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John Adam (Hähn) Hain (1719 - 1773)

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John Adam (Adam) Hain formerly Hähn
Born in Schoharie, Albany, New York Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Berks, Province of Pennsylvaniamap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Dec 2011
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Categories: Palatine Migrants' Children.




Date: 1783[1]


Event: named in father's will
Type: Misc.
Date: 17 Nov 1743
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[2]


Husband: John Adam Hain
Wife: Anna Magdalena Heckert
Marriage: [3][4]
Child: John Hain
Child: Unknown Hain
Child: Eva Hain
Child: Rosina Hain
Data Changed:
Date: 9 Nov 2010
Time: 17:22
Husband: John George Hain
Wife: Veronica Koch
Date: Bet 1708 and 1710[5]
Note: #NF354
Residence: on land that had been acquired from the Penn's and from William Allen[6]
Date: 1711
Place: Livingston Manor, Sullivan County, New York, United States[7]
Event: were named in the baptisim of their son Johann
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 6 Jun 1716[8]
Residence: in theTulpehocken section
Date: Abt 1717
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[9]
Event: German Migration from New York to Pennsylvania
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 1723
Place: , , Pennsylvania, United States[10][11]
Event: had new granite marker erected
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 1926[12]
Child: John Christian Hain
Child: Anna Sabilla Hain
Child: Peter Hain
Child: John Adam Hain
Child: John Frederick Hain
Child: John George Hain
Child: John Henry Hain
Child: John Casper Hain
Child: Joseph Hain
Child: Elizabeth Gertrude Hain
Data Changed:
Date: 14 Nov 2010
Time: 16:24


  1. Source: #S100 Page: Pg 7 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  2. Source: #S54 Page: viewed; 8 January 2010; page 25, 26; Will of George Hen [Hain] Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: "Then I do give and bequeath unto my son John Adam that tract of land of 200 acres which I bought of Martins moreoser; and do give, devise and bequeath unto the said John Adam 50 acres of land situated and lying by or near the church."
  3. Source: #S147 Page: Page 10 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2
  4. Source: #S100 Page: Pg 7 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  5. Source: #S100 Page: Pg 6 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  6. Source: #S147 Page: Page 6 and 8 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: Statement of Lands CONT 1639 Acres CONT 100 acres held by Peter Hain at his father's death and paid for by the father CONT CONT “The land consisting of approximately 1700 acres which George Hain acquired ???? ??? Berks and Dauphan (sp) Turnpike. On the south side of the highway the westerly limit of his land was the present State Hospital road; on[?] the north side of the highway, the western limit of George Hain's extensive holdings was the farm now owned by J. Turner Moore, where it extended in an easterly direction to a corner below the present Hain's Church road near the easterly boundary of the borough of Wernersville. (See the Plan of Original Land Owners on page 7.) According to family tradition George Hain's home was on the site of a beautiful stone residence erected in the early 1800s (Probably in 1803) nearly a mile west of Wernersville on what was known for many years as the James S Hill Farm and now belonging to J. Turner Moore."
  7. Source: #S147 Page: page 12 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: Daughter Elizabeth Gertrude Hain born here
  8. Source: #S147 Page: Page 5 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Note: Acc634 CONT Location: SB-7/ Folder 2 Data: Text: “Baptized in Schoharie June 6, 1716, Johann, born Feb 8 child of John George and Veronica Hohn. Sponsors, Johann Cast and Commissioner” [Magazine “Ye Old Ulster”
  9. Source: #S78 Page: "Tulpehocken Section" - (The website this referred to no longer exists) Acc000687 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Reference: Acc000687 Data: Text: .odt file of article: See Detail Multimedia - (Note: The web page URL no longer is valid) Object: Format: odt File: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0197-Early Berks settlers.odt Title: Tulpehocken Sectionof Berks County Scrapbook: Y Primary or Preferred: Y Type: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0197-Early Berks settlers.odt
  10. Source: #S162 Page: vol 1, page 895 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2
  11. Source: #S74 Page: pgs 538-541 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  12. Source: #S147 Page: Page 8 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2 Data: Text: "both buried in the oldest part of the Hain's Church graveyard. The very early gravestones were usually limestone or sandstone, both of which disintegrate rapidly when exposed to the elements. The limestones marking the graves of George and Veronica Hain having nearly crumbled to pieces, a new granite marker was erected in 1926 by Mr. and Mrs. Charles ? Hain, descendants."
  • Source: S100 Abbreviation: Haas Family History, 1983 Title: Haas Family, The: Including Fischer, Hain, Heckert & Whetstone families c1630 to 1983 Author: Marjorie Van Couwenberghe [ID0381] and Wilma Lucas [ID0379] Publication: (December 1983). Bk3396 Reference: Bk3396
  • Source: S147 Media: Book Abbreviation: Hain Family - George & Veronica - History Title: History of the Hain Family: Descendants of George and Veronica Hain Author: Frances Hain Swope and Henry B Warner, compiler Publication: Reading, PA: Reading Eagle Press, 1941 - Bk2921 Reference: Bk2921 Text: .pdf copies of the pages 1-21 and 22-76: See Source Pictures Repository: #R4 Call Number: Bk2921 Object: Format: pdf File: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Books\Bk2921-pgs1-21.pdf Title: Pages 1-21 Scrapbook: Y Primary or Preferred: Y Type: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Books\Bk2921-pgs1-21.pdf
  • Source: S162 Media: Book Abbreviation: Historical Annals of Berks Co, PA History, 1909 Title: Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County Pennsylvania: Embracing a concise history of the County and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Representaive Families Author: Morton L. Montgomery, compiler Publication: (Chicago: J.H. Beers & Co, 1909), Bk2923 Reference: Bk2923 Text: Hain Data: CONT -- Paris Hain - p 591 (right column, under # II) CONT -- Lewis J Hain (1st Column), George Hain (2nd col, Line 24) - p 834 CONT -- Richard Hain - p 844, 1st column CONT -- Abraham V Hain p 849, second column - Heading -850, 1st col CONT -- James M Hain p 850, 1st col, Heading CONT -- Hain Family p 895, 1st col, heading - 896 - continued from p 895 CONT -- Hain p 949, 2nd col, heading - 950 - Continued from p 949
  • Source: S54 Media: Book Abbreviation: History of St John's (Hain's) Reformed Church Title: History of St. John's (Hain's) Reformed Church in Lower Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Penna Author: Kershner William Jacob and Adam G Lerch Publication: Reading, PA: I M Beaver, 1916. Bk2954 Reference: Bk2954 Repository: #R47 Call Number: Object: Format: txt File: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0042_Notes_Historyof_Hains_Church_Bk2954.txt Title: Notes from Book - .txt file Scrapbook: Y Primary or Preferred: Y Type: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0042_Notes_Historyof_Hains_Church_Bk2954.txt Page: viewed; 7 January 2010; page 24, 25 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: "The inventory was taken August 19, 1746, ..." CONT "From the inventory and will we learn that the following children survived him: John Christ, Peter, George, Adam, Frederick, Henry, Casper (born in 1724, and died October 2, 1762, the father of seven children). Sibilia, wife of Jacob Freymeyer; Elizabeth, wife of William Fisher." [page 25]
  • Source: S74 Abbreviation: Chronicles of Pennsylvania, Vol 2 Title: Keith Charles P, Chronicles of Pennsylvania from the English Revolution to the Peace of Aix-La-Chapelle 1688-1748 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Patterson & White Co, 1917). Reference: Bk3391 Text: .pdf file of Pages 538-541 - See Pictures CONT URL: Repository: #R2


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On 7 Jun 2018 at 08:32 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

Hain-11 and Hähn-2315 appear to represent the same person because: Same person. Please merge into Hähn.

On 7 Jun 2018 at 08:31 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

Hahn-562 and Hähn-2315 appear to represent the same person because: Same person - Hähn is correct spelling

Adam is 20 degrees from Judy Garland, 24 degrees from Mindy Silva and 21 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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