Freudenberg Immigration of 1738

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Zur Nachricht habe ich hierhin
niederschreiben wollen,
daß heute den 13. März 1738 sind nach Georgien, der neuen
Insel unter ihrer Köngl. Majestät von Engelland schutz verreißet,
mithin aus diesem Landt und Kirchspiel, mit Vorbewusst u[nd]
Einwilligung unserer dermalig Landes Obrigkeit weggezogen nach
genannte theils Hausmänner mit ihrem Weib u[nd] Kind[ern],
theils noch ledige manns personen, als nehmlich:
Freudenberg

Translation

As information I wish to write down on these pages that today, the 13th of March, 1738, there left for Georgia, the new island under the protection of His Majesty the King of England, out of this land and parish, with the knowledge and consent of the authorities of this our land, the following named persons, some of them householders with wife and children, others single male persons, namely:

    Freudenberg
  1. Tillmanus Seelbach with his wife Anna Beata, also his son-in-law and daughter.
  2. Gerlach Waffenschmidt and his wife Anna Maria with four children.
  3. Henrich Ernstof and his wife Anna Catharin with three children.
  4. Her. Bach and his wife Anna Margreth with one child.
  5. Joh. Friedrich Müller and his wife Anna Maria with one child.
  6. Hymenäus Creutz and his wife Elisabeth.
  7. Georg Weidman, single, Henrich Weidman's orphaned son.
  8. Tillmanus Steinseiferr, Joh. Henrich Steinseiffer's orphaned son.
  9. Johannes Hoffman from Dirlenbach, Johannes Hoffman's son.
  10. Johann Henrich Schmidt, Christian Schmidt's son.
  11. Johannes Klappert, son of the former villiage mayor in the prince's government, Joh. Klappert.
  12. Tillmany Gudelius, Christophel Gudelius' son.
  13. Hermanus Müller son of the villiage justice Hermanus Müller
    Plittershagen
  14. Johannes Halm and his wife Anna Cathrin with two children.
    Böschen
  15. Johann Henrich Schneider and his wife Maria Catharin with two children.
  16. Johann Georg Hirschal and his wife Anna Catharin with one child; whose father, Tilmanus Hirnschal, had left for America two years ago and just now returned and has gone back along with the others.
    Anstoß
  17. Henrich Schneider and his wife Anna Margreth with two children.
  18. Hanna Schneider, Joh. Schneider's widow, with her son Johannes Schneider and his wife, born in the Hadamar country, with four children.

Secondary Sources

Otto Bäumer, Heimatland: Beilage zur Siegener Zeitung, Volume 2, Number 10, 1927, pages 148-149. Translated by Don Yoder in "A Siegerland Emigrant List of 1738." Pennsylvania Folklife. Volume 19, Number 2, Winter 1969-1970, page 46.

Additional Informaton

             /Henrich Weidmann b: 28 JUL 1667 d: 1717
     /George Caspar Wayman b: 11 DEC 1703 d: 1769
     |       \Elisabeth Herling b: JUN 1681 d: 1704
Harmon Wayman b: 19 AUG 1750 d: 19 JUN 1837
     \Anna Catherina Young b: 1712 d: 1776


                                             /Erich BACH d: 1614
                                     /Heinrich BACH
                             /Johannes BACH b: 1612
                             |       \Elisabeth
                     /Johannes BACH b: 24 MAY 1637
                     |       \Anna MOTZ b: 1612
             /Johannes BACH b: 15 NOV 1674 d: 6 DEC 1748
             |       |       /Johannes HERLING b: 1 AUG 1618
             |       \Maria HERLING b: 26 APR 1646
             |               \Catharina HAISEN
     /Herman BACH b: 1708 d: 31 DEC 1794
     |       |               /Antonio KRAY
     |       |       /Johannes KRAY b: ABT 1645
     |       |       |       \Anna
     |       \Anna Margarethe KRAY b: 13 AUG 1676 d: ABT 1712
     |               |       /Rorich CREUTZ
     |               \Cela CREUTZ b: 19 MAR 1647
     |                       \Elsbeth NUSS b: 9 APR 1614
Joseph BACK
     |               /Gerhard HAUSMANN b: 1652
     |       /Hermann HAUSMANN
     |       |       \Anna Margaretha (HAUSMANN)
     \Anna Margarethe HAUSMANN b: 1712
             |       /Heinrich LOOS
             \Agnes LOOS b: 30 SEP 1673
                     |       /Heinrich JELBROOKS b: 1623
                     \Anna Margarethe JELBROOKS


                     /Henrich Mueller b: ABT 1618 d: ABT 1670
             /Wilhelm Mueller b: 1647 d: ABT 1710
             |       \Elizabeth Friesenhagen b: 1625
     /Hermann Mueller b: 1676 d: 17 JAN 1749
     |       |       /Johannes Fischbach b: 1628 d: 1680
     |       \Anna Maria Fischbach
     |               \Catharina
Hermann Mueller b: 09 OCT 1716
     |       /Hermann Haener b: ABT 1652 d: 13 APR 1712
     \Anna Margarethe Haener d: 30 JUL 1734
             \Anna Margarethe b: 1651 d: 16 NOV 1723

Name: Tillmann GUDELIUS 
Birth: . .1716 in Freudenberg 
Christening: 20.09.1716 Freudenberg 
Death: in USA 
Father: Christoph GUDELIUS b: .um.1685 in Niederndorf 
Mother: Anna Gela SCHMIDT b: . .1685 in Freudenberg

    Wanderte 1738 mit einer Gruppe der Herrenhuter Gemeinde unter
    Pfarrer Peter Boehler nach Amerika aus; er verliess Europa
    am 08.03.1738 mit dem Schiff "Oliver" von Southampton/UK, landete
    am 1 9.09.1738 in Savannah, blieb aber nicht in Georgia,
    sondern lebte vermutlich in Little Rock im County Culpeper
    im Nordwesten von Virginia. Es ist aber auch moeglich, dass
    er die mit mehreren Haverien verlaufene Ueberfahrt der "Oliver" ueber den Atlantik nicht lebend ueberstanden hat.

                     /Henrich GUDELIUS b:   .um.1625 d:   .um.1700
                     |
             /Stephan GUDELIUS b:   .um.1658 d: 20.11.1684
             |       |
             |       \Clara LUETZ b:   .um.1630 d: 17.01.1689
             |
     /Christoph GUDELIUS b:   .um.1685 d: 27.07.1744
     |       |       /Henrich STAHLSCHMIDT b:   .  .1638
     |       \Anna Maria STAHLSCHMIDT b:   .  .1659 d: 08.10.1711
     |               |       /Johannes WEISGERBER
     |               \Margaretha WEISGERBER
Tillmann GUDELIUS b:   .  .1716
     |       /Gerlach SCHMIDT
     \Anna Gela SCHMIDT b:   .  .1685 d: 09.04.1724
             \Margreth MOELLER

Ryan Stansifer <ryan@cs.fit.edu>
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