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Joshua German
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1802
Lowes Crossroads
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1864
Starke County
Indiana, USA

Joshua Jerman/German was born 5 Jan 1802 at or near Lowes Crossroads, Sussex Co., DE and married Margaret "Peggy" Timmons. Joshua Jerman and his family moved to Indiana about 1842. Both he & his wife died in California Township, Starke Co., IN.

They had:
1 & 2.) unknown daughters b. between 1825 and 1830
3.) John Wesley German b. Aug 1832
4.) Sarah Adeline German b. ca 1834
5.) Matthias/Matthew J. German b. ca 1836
6.) Lucretia German b. ca 1839
7.) Joshua A. German b. Jan 1841
8.) Henrietta German b. Mar 1844
9.) Wingate S. German b. 1848
10.) Margaret J. German b. Feb 1849.

Note: Although Joshua's name was still spelled "Jerman" on land patents issued in the early 1850's, by the 1860's his family consistently spelled the name "German." 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Timmons German (1805 - 1878)
 
 Children:
  John Wesley German (1832 - 1904)*
  Matthias J. German (1837 - 1865)*
  Joshua A. German (1841 - 1871)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Round Lake Cemetery
Knox
Starke County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Denise T
Record added: Sep 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15901305
Joshua German
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Joshua German
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- Denise T
 Added: Jan. 5, 2011

- nancy murray
 Added: Nov. 25, 2009
 
 
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