Person:Hans Grosscost (1)

m. Abt 1713/14
  1. Anna Elizabeth Grosscost1717/18 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Hans Philip Grosscost
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1688/89 , Mutterstadt, Pfalz, Bavaria, Germany
Marriage Abt 1713/14 , Mutterstadt, Pfalz, Bavaria, Germanyto Anna Margarita Heim
Immigration[2][3] 1729/30
Death? , , Adams County, Pennsylvania,
  1. ~quick Genealogy. (
    [NI011414] Hans Phillip came to Amer. aboard the Ship "Thistle" of Glascow in 1730. They debarked in Philadelphia, PA Aug 30 1730. Hans & his family made their home in York Co.,PA. Hans Phillip became a citizen of PA in 1735. Documentation: In Palatines on the Ship "Thistle of Glascow"(1730). New World Immigrants, Vol. II pg 31 " Those that could be identified are the following: 5 Groscost(Grosokasten) Phillip from Mutterstadt". PA Archives, 2nd Series,printed under direction of Wm. Francis Harrity, Secy.of Commonwealth, Vol XVIL, Harrisburg, 1800."List of foreigners imported in the ship Thistle of Glascow, Calvin Dunlap, Master, from Rotterdam, Qualified Aug 29 1730: Willem Heim, Phillip Groscost.." Ship passenger lists,PA & DE (1641-1825).
  2. Compiler: Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Record
    Name: Hans Philipp Grosscost Year: 1730 Place: Philadelphia Family Members: Wife Anna Margaretha Heim; Daughter Anna Elisabeth; Son Philipp Daniel; Son Wilhelm Source Publication Code: 821 Primary Immigrant: Grosscost, Hans Philipp Annotation: Emigrants from the vicinity of Ludwigshafen am Rhein on the ship Thistle of Glasgow in 1730. Date and port of arrival. For other sources concerning these passengers, as well as passengers from other regions, see nos. 869, 9041 and 9042 (indexed in PILI, f Source Bibliography: BRAUN, FRITZ. Auswanderer aus der Umgebung von Ludwigshafen a. Rh. auf dem Schiff "Thistle of Glasgow," 1730. (Schriften zur Wanderungsgeschichte der Pfaelzer, folge 8.) Neustadt an der Aisch, Germany: Buchdruckerei Ph. C.W. Schmidt, 1959. pp. 3-22. Page: 9.
  3. Arrived Philadelphia on "Thistle" of Glascow