[ Home Page | First Page | Previous Page | Next Page | Last Page ]

Descendants of Johann Adam Koch and Anna Margaretha Rohmann




Generation No. 1


1. JOHANN ADAM1 KOCH was born 1707 in OTZWEILER, GERMANY, and died 1771 in Berks Co., PA. He married ANNA MARGARETHA ROHMANN 1727 in Germany, daughter of THOMAS ROHMANN. She was born 1707 in Kempfenbrunn, Germany, and died October 11, 1783 in Reading, Pa., Berks Co.

Notes for J
OHANN ADAM KOCH:

It is believed that Adam's father was Peter and his grandfather was Conrad, but this has not been verified at this time. He had a brother Henrich who with his wife also named Anna Margaretha and 4 children arrived in America at Pa. Oct 9, 1749 on a ship named Lydia. It is said that the land were they lived in Otzweiler Germany was barren and that 24 families lived in this town. Just about everyone left, but it is a town of 20,000 people today. The people coming to America in the 1700's were called Rhine Pallatines and were from the Rhine area of Germany and like Johann Adam came to Pennsylvania and were called the "Pennsylvania Dutch".





More About J
OHANN ADAM KOCH:
Fact 1: September 14, 1751, Arrived in Philadelphia, Penn on a ship called Duke of Bedford
Fact 2: 1752, Helped build Trinity Lutheran Church in Reading Pa which still stands

More About A
NNA MARGARETHA ROHMANN:
Burial: October 13, 1783, Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetary, Reading, PA
Fact 1: September 14, 1751, Arrived in America, Philadelphia Penn
Fact 2: October 13, 1783, Buried in Cemetery Trinity Lutheran Church, Reading Pa

More About J
OHANN KOCH and ANNA ROHMANN:
Marriage: 1727, Germany
     
Children of J
OHANN KOCH and ANNA ROHMANN are:
  i.   HENRY2 KOCH.
  ii.   MIKEL KOCH, b. 1730.
2. iii.   ADAM KOCH, JR, b. 1735, Germany; d. 1816, Ashe Co North Carolina.
  iv.   ANNA MARIA KOCH, b. 1748.


[ Home Page | First Page | Previous Page | Next Page | Last Page ]
Home | Help | About Us | Biography.com | HistoryChannel.com | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
© 2009 Ancestry.com