Hans Abraham Kessler (abt. 1720 - bef. 1768)
of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
before 19 Jul 1768
Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
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| Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania | Lydia, Arrived 29 Sep 1741 . Palatine Migrants
Abraham was born in Germany in about 1720. His birthdate is estimated from ship's passenger records. Abraham was listed as 21 years old when he arrived in Philadelphia in 1741.
Abraham died in 1768 in Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. His probate documents that begin in July 1768 state that he resided in Heidelberg Township.
↑ Page 302, Ralph Strassburger, Pennsylvania German Pioneers: A Publication of the Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808, Vol. I, Ancestry.com ↑ Abraham Kessler Estate File, Berks County, 1768 Ancestry.com
Berks County Deeds, Book B3, Page 521
Giuseppi, M.S., ed.. Naturalizations of Foreign Protestants in the American and West Indian Colonies. London, England: Huguenot Society Publishing, 1921. Ancestry.com
Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Persons Naturalized in the Province of Pennsylvania [1740-1773]. Harrisburg, PA, USA: 1876. Ancestry.com
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