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Johannes John Hunsicker
Birth: Aug. 24, 1722
Denting, France
Death: Dec. 17, 1800
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA

This cemetery is actually located in Heidelberg Twp.

He was born in Schalbach, Mosell, Lorraine, France also known as Alsace Lorraine TO Johannes Ulrich and Sara (Diller) Hunsicker. He immigrated Sept 15, 1748 on the ship "Two Brothers". He was the first Hunsicker to come to PA. He brought his bride Marie Bieren and at least two children. He is listed often in historical documents from of Heidelberg. He died in Heidelberg. He and his wife Marie Magdelena Bieren had children: Johannes Theobald, Jacob, James, Johann Theobald "Dewalt", Johannes "John", Anna Maria Susanna, Magdalena, Casper, Henry, Joseph, and Peter H.

History of the counties of Lehigh and Carbon, in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania (1884) by : Mathews, Alfred, 1852-1904 ; Hungerford, Austin N
Publisher: Philadelphia : Everts & Richards
http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924028854201


Pg 271 and 272 Jacob Peter, who on Nov. 10, 1764, conveyed the same to John Hunsicker, Sr., who by deed dated Oct. 26, 1787, conveyed the same to his son, Jacob Hunsicker, who died leaving a widow and seven children, and at an Orphans' Court held at Easton, Jan. 11, 1797, the said land, then consisting of two hundred and sixty acres, was accepted by John Hunsicker, eldest son of Jacob Hunsicker, who by his deed dated July 19, 1779, conveyed one hundred and thirty-seven and one-quarter acres thereof to Bernhard Neff, son of Ulrich Neff.

Pg 273 Johannes Hunsicker was the first of the family of that name known to be in the township. His son Henry married Maria Barbara Huff in 1786, by whom he had three sons and six daughters. She died in 1802, aged thirty-eight years. Peter Hunsicker lived in 1794 on land adjoining Philip Mosser. The Heidelberg churchyard contains tablets to Susanna Hunsicker, born 1799, died in 1850, and Magdalena Hunsicker, born in 1781. John Hunsicker, who was born in 1755, and died in 1836, aged eighty years, and his wife, Catharine (Stiegerwalt), born in 1757, died in 1823, were located near the Heidelberg Church, where his son Henry lived. He married Susanna , who died in 1850, and left five children, of whom were Reuben, David, and Levi, the last two living on the homestead. Joseph Hunsicker, a brother of John, married a daughter of Michael Ohl, by whom he had no children. He married for his second wife a daughter of Krum, and a sister of Christian Krum, by whom he had Christian, Jonas, John, Daniel, Reuben, and Henry.

Christian settled on part of the homestead where his son Edwin now lives. Jonas settled where William Addis now lives. John on part of the homestead, and resides on the property with his son Levi. Daniel settled in Washington township. Reuben moved to Slatington, where he died, and Harry located in Carbon County.

He is my great(6)-grandfather.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Marie Magdelena Bieren Hunsicker (1721 - 1783)*
 
 Children:
  Jacob Hunsicker (1744 - 1796)*
  Anna Maria Susanna Hunsicker Rex (1755 - 1850)*
  Johannes Hunsicker (1755 - 1836)*
  Magdalena Hunsicker Peter (1757 - 1836)*
  Casper Hunsicker (1759 - 1819)*
  Henry Hunsicker (1761 - 1810)*
  Peter Hunsicker (1771 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Heidelberg Union Cemetery (Heidelberg)
Slatington
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: SallyDeppe
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
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Johannes John Hunsicker
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Johannes John Hunsicker
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- Steve Perry
 Added: May. 3, 2014
My 6th Great Grandfather
- Kelly Weirich
 Added: Jan. 13, 2014

- nutmeggenie
 Added: Dec. 1, 2012
 
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