Person:John Addleman (3)

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John Michel Addleman
b.12/15 Sep 1723 Germany
m. bef 1723
  1. John Michel Addleman12 - Abt 1813
  • HJohn Michel Addleman12 - Abt 1813
  • WUnknownAbt 1752 -
m. bef 24 May 1752
  1. Joseph AddlemanAft 1752 - Aft 1828
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] John Michel Addleman
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 12/15 Sep 1723 Germany
Marriage bef 24 May 1752 At Seato Unknown
Emigration[1][2] 24 May 1752 Pennsylvania, United Statesfrom Germany to America
Occupation[2] aft 1752 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesshoemaker
Residence[2] Chester Heights, Chester, Pennsylvania, United Statesfarmer
Death[2] abt 1813 Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Family Recorded, in Biographical and genealogical history of Wayne, Fayette, Union and Franklin Counties, Indiana. (Chicago, Illinois: Chicago : Lewis, 1899)
    546.

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    ... The Addlemans were of German lineage, and the original American ancestor was John Michel Addleman, who came from the Fatherland to the New World, arriving in this country May 24, 1752. He was born in Germany, September 12, 1723, a son of Martin Addleman, and crossed the Atlantic because of a law, which prevented his marriage to the lady of his choice. They were married on shipboard and as he had no money, his services were sold to pay for their passage. He worked at the shoemaker's trade in Philadelphia until the debt was paid, after which he engaged in agricultural pursuits in Chester County, Pennsylvania, throughout the remainder of his life. ...

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Family Recorded, in History of Wayne County, Indiana: together with sketches of its cities, villages and towns, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history, portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of representative citizens, history of Indiana and the Northwest Territory, embracing accounts of the prehistoric races, aborigines, Winnebago and Black Hawk Wars, and a brief review of its civil, political and military history (1884). (Chicago : Inter-state Pub., , 1884).

    Vol 2, p 400 -
    ...John Michel Addleman, was born Sept. 15, 1723, a son of Martin Addleman, and came from Germany to American, May 24, 1752, because of the law forbidding his marriage with the lady of his choice, whom he married on board the ship. Having no money, his services were sold to pay for their passage here. He worked at the shoemaker's trade in Philadelphia till the debt was paid, after which he followed farming in Chester County, Pa., the rest of his life. ...