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Re: Botetourt County-Painter family
Posted by: Jewl Date: November 27, 2001 at 19:54:30
In Reply to: Re: Botetourt County-Painter family by Judie Schatz of 1300


My Great Relitive was Johann Michael Harriger or Hoeger.
He came to america on September 1717 withhis family as part of of a group of over 300 German Imigrants who came together in three ships. They had sailed from near hiedelberg, in Baden-Wurttemberg,Southeren Germany in the early July with a party ogf Lutherans under the leaders ship of a Minister Anthony Jacob Henckel, who left Germany becasue of probelms with the Catholic authorities than in Power.

I am trying to find out more infomration on this story.

Thank you Happy to shre what I have.

Jewl Wall


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