Philip Hansel

  • Birth 1750 Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death Aug 1819 Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
  • Memorial ID 25429268

Phillip HANSEL'S parents are uncertain but it is thought that he was born in Pennsylvania(?Bucks Co) c1750 and perhaps related to the family of Johann Michael HANSEL and Catherine DEWALT of Berkely Co, WV.

In 1818 the HANSEL Farm was described as "..About 137 acres of Land, 70-80 acres of which are cleared, and laid off into convenient fields with about 15 acres of good timothy meadow the residue in timber. There are on the farm a comfortable dwelling house, a large barn, a saw mill a new Great mile house(?), 40 feet square. This property is on Jennings Run(Small Creek running between Mt. Savage and Frostburg).."(Notice published in WESTERN HERALD of Cumberland MD)

Phillip and Hannahs children were:

-1 Philip c1788 - Single?
-2 Jacob c1789 - c1846PA
-3 Catherine c1791 - m Jesse SPURRIER
-4 Margaret c1793MD- m Jacob WORKMAN
-5 Sarah c1795MD- OCT1858IA Single
-6 Susanna 1798MD-11AUG1837OH m John CROBARGER
-7 George 14JUN1801MD-18JAN1844PA
-8*JOHN c1805MD-16JAN1883IA
-9 Solomon 1806MD-26SEP1874MD

He married Hannah CLAPSADDLE d/o George and Susanna of Frederick Co, MD & Franklin Co, PA. Hannah died prior to 1818 and is probably buried on the old HANSEL Farm.

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  • Created by: H BRAUN
  • Added: 21 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25429268
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Hansel (1750–Aug 1819), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25429268, citing Hansel Farm Cemetery, Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by H BRAUN (contributor 46848471) .