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John Henry Hain (abt. 1723 - 1795)

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John Henry (Henry) Hain
Born about in Heidelberg, Berks, Pennsylvania Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Berks, Pennsylvania Colonymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Berks, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Nov 2011 | Last significant change: 24 Nov 2018
01:24: Sandie (Schwartz) Schwarz edited the Marriage Data for John Henry Hain (abt.1723-1795). [Thank Sandie for this]
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Categories: Palatine Migrants' Children.



Reference: ID0562
Event: named in father's will
Type: Misc.
Date: 17 Nov 1743
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[1]
Event: was warranted land
Type: Misc.
Date: 21 Oct 1747
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[2]


Husband: John Henry Hain
Wife: Anna Christina Unknown
Marriage: [3][4][5]
Event: sponsors of the baptism of a son of John Peter Fasust and wife
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 9 Apr 1749
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[6]
Address: Hain's Church and Cemetery
Wernersville, PA
Name: Hain's Church and Cemetery
City: Wernersville
State: PA
Wernersville, Berks County, Pennsylvania
-- Coordinates: (Google Earth)
-- Church: 40° 20' 20.89" N 76° 04' 17.83" W Elevation 552'
Child: Unknown Hain
Child: Unknown Hain
Child: Daniel Hain
Data Changed:
Date: 9 Nov 2010
Time: 17:22
Husband: John George Hain
Wife: Veronica Koch
Date: Bet 1708 and 1710[7]
Note: #NF354
Residence: on land that had been acquired from the Penn's and from William Allen[8]
Date: 1711
Place: Livingston Manor, Sullivan County, New York, United States[9]
Event: were named in the baptisim of their son Johann
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 6 Jun 1716[10]
Residence: in theTulpehocken section
Date: Abt 1717
Place: , Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States[11]
Event: German Migration from New York to Pennsylvania
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 1723
Place: , , Pennsylvania, United States[12][13]
Event: had new granite marker erected
Type: Misc (Family)
Date: 1926[14]
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

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.


John Henry /Hahn/
Name: John Henry


  1. 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, devise and bequeath unto my son John Henry 100 acres of land which I bought of William Allen, and 100 acres of land at the upper end of the said tract which I took up from the proprietor, both lying and situated on Dry Creek near my dwelling house." CONT CONT "Then I give, devise and bequeath unto my two last named John Henry and John Casper that tract of land adjoining William Allen's by the hill, containing 126 acres, to be equally used or divided between them;"
  2. Source: #S80 Page: viewed ; 18 June 2010; 33, 36 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: Page 33: "Bird also acquired the small triangular tract of 6 acres shown as #37c and E which the warrant map shows as part of a warrant for 119 acres 20 perches unto Henry Hain, another of george Hain's sons, warranted on Oct. 21, 1747, and is shown by Bershire deed to have been purchased by Birdin August of 1755,....." Page 33: "The next tract recorded in the Berkshire deed is a tract of 200 acres which it says consisted of two tracts warranted to Peter Grotehouse on June 7, 1750, who by deed on Oct. 2, 1750 granted this land to Henry Hain and Henry in turn sold the deed to William Bird on June 28, 1755." Page 36 : "It is not known when tract #37B, warranted to Henry Hain, became Ege Property but it was surveyed Sept. 15, 1834, no doubt in anticipation of its sale to Elizabeth Hain [ID unknown] on a patent for 32 acres 103 perches on July 6, 1837."
  3. Source: #S147 Page: Page 10 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2 Note: Acc634 CONT Location: RH Archives/ SB-7/ folder 2
  4. Source: #S100 Page: Pg 7 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  5. Source: #S147 Page: Page 10 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2
  6. Source: #S54 Page: viewed; 8 January 2010; page 28; Baptism information Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: "1749, Apr. 9. ..., a son of John Peter Faust and Wife Anna Maria. Sponsors, John Henry Hain (Hen) and wife Anna Christina."
  7. Source: #S100 Page: Pg 6 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  8. 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."
  9. Source: #S147 Page: page 12 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Text: Daughter Elizabeth Gertrude Hain born here
  10. 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”
  11. 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
  12. Source: #S162 Page: vol 1, page 895 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2
  13. Source: #S74 Page: pgs 538-541 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  14. 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."
  15. Source: #S3 Page: Database online. TMPLT FIELD Name: Page VALUE Database online. Data: Text: Record for Veronica Koch Haehn CONT
  • 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 Repository: #R1 Call Number: Bk3396 Page: Pg 7 Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  • Repository: R1 Name: Robbhaas Address: Robbhaas Name: Robbhaas E-Mail Address:
  • 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 Object: Format: pdf File: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Books\Bk2921-pg22-76.pdf Title: pages 22-76 Scrapbook: Y Type: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Books\Bk2921-pg22-76.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 Repository: #R47 Call Number: Bk2923 -
  • 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 Object: Format: pdf File: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0193-Bk3391-ChroniclesOfPennsylvania-Vol2.pdf Title: Chronicles of PA, Vol 2, Selected Pages Note: Bk3391 - Scrapbook: Y Primary or Preferred: Y Type: C:\Users\Walt\Documents\My Dropbox\Genealogy\Documents\Doc0193-Bk3391-ChroniclesOfPennsylvania-Vol2.pdf
  • Source: S80 Abbreviation: Berkshire Furnace Title: Herbert P Reed, The Story of the Berkshire Furnace, born 1750, died 1793 (Wernersville, Pa: Herbert P Reed, 1975), ; digital images,, Bk2967 Reference: Bk2967 Text: The Hain name is found on the following pages: 17, 32, 33, 35 and 36. Repository: #R3 Call Number: Bk2967


  • WikiTree profile Hain-68 created through the import of OBrien Family Tree.ged on Dec 14, 2011 by Jamie O'Brien. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jamie and others.
  • WikiTree profile Hain-14 created through the import of AugustHaasFamily2011-11-20.ged on Nov 20, 2011 by Walt Robbins. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Walt and others.
  • Thank you to Mike Minnick for creating WikiTree profile Hahn-560 through the import of minnick.ged on Jan 18, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Mike and others.

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On 26 May 2018 at 19:37 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

Hahn-560 and Hain-14 appear to represent the same person because: same person; slight difference in birth date but same parents and death date;

Hain was spelling used after family settled in Pennsylvania

On 26 May 2018 at 19:34 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

Hain-68 and Hain-14 appear to represent the same person because: same person

Henry is 23 degrees from Rosa Parks, 22 degrees from Anne Tichborne and 20 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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