|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1736, Germany|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 1809|
The following information came from the Washington County Public Library in Marietta, Ohio from Chris Painter a fellow FAG member. The information is from a book or ducument titled Rack, Racke and Raike and Allied Families, author unknown, over 100 pages. The document titled Family Group Sheet is from fellow FAG member Susie from Missouri.
Johann Phillipp Racke born 12 Feb 1736 Albisheim, Germany. Quote from "Book of Rhineland Emigrants" (Lists of German Settlers in Colonial America) Author - Yoder.
The inventory of Jacob Racke, inhabitant of Albisheim, Germany, dated Feb. 5, 1767, lists two sons of his first marriage, Johann Phillipp Racke and Henrich Casper Racke as being in Pennsylvania. Henrich Casper Racke was born at Albisheim, Jan. 9, 1722, son of Jacob and Anna Margaretha Racke; Johann Phillipp was born there of the same parents, Feb. 12, 1736. Henrich Casper Racke arrived at Philadelphia on the ship, St. Andreas, Sept. 9, 1749 (Strassburger-Hinke, List 128C). Johann Phillipp Racke, arrived on the ship, Britannia, Sept. 26, 1761 (Strassburger-Hinke, List 245C). Towns and villages mentioned can be located on a map in the vicinity of Kircheim-Bolanden. South of Maintz and Northwest of Kaiserslautern).
Johann Phillipp Racke born 12 Feb. 1736 Albisheim, Germany, came to Phiadelphia, Pa. 26 Sept 1764 on the ship, Brittania, Capt. Thomas Arnot was the master. It sailed from Rotterdam, Holland with 112 passengers. (His) wife possibly died on board a later ship. He may have been scalped by Indians.
1. John Rake (possibly the Johann Phillipp Racke above).
2. Abraham Rake born 1780 in Pa. Possibly on the tract of land "Love of Water" on Buffalo Creek, Donigal Twp., Wash. Co., Pa. Died 9 Feb 1869 Elk Twp., Monroe Co., Ohio.
Burial location unknown at this time.
Although Johann Phillip probably had more children than Abraham that information is not known at this time.
My nephew, Samuel Eugene Raike, identified one other child of Johann Jacob being Catherina Phillippina Racke born 3/15/1739.
Johann Jacob Racke (1695 - ____)
Abraham Rake (1780 - 1860)*
Johann Velton Racke (1719 - ____)*
Henrich Casper Racke (1722 - 1790)*
Johanna Maria Racke (1724 - ____)*
Johann Wilheim Racke (1727 - ____)*
Johanna Phillippina Racke (1730 - ____)*
Johann Phillip Racke (1736 - 1809)
Catherina Phillippina Racke (1739 - ____)*
Rockey Family Cemetery
Created by: Greg Raike
Record added: Mar 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35193322