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Descendants of Johan Jacob METSKER (METZGER)

Fourth Generation

6. George Philip METSKER (METZGER) (Johann Adam , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 3 Jul 1737 in Niederlinxweiler, Saarland, (rhine-Pfalz), Ger. . He died in Mills Creek, PA.

Philip Metzger found in:
Genealogical Records: Pennsylvania Colonial Records, 1600s-1800s
Listed in: Foreigners Who Took The Oath Of Allegiance 1727-1775
Page number: 433
List of foreigners imported in the ship "Brothers", Captain William Muir, from Rotterdam.
Qualified September 30, 1754

1790 Census
George Metzger Not Stated, Montgomery, PA 1790

George married Anna Louisa Julianna BRUMBAUGH on 28 Dec 1757 in Pennsylvania .

They had the following children:

  13 F i Elizabeth METSKER (METZGER) was born about 1780 in Of Maryland. She died in 1832.
+ 14 M ii Jacob METSKER (METZGER)

7. Johann Valentin ? METSKER (METZGER) (Johann Adam , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born in Apr 1741/1743 in Niederlinxweiler, Germany. He died on 16 Feb 1807 in Woodbury Twp., Bedford Co., Pa./ Blair Co., Pa..

It is not proven that Johann was the son of George Valentin Metsker, however his first son was born in Huntingdon, PA where George's descendants lived.

Genealogical Records: Pennsylvania Colonial Records, 1600s-1800s
Listed in: Foreigners Who Took The Oath Of Allegiance
Page number: 472
List of foreigners imported in the ship "Chance", Charles Smith, Master, from Rotterdam, last from Cowes, England
Qualified September 9, 1765
Among the names: Valentin Metzger

Valentin Metzger found in:
Colonial America, 1607-1789 Census Index
State: PA
County: Philadelphia Co.
Location: Philidelphia
Census/Enumeration year: 1764

Valentin Metzger found in:
Colonial America, 1607-1789 Census Index
State: PA
County: Philadelphia Co.
Location: Philidelphia
Census/Enumeration year: 1765

Johann married Catherine. Catherine was born in 1762 in Blair, PA.

They had the following children:

  15 F i Mary METZGER was born about 1766 in Woodberry Twp, Bedford, Pa . She died before 1806 in Woodbury, Hunt., Pa .
  16 F ii Catherine METZGER was born about 1768 in Woodberry Twp, Bedford, Pa . She died in 1813.
  17 F iii Elizabeth METZGER was born about 1771 in Woodberry Twp, Bedford, Pa .
+ 18 M iv John METZGER
  19 F v Catharina METZGER was born about 1773 in Woodberry Twp, Bedford, Pa .
  20 F vi Christiana METZGER was born about 1775 in Woodberry Twp, Bedford, Pa .
+ 21 M vii Henry METZGER
+ 22 M viii Jacob METZGER
+ 23 M ix Andrew METZGER

12. George METSKER (George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born in 1746/1750 in Germany. He died on 10 Dec 1793 in Huntingdon Twp, Huntingdon Co, PA.

LDS Web Site:
Husband's Name
George METZGER (AFN:21CQ-4VC)
Born: 1746 Place: Germany
Died: 1797 Place: Huntingdon County, Pa.
Father: George Valentin METZGER (AFN:21CQ-4XR)
Mother: Maria Elizabeth KEIBERT (AFN:21CQ-4Z0)
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Wife's Name
Elizabeth (AFN:21CQ-4WK)
Born: Abt 1746 Place: <Germany Or Maybe Pa.>
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Children
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1. Sex Name
M Michael MEDSKER (AFN:1XGR-VCB)
Born: 1781 Place: Germany Or Maybe Pa.
Died: 5 Aug 1845 Place: Hillsboro, , , Ohio

Volume XXV, Guide to Decedents' Estates, Will Book One, 1787-1807, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, Page 138
Page 112; Letters of Administration on Est. of George Metzker, granted 6 February 1797
NOTE: George Midsker was assessed in Huntingdon Twp. in 1788. As George Metsker in 1790 his family included 4 males under 16, and 3 females - 1790 Census, 124.

George Metzger found in:
Genealogical Records: Pennsylvania Colonial Records, 1600s-1800s
Listed in: Persons Naturalized in Pennsylvania, 1740-73
Page number: 39
"On the 24th day of September, 1753, at the said Supream Court, before the said judges in pursuance of the aforesaid Act of Parliament, the following persons:" (Included in this list is George Metzker, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania, September 22, 1753)

1790 Census
Name: George Metsker
Township: Not Stated
County: Huntingdon
State: Pennsylvania
Year: 1790 Roll: M637_8 Page: 124 Image: 0321
1 male over 16, 4 males under 16, 3 females

Ancestry.com Family Trees:
ID: I1639
Name: George Metsker
Sex: M
Birth: ABT. 1750 in Germany
Death: 10 DEC 1793 in Huntingdon Twp, Huntingdon Co, PA
Note: 1753 Aug 26, naturalized to US in Lancaster, PA. If you have to be 21 years of age to be naturalized, then b. abt 1732 per Robert Metzker notes.

Marriage 1 Mary Elizabeth Unknown b: ABT. 1751
Married: ABT. 1770 in PA/VA
Children
Jacob Metsker b: 6 MAR 1771 in VA
Adam Metsker b: 10 MAY 1773 in Washington Co, MD
Mary Metsker b: ABT. 1777
George Metsker b: ABT. 1779 in PA
Michael Metsker b: ABT. 1781 in VA
Rachel Metsker b: 10 DEC 1784 in Huntingdon Twp, Huntingdon Co, PA
David Metsker b: 25 DEC 1787 in PA

George married Mary Elizabeth about 1770. Mary was born about 1751. She died after 1800.

1800 Census
Name: Metzgar, Widow
Township: Earl
County: Lancaster
State: Pennsylvania
Year: 1800 Roll: M32_39 Page: 66 Image: 36

George and Mary had the following children:

+ 24 M i Jacob METSKER
  25 M ii Adam METSKER was born on 10 May 1773 in Washington Co., Maryland. He died about 1801 in New Market Twp, Green or Clermont Co, OH..

1800 Census
Name: Metzgar, Adam
Township: Lancaster
County: Lancaster
State: Pennsylvania
Year: 1800 Roll: M32_39 Page: 38 Image: 22
  26 F iii Mary METSKER was born about 1777.
+ 27 M iv George METSKER
+ 28 M v Michael METSKER
  29 F vi Rachel METSKER was born on 10 Dec 1784 in Huntingdon Twp, Huntingdon Co, PA.
+ 30 M vii David MEDSKER

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