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From: "Pat J." <>
Subject: Re: Nicholas MARTIN
Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2005 07:28:18 -0600
We have a problem with this information. :-( Nicholas was born 1721? and
married 1727??? - first child born 1757...
> Nicholas Martin b 3 Apr 1721 in Sickinghishen, Palatinate, m Susannah
> Ulrich b about Easter 1727. I need to recheck the notebook as I have in
> my record, Ulrich? The children were:
> 1 Elizabeth b 8 Oct 1757 [no mate listed]
> 2 Hans Nicholas b 28 Nov 1759 [m 3 May 1785 Susannah Zug, d/o Jacob & 1)
> 3 Daniel b 21 Jan 1762 [m Hannah Cripe d/o Jacob]
> 4 David b 26 Nov 1764 [m Rosanna Bostetter d/o Andrew & Elizabeth (Long]
> 5 Anna Maria b 12 Mar 1767 [m Jacob Bostetter bro/o Rosanna]
> 6 Catharine b 21 Oct 1769 [m Jacob Angle son Heinrich & Elizabeth
> Further records in Mr. Stutesman's notebook include: Nicholas was the
> minister of the Conewago Dunker congregation in York Co PA when it was
> formed in 1741. He bought "Swamp Experience" 9 Nov 1751 located
> between Elizabethtown [renamed Hagerstown] and the east bank of the
> Conococheague on a tributary named Rush Run near where McDade Road joins
> Broadfording Road. He and Stephen Willarick as administrators of
> George Willarick deceased late of Frederick County MD reported the value
> of the deceases property to the court 27 Aug 1753. He was ordained an
> Elder of the Conococheague and Antietam church in 1757. Joined by wife
> Susannah releasing dower, he sold his land to David Martin 8 May 1794.
> Circa 1801 Alexander Mack Jr mentions Nicholas Martin on a list of
> deceased "dear Brethren". Of the named six children, there is not
> further mention of Elizabeth. Anna Maria remained in Washington County
> MD. Hans Nicholas, David and Catharine lived in Franklin County PA.
> Daniel lived in Montgomery County OH.