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Johann Georg Kern (1696 - 1763)

Johann Georg (George) Kern
Born in Bergzabern, Palatinate, Bavaria, Germanymap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died at about age 66 in Upper Millford, Pennsylvaniamap
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Johann Georg was christened 23 SEP 1696 at Bergzabern, Germany. [1]

George Kern, his wife Catherine Elizabeth and eldest son George Jacob Kern born 1725, arrived in 1737 from Switzerland [2] and settled in Whitehall, Pennsylvania.

In addition to George Jacob is Catherine Elizabeth born 1741 married Phillip Jacob Shreiber, Christopher and Peter.


Sept. 26, 1737. Palatines imported in the ship Saint Andrew Galley, John Stedman, Master, from Rotterdam, last from Cowes. In all 450. page 108; ninth name down on left [Link]

A find a Grave memorial set in the Egypt Cemetery, Egypt, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States of America [3]


  1. "Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898", database, FamilySearch ( : 21 February 2020), Johann Georg Kern, 1696.
  2. History of Lehigh County Pennsylvania and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of its Families, vol. 2
  3. Find A Grave: Memorial #133748537
  • Germany, Select Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898

Name: Johann Georg Kern Gender: Male Baptism Date: 23. Sep 1696 (23 Sep 1696) Baptism Place: Evangelisch-Lutherische,Bergzabern,Pfalz,Bavaria Father: Christoph Kern Mother: Catharina FHL Film Number: 247673 See Also:

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Kern-768 and Kern-7 appear to represent the same person because: this are a match though he was born in Switzerland
posted by Jacqueline Clark

Rejected matches › George Jacob Kern (1709-1763)

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