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Johann Georg Schleicher (1702 - abt. 1749)

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Johann Georg (Johann Georg) Schleicher
Born in Duchy of Wurttemberg, Germanymap
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
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Died about in Pennsylvaniamap
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Johann Georg Schleicher was born June 23, 1702 in Steinheim, Jagstkreis, Wuerttemberg, Germany. His parents were Georg Caspar Schleicher and Anna Hershin. He emigrated in 1737. He married Maria Elizabeth Rausch and settled first in Lancaster, County, Pennsylvania and later in York, County.

They had two children. Their son, John Schleiffer (1740-1818) married Catrina. They had six children and settled in Washington, County, Tennessee. Descendants and relatives lived in Tennessee, Oklahoma, Texas, Ohio, Missouri and elsewhere., [1]

Note: N2Immigrated in 1737 to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania aboard the 'Billender Townshead' from Amsterdam, Holland to Cowes, then to Philadelphia, arriving on October 5, 1737. Name appears as 'John Slyger' in the list of foreigners swearing allegiance to the province of Pennsylvania. Sailed with a party of 231 passengers, a colony of German Immigrants. Thomas Townsend was the master of the ship. Name changed to Slyger when he took the Oath. Christened: 23 June, 1702 in Wurttemberg, Steinheim Germany Was affiliated with the First Reformed Church while living in Lancaster County, PA. Later, moving to York County, PA, they were associated with the Christ Lutheran Church.

Record ID Number: MH:N2
Johann Georg Sliger (Schleicher)
Birthdate: June 23, 1702
Birthplace: Steinheim (Albuch Parish), Jagstkreis, :Wuerttemberg, Germany
Death: Died 1749 in Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:
Son of Georg Caspar Schleicher and Anna Margarethe Schleicher
Husband of Maria Elizabeth Schleicher
Father of Johann George Slyger, II and Eva Catherine Sliger (Schleiffer)
Brother of Helena Sliger (Schleicher); Judith Sliger (Schleicher); Anna Maria Sliger (Schleicher); Jacob Sliger (Schleicher); Eva Catherine Schleicher


  1. Sliger and Related Families in America, Della Prietta Clouse, Dogwood Printing, 1993 - 636 pages.

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