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SHIP CHARMING MOLLY 29 Sep 1774
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Date of Contribution: March 21, 2001
Source: Pennsylvania German Pioneers by Ralph Beaver Strassburger,
edited by William John Hinke, Pennsylvania German Society,
Norristown, PA, 1934.
[List 319 C] At the Office of Peter Miller, Esqr, at Philadelphia,
the 29th September, 1774.
Present: The said Peter Miller, Esqr.
The Foreigners whose Names are underwritten, imported in the
Ship Charming Molly, Robert Gill, Master, from London, did this day
take and Subscribe the foregoing Oaths and Declarations in the Usual
Form. Consigned to Saml Howell. (paid 1.2.6 pounds) 15 in the List.
Henrich Küntzel Peter Stephan
Georg Jacob Weiss Georg Fridrich Frick
Laurens Frost Johann George Schneegantz
Georg Paulus Merckle Johannes Schwenck
Christian Langspech Johann Georg Fritzlen
Christianus Heyll Johann Heinrich Moser
Carl Christoph Nicht Johann Ludwig Bethmann
[Note: This is the complete list...only 14 names though there were
supposed to be 15...and the only one for the Charming
Molly's 1774 voyage; i.e., Lists A & B were missing.]
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