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Johan Adam Wass

Johan Adam Wass

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  • Name Johan Adam Wass 
    Born Abt 1752  NJ,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 May 1800  PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I00771  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Family Elizabeth Laub,   b. 1757, Philadelphia Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1793, Philadelphia Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1774  Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Johan Peter Wass, !,   b. Oct 1775, Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 02 Nov 1776, ,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)  [Natural]
     2. Anne Smarr  [Natural]
     3. Johan Peter Wass, II,   b. 02 Nov 1776, Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Aug 1793, Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)  [Natural]
    +4. Margaret Wass,   b. Abt 1778, Sussex Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     5. Adam Wass,   b. Abt 1779, Sussex Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    +6. George W Wass,   b. 05 Oct 1780, Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1833, ,Somerset,PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Natural]
    +7. John Wass,   b. Dec 1782, Marksboro, Hardwick Twp, Sussex Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     8. Jacob Wass,   b. Abt 1785, Sussex Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    +9. Elizabeth Wass,   b. 1788  [Natural]
    Family ID F00375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1752 - NJ,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jul 1774 - Philadelphia,Philadelphia,PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1800 - PA, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !He was married in St. Michaelis and Zions Church, Philadelphia, Pa. 28 July 1774.Ref:Pennsylvania Marriages Before 1810. Children christened in German Reformed Church of Philadelphia.
      Adam Wass was a taxpayer in Franconia Township, Philadelphia Co., Pa in 1769 also on later tax lists, including 1780, where he was shown as a farmer, in the city of Philadelphia on lists of 1780 and 1782. George Wass is included in the Freeman and Assessors list of Chester Co., Pa. in 1778, 1780 and 1781. Edward Wass on Assessors list of Chester Co. for 1781, and Adam, George and Edward were all enrolled in the Chester Co. or Philadelphia militia in 1781 or later.
      Very early Wass's sailed from Plymouth, England to Virginia in 1585. One of them was William Wass. Most of the men were from Devon.
      Spellings of Wass, Wace, Wasse, Was, Waas, Waz, Waze, Le Wase and DE Was

      I believe our Wass immigrant came from Germany . But we don't know who the immigrant is yet.