery.

Northumberland County PA - A Genealogist's Guide to Burials by J.Meiser in 1985 FHL #6100176-6100181 Vol 1 - Penns Cemetery, Cemeteries 1 & 2, Penns including Brice Addition, Spruce St., Sunbury, Nothumberland Co, PA Aug 3, 1980 p.71 - Philip Michael Schwartz 1758 - 4/9/1805 wife is Margaret Slosser(sic), no dates.

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Philip Michael Schwartz's Timeline

1758
1758
Schriesheim, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
1791
January 18, 1791
Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
1793
October 27, 1793
Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
1800
January 19, 1800
Pennsylvania, United States
1806
April 2, 1806
Age 48
Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Sunbury Cemetery, Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA