New York, USA
Johan (Emichen) was born in Worms, Germany, as was his wife, Maria Ursula Rosenbachin. They were married before 1700 in Germany.
Johan immigrated to the United States on 5-5-1709, coming through Nutten Island (Governor's Island), Kings Co. New York. He was among the first of the Paltinates to come to this country. According to the 'London Lists of Palatine Immigrants', Ernst was 55, his sons were 9, 6, 5 & 1 1/2. He was a Lutheran husbandman and vinedresser.
(His first wife had died in England). He owned property by 1723.
He married Margaretha Winter, daughter of Hans Carl Winter, on 8-21-1709. Then he also married Anna Christiana.
The German spelling was 'Emichen'. The name was also spelled 'Empey' by some of his family.
His children were:
Johann Adam Empie 1700 Germany - 1768 Schenectady, NY.
Johannes Empie 1702 Pfalz, Germany - after 1777 NY.
Hans Empie 1704 Germany - 1760 Schoharie, NY.
Johannes Paulus Empie 1707 Worms, German - before 1716.
Elisabetha Empie 1716 Albany, NY - 2-18-1793.
Christina Empie 1718 - 1796 NY.
Peter Empie 1726 NY. -
Maria Ursula Rosenbachin Empie*
Margaretha Winter Empie*
Anna Christiana Empie*
Johann Adam Empie (1700 - 1768)*
Johannes Empie (1702 - ____)*
Hans Empie (1704 - 1760)*
Johannes Ludovicus Empie (1704 - ____)*
Johannes Paulus Empie (1707 - ____)*
Elizabetha Empie Krembs (1716 - 1793)*
Christina Empie Krembs (1718 - 1796)*
Peter Empie (1726 - ____)*
Specifically: New York
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Apr 24, 2012
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