Anna Dorothea Pfeiffer Nehs

Death unknown
Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Earlington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 62586326 · View Source
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Anna was the daughter of Hans Martin Pfeiffer (b.1664, d.1706) and Anna Maria Motz (b.1673, d.1753). She was born in Preutschdorf, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. At the time this area of France was part of Germany. Her siblings were: Maria Barbara, Anna Margaretha, Hans Heinrich, Georg Friedrich, Maria Catharina and Hans Martin Pfeiffer Jr.

Anna married Michael Nehs on 2 Feb 1727 in Prueschdorf, Germany. They named their children: Maria Margaretha, Michael, George and Jacob Nehs.

On 21 Sep 1731, at the age of 26, she arrived in Philadelphia, PA(immigrated) with her husband, his parents and her first two children; aboard the ship "Britannia" with Captain Michael Franklyn.

Anna died sometime after her husband's death on 22 Feb 1745 as she was listed as her husband's executor when his estate was finalized after his death.

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  • Created by: Kathy Deam
  • Added: 5 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62586326
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna Dorothea Pfeiffer Nehs (17 Nov 1704–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62586326, citing Little Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery, Earlington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Deam (contributor 47129142) .