John Johnson Godshalk

M, b. 8 November 1737, d. 15 July 1814
FatherHerman Hermans Godshalk b. 1698, d. 1785
MotherAgnes Johnson b. 1700, d. 1746
     John Johnson Godshalk was born on 8 November 1737 in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Herman Hermans Godshalk and Agnes Johnson. John Johnson Godshalk married Christina Linderman Hendricks, daughter of Hendrick Hendricks and Rachel Linderman, on 15 August 1762.2 John Johnson Godshalk and Christina lived before 1771 in Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.3 John Johnson Godshalk and Christina lived in 1771 in New Galena Road, Doylestown, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.4 John Johnson Godshalk purchased 51 acres of land from Andrew Hall. He had 95 acres by 1779. On the plantation he built a new saw mill on the North Branch of the Neshimany Creek, which was later known as Sellers Mill; there were also two houses on the property.4 He left a will on 27 April 1814. He left £372 to each of his children, and his plantation was left to his son John.4 He died on 15 July 1814 in Doylestown, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 76 years, 8 months and 7 days.1 He was buried say 18 July 1814 in Doylestown Mennonite Church Cemetery, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Christina Linderman Hendricks b. Oct 1741, d. 30 Sep 1801
Children
  • Catharine Godshall
  • Rachel Hendricks Godshalk b. 1763, d. 27 Feb 1856
  • Bishop Jacob Hendricks Godshall b. 25 Dec 1765, d. 21 Sep 1845
  • John Hendricks Godshalk b. 28 Mar 1775, d. 25 Sep 1858

Citations

  1. [S117] Michael James Godshalk, Godshalk History, 119.
  2. [S56] Rootsweb World Connect Project, The Godshalk History.
  3. [S117] Michael James Godshalk, Godshalk History, 119, citing Lil Miller. <e-mail address ; http://www.erols.com/misslil/genlist/godshall/
  4. [S117] Michael James Godshalk, Godshalk History, 119, citing Jennie Sperling of Lansdale, Pa.

Christina Linderman Hendricks

F, b. October 1741, d. 30 September 1801
FatherHendrick Hendricks
MotherRachel Linderman
     Christina Linderman Hendricks was born in October 1741.1 She was the daughter of Hendrick Hendricks and Rachel Linderman. Christina Linderman Hendricks married John Johnson Godshalk, son of Herman Hermans Godshalk and Agnes Johnson, on 15 August 1762.2 Christina Linderman Hendricks and John lived before 1771 in Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.3 Christina Linderman Hendricks and John lived in 1771 in New Galena Road, Doylestown, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.4 Christina Linderman Hendricks died on 30 September 1801 in Doylestown, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 59 years and 11 months.1 She was buried say 3 October 1801 in Doylestown Mennonite Church Cemetery, New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

John Johnson Godshalk b. 8 Nov 1737, d. 15 Jul 1814
Children
  • Catharine Godshall
  • Rachel Hendricks Godshalk b. 1763, d. 27 Feb 1856
  • Bishop Jacob Hendricks Godshall b. 25 Dec 1765, d. 21 Sep 1845
  • John Hendricks Godshalk b. 28 Mar 1775, d. 25 Sep 1858

Citations

  1. [S56] Rootsweb World Connect Project, The Godshalk History, citing Harry Adams of Bedminister, Pa. and Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Garret and Anna (FRY) GODSHALK by Ralph Godshalk (25 Oct 1974 of Hatfield, Pennsylvania).
  2. [S56] Rootsweb World Connect Project, The Godshalk History.
  3. [S117] Michael James Godshalk, Godshalk History, 119, citing Lil Miller. <e-mail address ; http://www.erols.com/misslil/genlist/godshall/
  4. [S117] Michael James Godshalk, Godshalk History, 119, citing Jennie Sperling of Lansdale, Pa.

Margaret Sanders

F, b. 1734, d. 1816
     Margaret Sanders was born in 1734.1 She married Daniel Showalter, son of Jacob Mathias Showalter and Mariah Saunders, in 1760.1 Margaret Showalter and Daniel Showalter moved in 1788 to Virginia. They had livd in Chster County, Pennsylvania.1 Margaret Sanders and Daniel were Mennonites.1 Margaret Sanders died in 1816 at age 82 years.1

Family

Daniel Showalter b. 20 Jun 1738, d. 10 May 1822
Children
  • Mary Showalter b. c 1765, d. 28 Feb 1837
  • Catherine Showalter b. c 1770, d. 1842
  • Jacob Showalter b. 15 Jun 1772, d. 8 Oct 1851
  • Elizabeth Showalter b. 16 Oct 1775, d. 18 May 1841
  • Joseph Showalter b. 20 Jul 1776, d. 20 Jul 1838
  • Daniel Showalter b. c 1778, d. c 1812
  • David Showalter b. 30 Oct 1781, d. 18 Apr 1858
  • George Showalter b. 10 Oct 1788

Citations

  1. [S1539] Richard W Davis, Schowalter 8.