Person:Hans Herr (1)

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Name Hans HERR
Gender Male
Birth? 1608 Sundt, Gallen, Switzerland
Marriage 1628 to Catharina HAAS
Death? 1699 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Emigrated to Palatinate, Germany in 1670. In 1709 Hans and seven other Mennonites bought 10,000 acres of land in Pa. from Wm. Penn. Sailed from Gravesend, England on April 29, 1710.Landed in Philadelphia, Pa. on Sept. 1710. The name of the ship was Mary Hope, Master was John Annis. ( from the O.F. Harr family record)