PVT. JOHANN MICHAEL BRAUN, SR 1724-1785
Born on the 15th of January 1724 in the Palatine area of GERMANY, our Pioneer, John Michael Braun, SR arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in America on the ship Saint Andrews Galley, John Stedman, Master, from Rotterdam in 1737 - only 13 years of age. John Michael, SR settled in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania where he met and married Anna Julianna KARGER 1728-1785. They were married on the 26th of January 1746 by Rev. Stoever in Warwick, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania according to the Hill Evangelical Church Records.
Children of Johann Michael Braun, Sr and his wife, Anna:
Johannes Michael Braun SR was living with his family in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he was listed in the Pennsylvania Early Census in 1752, 1764, and 1773.
In 1776, the Revolutionary War had started and our Patriot, Johannes Michael Brown can be found in Volume 2, Page 266 in the Pennsylvania Revolutionary War Battalions and Militia Index, 1775-1783 as Michael Brown. He is also listed in the Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots and has a marker in the Bindnagle Church Cemetery in Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Michael Brown date of death: 13 March 1785. His tombstone inscribed in German reads: Here rests the body of Michael Braun Born January 15, 1724 Died March 13, 1785. He was interred in Bindnagel Church Cemetery in Lebanon, Lancaster Co. Pennsylvania. Information can be found in the Gerberich Collection at the Bindnagles Lutheran & Reformed Church. Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Genealogical Research Databases, database online, (http://www.dar.org/ : accessed 10 Feb 2018), "Record of BROWN, MICHAEL", Ancestor # A015743.
Johannes Michael Braun wrote his will 13th of March 1785 and it was probated on the 27th of April 1785 according to the book "Der Braun Volks" by Leila Smith Balis. She wrote the book in 1991 and a copy is found at the Johnson County Museum Genealogical Center in Franklin, Indiana. Also a copy is in Possession of Carole Anne Brown-44556 Whittemore, author of this biography and 5th great granddaughter AND DNA match of Johannes. My son is his 6th great grandson, and my Father is his 4th great grandson, both of whom match DNA with Johannes Michael Braun 1724-1785.
Bio and Research by 5th Great Granddaughter, Carole Anne Brown-44556 on the 17th of May 2016.
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BIRTH & DEATH DATES
P185 IMG 144 PA Church & Town Records 1708-1985 Lebanon Co. Name: Michael Braun Birth:15 Jan 1724 Event Type: Burial Place:Statewide Statewide PA Organiz. Name:Gerberich Collection Bindnagles Lutheran & Reformed Church BRAUN: Michael BIRTH: 1/15/1724- DEATH: 3/13/1785
He is NOT related to the Rowan County Michael Braun HOUSE!
1730-1807 Rowan County, North Carolina, USA There are 2 Johann Michael Braun / Browns that are intermingled on Ancestry & I'm trying to straighten them out. MY Johann Michael Braun/Brown was born 1724-1785 the other is Johann Michael born 1732-1807 and was NOT married To Anna Margaret Juliana KARGER
Arrival 26 Sep 1737 From Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS
P108 Names of German, Swiss 47) Palatinates imported in ship St. Andrews Galley, John Stedman, Master, from Rotterdam, last from Cowes. In all 450: Michael Brown 1st column Line 23
Came from GERMANY to America on ship St. Andrew
1737 Pennsylvania, USA Our pioneer John Michael Braun b 15 Jan 1724 Bavaria GERMANY came to America on St Andrew 1737. He settled in Lancaster Co PA m Anna Karger 26 Jan 1746. His will written 13 Mar 1785 Probated 27 Apr 1785
Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s
Name: Johann Michael Braun Year: 1737 Place: Pennsylvania Source Publication Code: 3570.4 Primary Immigrant: Braun, Johann Michael PG 81
Marriage 26 Jan 1745 Warwick, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA
Hill Evangelical Church PA Church Records Adams Berks Lancaster Co 1729-1881 Name: Anna Karger Braun Date:26 Jan 1746 Event:Marriage Relation: Bride Location: Warwick Lancaster Co. Records of Rev. Stoever Record ID:315903 ANNA JULIANA Karger (1728–1785)
Marriage 26 Jan 1746 Conewago, Adams, Pennsylvania, USA
PA Lutheran Bapt & Marriages Early Lutheran Baptisms & Marriages in Southeastern Pennsylvania Wife: Anna Karger Husband:John Michael Braun Marriage: 26 Jan 1746 Vital: Warwick (no previews yet) ANNA JULIANA Karger (1728–1785)
1752 PA Early Census Index
Name: Johannes Braun State: PA County: Philadelphia Co Twp: Philadelphia
Residence 1764 Philadelphia County, PA
Pennsylvania Census, 1772-1890 Name: Johann Michael Braun State: PA COUNTY: Philadelphia County Township: Philadelphia Year: 1764 Database: PA Early Census Index
1773 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA 1773 Database: PA Early Census Index Name: Johannes Braun State: PA County: Philadelphia County Twp: Philadelphia
PA Revolutionary War Battalions & Militia Index
1775-1783 Pennsylvania, USA PA Revolutionary War Battalions and Militia Index, 1775-1783 Name Michael Brown Volume 2 Page 266
Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots
13 Mar 1785 Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots Name Michael Brown Cemetery Bindnagle Ch Cem Location N of Palmyra, Lebanon Co PA 83
13 Mar 1785 Lebanon Twp, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA P185 IMG 136 PA Church & Town Records 1708-1985 Lebanon Co. Name: Michael Braun Birth:15 Jan 1724 Event Type: Burial Place:Statewide Statewide PA Organiz. Name:Gerberich Collection Bindnagles Lutheran & Reformed Church BRAUN: Michael 1/15/1724-3/13/1785
Burial & Findagrave Memorial # 16745748
Mar 1785 Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Bindnagle Lutheran Cemetery Palmyra Lebanon County Pennsylvania, USA His tombstone inscribed in German reads: Here rests the body of Michael Braun Born January 15, 1724 Died March 13, 1785. He was interred in Bindnagel Church Cemetery in Lebanon, Lancaster Co. Pennsylvania. Findagrave Memorial # 16745748 Johann Michael Braun Created by: GerbLady Record added: Nov 22, 2006
27 Apr 1785 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA The following will of John Michael Brown, signed Michael Brown was written in Hanover Twp 13 Mar 1785 Probated 27 Apr 1785 Lancaster Co, PA (now found in Dauphin Co. wills)
BOOK - Der Braun Volks 1991 Leila Smith Balis In Possession of Carole Anne Brown-44556 Whittemore
6th Grat Grandfather of Gary Lee Whittemore, JR - Ancestry DNA 2014 5th Great Grandfather of Carole Anne Brown - AncestryDNA 2013 and 4th Great Grandfather of Roy Theodore Brown, JR 1926-2014 -Ancestry DNA 2014.
My Brown Roots Tree by CaroleAnne269 Bio and Research by 5th Great Granddaughter, Carole Anne Brown-44556 on the 17th of May 2016.
Name: Johan Michael /Braun/
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