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Purysburg, Arrived 12 March 1734

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Date: 8 Jan 1734 to 12 Mar 1734
Location: Wrightsborough, Georgiamap
Surnames/tags: Salzburger Southern Colonies Savannah
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The 50 Passengers of the Purysburg


The 50 individuals listed below made up the first out of fourTransport Ships of the "Salzburgers".

These settlers left Salzburg, Austria bound for Savannah and then the Wrightsborough Settlement in the Province of Georgia. It was a two month trip across the Atlantic Ocean to escape religious persecution in their native country of Salzburg, presently known as Austria.

Boltzius, Johann Martin b. 1703 d. 1765 From Prussia
Braunberger, Matthaus b. 1703 d. 1765 From Prussia
Fleiss, Balthasar b. 1706 d. 1734
Gronau, Israel Christian b. 1714 d. 1745 From Sachsen-Anhalt
Gruber, Hans b. 1688 d. 1734
Gruber, Peter b. 1697 d. 1740
Gschwandl, Thomas b. 1695 d. 1761
Gschwandl, Margaretha (wife) b. 1710 d. 1735
Gschwandl, Martaretha (child) b. 1732 d. 1761
Hertzog, Martin b. 1698
Hierl, Maria b. 1711
Hofer, Anna b. 1708 d. 1735
Huber, Lorentz b. 1679 d. 1734
Huber, (Maria) Magdalena (wife) b. 1681 d. 1734
Huber, Magdalena (child) b. 1720 d. 1734
Huber, Johann (child) b. 1723 d. 1735
Huber, Maria (child) b. 1725 d. 1735
Huber, Margaretha Huber (child) b. 1728
Kroehr, Catharina b. 1716
Gronau, Israel married 1734
Lemke married 1736 d. 1776
Kroehr, Gertruat b. 1719
Boltzius married 1735
Lackner, Tobias b. 1693 d. 1734
Leimberger, Christian b. 1710 d. 1763
Mittersteiner, Matthaus b. 1692 d. 1734
Mosshamer, Johaan b. 1699 d. 1735
Rohrmoser, Maria Rohrmoser (wife)
Gruber, Peter married 1736
Ortmann, Christoph b. ca 1683 d. by 1755
Ortmann, Julianna (wife) b. ca 1693
Piedler, Catharina b. 1711
Rottenberger, Stephan Rottenberger married
Rauner, Leonard b. 1706 d. 1740 From Swabia
Rauschgott, Simon b. 1709 d. 1735
Reiter, Maria b. 1712 d. 1734
Reiter, Simon b. 1707
Rohrmoser, Barbara b. 1697 d. 1735
Roth, Georg Bartholomaus b. 1688 d. 1735 From Bavaria
Oswald, Maria Barbara (wife) b. 1701 d. 1736
Schweiger, Georg b. 1714 d. aft 1774
Schweighoffer, Paul b. 1692 d. 1736
Pindlinger, Margaretha (wife) b. 1692
Schweighoffer, Maria (child)
Riedelsperger, Christian II married
Riedelsperger, Thomas (child) b. 1729 d. 1772
Riedelsperger, Ursula (child) b. 1732
Schweikert, Christian b. 1701 d. 1735
Steiner, Christian b. 1705 d. 1735
Zwiffler, (Johann) Andreas d. 1749 Hungarian German

Links to All Four Ships

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I'm pretty sure Peter Gruber is listed twice here. once 6th on the list and then 29th?
posted on Full Passenger List of the Purysburg (merged) by Amanda (Moyer) Torrey
Great eye! Admittedly, I just did a copy and paste.

Since you are more an expert of the Salzburgers, can I leave this to you to research and remove if necessary? :)

Thanks! Sandy

posted on Full Passenger List of the Purysburg (merged) by Sandy (Craig) Patak
I will be more than happy to monitor the lists! OMG
posted on Full Passenger List of the Purysburg (merged) by Amanda (Moyer) Torrey