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Jacobus Schaeffer (abt. 1657 - abt. 1714)

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Jacobus Schaeffer
Born about in Oferdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germanymap
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Kusterdingen in the Rhine Palatinatemap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Columbia County, New Yorkmap
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Biography

Jacobus Schaeffer

This Jacobus SCHAEFFER was my (the source) 7th great grandfather. He and his wife and family were amongst the first set of Palatine German immigrants to settle in 1709/1710 in upper New York State, first along the Hudson River and later along the Mohawk River. He chose the Hudson River Valley.

Detailed information about the 1709 immigration of the Palatine Families from Germany to England and then to the USA has been assembled by Henry Z Jones in his two Volume work "The Palatine Families of New York", published in 1985 by Picton Press. Information about this book and others written by Henry Z Jones can be found at: Hank Jones. Information about this particular SCHAEFFER family can be found on pages 819 - 824 of "The Palatine Families of New York", Volume II.

Birth

Jacobus Schaeffer was born ca. 02 AUG 1657 at Oferdingen in the Rhine Palatinate (now Oferdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.) [1]

Note: This Jacobus SCHAEFFER was my 7th great grandfather. He and his wife and family were amongst the first set of Palatine German immigrants to settle in 1709/1710 in upper New York State, first along the Hudson River and later along the Mohawk River[2]. Jacobus Schaeffer chose to settle in the Hudson River Valley.

Parents

  • Father: Conrad SCHAEFFER b: 1623 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
  • Mother: Elisabetha SCHLAUCH b: 1627 in now Dötzingen, Luchow-Dannenberg, Niedersachsen, Germany[2]. marrried ca. 1648 at , , Germany.

Siblings

Children of Conrad Schaeffer and Elisabetha Schlauch[3]:

  • Catharina Schaeffer was b. September 14, 1649 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany; d. October 4, 1734 (Age 85).
  • Jacobus Schaeffer was b. ca. May 9, 1651 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany.
  • Jacobus Schaeffer was b. September 30, 1652 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany.
  • Anna Maria Schaeffer was b. July 4, 1654 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany; d. January 25, 1718 (Age 63).
  • Anna (twin) Schaeffer was b. December 29, 1655 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany; d. March 25, 1656 (Age 2 months).
  • Margaretha (twin) (1) Schaeffer was b. December 29, 1655 at Kusterdingen, Wurtemburg, Germany; d. March 25, 1656 (Age 2 months).
  • Jacob Schaeffer was b. August 2, 1657 at Kusterdingen, Tubinge, Wurtemburg, Germany. m. Anna Mueck on June 13, 1683 (Age 25) at , , Germany.
  • Johannes Schaeffer was b. March 2, 1659 at Kusterdingen, , Germany, d. January 5, 1660 (Age 10 months).
  • Michael Schaeffer was b. January 21, 1662 at Kusterdingen, , Germany.
  • Han Conrad (twin) Schaeffer was b. January 21, 1662 at Kusterdingen, , Germany, d. June 17, 1662 (Age 4 months).
  • Johannes Schaeffer was b. October 28, 1664 at Kusterdingen, , Germany; d. February 24, 1666 (Age 15 months).
  • Margaretha (2) Schaeffer was b. April 22, 1666 at Kusterdingen, , Germany, d. 1666.

Married

Jacobus Schaeffer married[2]:

1) Anna MUECK b: 1657 in Solmfeld, Strassburg, Bayern, Germany on 13 JUN 1683 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. Anna Schaeffer (nee Mueck) passed away in 1709 in German Flatts, Herkimer County (???), New York [4]. What was she doing in Herkimer County?

Children

All the children are thought to have been born in the Palatinate[2].

  • Johann Conradus SCHAEFFER b: 01 APR 1684 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany[5]. Johann Conradus Schaeffer passed away on May 10, 1695 in Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany[6]. d. May 10, 1695 (Age 11) at Kusterdingen, , Germany[7]
  • Anna Barbara SCHAEFFER b: ABT 11 MAR 1687 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. Barbara Schaefer passed away on March 27, 1750 in Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany[8].
  • Johann Georg SCHAEFFER b: 05 MAR 1691 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; m. Anna Maria Matthes on October 28, 1714 (Age 23) at West Camp, Queensbury, , New York; died 1733 in Dutchess, New York[9][10].
  • Johann Adam SCHAEFFER b: 1693 in now Sponheim, Bad Kreuznach, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
  • Jacob SCHAEFFER b: ABT 1693 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; m. 1 Anna Dorothea SCHERTZ b: ABT. 1692 in Darmstadt, Germany; d. in Province of New York.[11].
  • Anna Maria SCHAEFFER b: 17 MAY 1694 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany, d. March 14, 1695 (Age 9 months) at Kusterdingen, , Germany[12]
  • Anna SCHAEFFER b: ABT 1695 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
  • Johann Michael SCHAEFFER b: ABT 1700 in Germany; d. and buried on October 21, 1707 (Age 7) at Spranthal, , Germany[13].
  • Johann Jacob SCHAEFFER b: ABT 20 OCT 1704 at Spranthal, , Germany[14].
  • Heinrich SCHAEFFER b: 1706 in now Kusterdingen, Tubingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany ?
  • Caspar SCHAEFFER b: 13 APR 1709 in now Sprantal, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany[15].

Arrival

Arrival BET 1711 AND 1783 Pennsylvania [1]

Death

Jacobus Schaeffer died ca. 1714, in Columbia County, Province of New York, British America[2].

Sources

  1. Anna Mueck
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Jones, Henry Z.; The Palatine Families of New York; pages 819 - 824 of Volume II.
  3. Webtrees Rognan_Norway -- Conrad Schaeffer
  4. Anna Mueck
  5. Ancestry--Search
  6. http://www.lisa.com/bdm/s/schaeffer/johann_conradus_schaeffer_12615.html
  7. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  8. Barbara SCHAEFFER
  9. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  10. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?gl=allgs&gss=sfs28_ms_f-2_s&new=1&rank=1&msT=1&gsfn=Johann%20Georg&gsfn_x=0&gsln=Schaeffer&gsln_x=0&msypn__ftp=Kusterdingen%2C%20Tubingen%2C%20Baden-Wuerttemberg%2C%20Germany&MSAV=0&msbdy=1691&cp=0&catbucket=rstp&uidh=000
  11. Jacob SCHAEFFER
  12. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  13. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  14. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  15. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  • Source: Henry Z Jones in his two Volume work "The Palatine Families of New York", published in 1985 by Picton Press. Information about this book and others written by Henry Z Jones can be found at: http://www.hankjones.com
  • Source: Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees; Publication: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: Name: www.ancestry.com; Database online.; Text: Record for Jacobus Schaeffer
  • Source: Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees; Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: Name: www.ancestry.com; Database online: Text: Record for Anna Mueck
  • Source: Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees; Publication: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: Name: www.ancestry.com; Database online: Text: Record for Johann Georg Schaeffer

Footnotes

  1. Anna Mueck
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Jones, Henry Z.; The Palatine Families of New York; pages 819 - 824 of Volume II.
  3. Webtrees Rognan_Norway -- Conrad Schaeffer
  4. Anna Mueck
  5. Ancestry--Search
  6. http://www.lisa.com/bdm/s/schaeffer/johann_conradus_schaeffer_12615.html
  7. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  8. Barbara SCHAEFFER
  9. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  10. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?gl=allgs&gss=sfs28_ms_f-2_s&new=1&rank=1&msT=1&gsfn=Johann%20Georg&gsfn_x=0&gsln=Schaeffer&gsln_x=0&msypn__ftp=Kusterdingen%2C%20Tubingen%2C%20Baden-Wuerttemberg%2C%20Germany&MSAV=0&msbdy=1691&cp=0&catbucket=rstp&uidh=000
  11. Jacob SCHAEFFER
  12. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  13. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  14. webtrees Rognan_Norway
  15. webtrees Rognan_Norway

Acknowledgments

  • Thank you to John Woolard for creating WikiTree profile Schaeffer-312 through the import of JWtemp.GED on May 19, 2013.
  • Schaffer-907 was created by Tom Quick, Quick-803 23:33, 15 January 2016 (EST).


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On 26 Dec 2016 at 04:14 GMT Tom Quick wrote:

Surname should be Schaeffer



Jacobus is 20 degrees from SJ Baty, 22 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 17 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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