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Johannes Jacob "John" Handwerk, Sr
Birth: Jan. 29, 1710
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: Jul. 1, 1791
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA

The cemetery is actually in Heidelberg Twp not Slatington. His parents were Wilhelm Rudolph and Kunigunda Handwerk both died in Fulda, Hessen, Germany. He was the first born. He married Barbara Lamb in Hettenhausen, Fulda, Hessen, Germany Aug 16, 1731. He arrived at Philadelphia harbor Oct 9, 1749 aboard the ship Lydia with his wife and at least 5 children following his brothers Hans Heinrich and Peter Jacob Sr. Handwercker. They had at least 7 children total. Hantwerk is the German spelling of his name.

Nov. 9, 1758 he purchased 57 acres of land in Heidelberg Twp. The Handwerks became a large family clan in Heidelberg and can be found in many historical documents.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Kunigunda Handwerk (1689 - 1730)
 
 Spouse:
  Barbara Lamb Handwerk (1709 - 1766)*
 
 Children:
  Frederick Handwerk (1758 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Heidelberg Union Cemetery (Heidelberg)
Slatington
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: SallyDeppe
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
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