JOHANN JACOB GOTTWALT

Male 1738 - 1790


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  • Name  JOHANN JACOB GOTTWALT  [1, 2
    Born  27 Jan 1737/38  Michelatadt, Starkenbg. Hesse Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Birth  27 Jan 1737/38  Michelatadt, Starkenbg. Hesse Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Immigration  24 Sep 1751  Arrived in America at the Port Of Philadelphia on ship "Neptune" Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number  Code #100 
    Died  Mar 1790  Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID  I582  Welcomer and Poor Relatives
    Last Modified  10 Aug 2009 

    Father  JOHANN ADAM GOTTWALD,   b. 28 Jun 1697, Michelatadt, Starkenbg. Hesse Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  ANNA ELISABETH DIETRCH,   b. Abt 1701, Michelatadt, Starkenbg. Hesse Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Apr 1731  [1, 2
    Family ID  F269  Group Sheet

    Family  MARIA CATHARINA,   b. ?  
    Married  Abt 1757  Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Johann Jacob Gottwalt,   b. Abt 1759, Conastoga Twp, Lancaster, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Anna Elizebeth Gottwalt,   b. 22 Jan 1760, Conastoga Twp, Lancaster, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. ANDREAS GOTTWALT,   b. 29 Jul 1762, Conestoga Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1806, at the age of 44-2-3 York CO., PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Phillip Felix Gottwalt,   b. 13 May 1764, Conewago Twp., York Co, Pa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1819, Spring Garden Twp, York CO, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Maria Catharina Gottwalt,   b. 2 Mar 1767, Conastoga Twp, Lancaster, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John George Gottwalt,   b. 23 Apr 1770, York , York Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F262  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • [Gottwald-Fink.FTW]

      [Casper_Gottwald_Decend.FTW]

      Johanna Jacob Gottwalt - Immigrant, arrived on Sept 24, 1751 on the shipNeptune " in Philadelphia, PA. He served in the Rev. War as and Ensignin the Second Battalion, York County Militia, Manchester Twp, York,County PA - under Capt. Koppenhaffer,

      He served for one year (1779) ( PA Archives, 6th Series, Vol. 11 pp 464 &610 His name also appears in the returns of Capt. Henry Mathias Company,November 20, 1782 as " Serjt " ( Ibit pp. 665 )

      Year 1783 ( MS R-1-F-14 - Gottwaldt, Jacob Sr. - Manchester Twp.Inhabit. 6 Land 37

      Source 1772 Tax Records Jacob Gotwald - Manchester Twp. Valuation9 Tax 0.1.6


      Immigrated to America 9/24/1751 on Ship 'Neptune' from Rott erdam, lastfrom Cowes, with 284 passengers. Served in Revo lutionary War, Ensign,3rd. CO, 2nd Batt., York County Mili tia. [DAR has his rank listed asLt.] Served under Captai n Simon Kopenhaffer's Company in the FirstBattalion of th e York County Assoiators of 1776. His son, Andrew, serveda s a private in the same company. The First Batt. was organi zed by Col.James Smith [a signer of the Declaration of Ind ependence] in 1775. Hisdaughter, Maria Catherine, marrie d a son of Captian Kopenhaffer. SignedOath of Allegiance a nd Oath of Abjuration to King George II of England.

  • Sources 
    1. [S484] Casper_Gottwald_Decend.FTW, Date of Import: Jul 30, 2000.

    2. [S81] Gottwald-Fink.FTW, Date of Import: Jul 31, 2000.


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