Hans Erb b.1678 and Barbara Moser b.1682 immigrated to America in 1737 on the ship"Charming Nancy" and arrived at the Port of Philadelphia on Oct 8,1737. Hans would have been 59 years old and traveled with his younger brother Nicholas Claus Erb b.1680.
Hans Erb and Barbara Moser had 5 known children:Nicholas b.1703,Barbara b.1704, Anna b.1707,Peter b.1712 and Ulrich b.1715 all of Switzerland. "He was the s/o Hans Erb b,1653 and Anna Haldiman b.1653 of Signau,Bern,Switzerland."
In 1749 in following families immigrated to America aboard the ship "Crown" with 500 passengers including Hans Erb b.1678 with wife Barbara Moser b.1682 and family, Peter & Maria Lowis Erb b.1712 and two sons Peter b.1737,Christopher b.1748 and daughter Mary Magdalena b.1734, Nicholas b.1703, Barbara b.1704, Anna b.1707and Ulrich Erb b.1715. Another couple was John Martin Tschudi (Study) b.1718 his wife Anna Margaret Stonesifer b.1724. Nicholas Dill b.1712 with wife. The above passengers arrived in the port of Philadelphia on 30 August 1749 on warm day of rejoicing.