Name: Johannes Amick
Birth: 14 MAR 1722 in Alsace-Lorraine
Death: DEC 1786 in Manchester Twp., York Co., PA
Burial: 1786 York Co., PA
Note: Wolfs Church
Baptism: 15 MAR 1722 Uttenhoffen, Alsace-Lorraine
Note: Gundershoffen Lutheran Church
Note: 3 2 4 5 6 7 4|
Change Date: 17 JUL 2001
Johannes b. abt 1717 (being age 16 upon emigration) per Dunn info.
Both buried in the churchyard of what was later Wolf's Church, PA
Gundershoffen Lutheran Church in Uttenhoffen shows dob 3/14/1722
4 Johannes (John) EMICH Sr.(GER>York,PA), b. 14 March 1721/2 at Bas Rhine, France, m. Maria Margaret GRANTZ (KRANTZ), 15 December 1745 at 1st Reformed Ch, Lancaster, PA, d. December 1786 at Manchester Twp., York, PA; 5 grandchildren
See Emerick Family Newsletter No. 47, page 3, Fall 1995. John (Johannes Sr.) received two land Warrents, the first was in 1746 in Manchester Twp, Pennsylvania, the second in Manheim Twp, Pennsylvania. In 1749 John Emich, Nailsmith, sold the Manchester Twp land to his son John Emig, Yeoman, or farmer.
2) Johannes (John), b 1720, Germany; d 1787; m/1 ca 1736, to _____, m/2 15 Dec 1745 to Maria Margaret Kranz
1) Johannes 'John' Emig (Amick), b ca 1720, HRE, m Maria Margaret ?
iv. Johannes Emig, born Mar 14, 1721/22 in Bas Rhine, France; died Dec 1786 in York Co., PA Wolf's Church; married Maria Margaret Crentz Dec 15, 1745 in PA.
Johannes (John) EMICH Sr.(GER>York,PA), b. 14 March 1721/2 at Bas Rhine, France, m. Maria Margaret GRANTZ (KRANTZ), 15 December 1745 at 1st Reformed Ch, Lancaster, PA, d. December 1786 at Manchester Twp., York, PA; 5 grandchildren
Johannes (John) EMICH Sr.(GER>York,PA), b. 14 March 1721/2 at Bas Rhine, France, d. December 1786 at Manchester Twp., York, PA
Father: Johannes "Hans" EMICH (GER>York,PA), b. 1695/1700 at of Utenhoffen, Alsace, Bas Rhine, France, d. aft. 1762 at Manheim Twp., York, PA
Mother: Eva Dorothea Rotter (Alsace>York,PA), b. 27 February 1691/2 at Utenhoffen, Alsace, Bas Rhine, France, d. aft. 1759 at York, PA
!Orphan Court Dockets: A 73 O 30 30th Geo. II (1756) Auditors report on claim of John Ehmig in the right of his wife Mary Margaret dau. of Valentine Grantz late of York Co., blacksmith. EVIDENCES OF THE EMIG FAMILIES IN YORK COUNTY BEFORE THE YEAR 1850, by The Historical Society of York County, Henry James Young A. B., Researcher 1934. Pg 1.
!Aged 16 in 1732 when he immigrated from Germany. EMIG FAMILIES OF AMERICA Pg. 2. States he was a Revolutionary soldier, died in 1786, and buried in the Churchyard of Wolf's church in PA.
!Orphan Court Dockets: F 71, F 2 1787 Petition sets forth that John Emigh Sr. intestate died owner of 440 (550?) acres, (2 plantations on 1 tract) in Manchester Twp., and 137 3/4 acres in Paradise Twp., leaving widow Margaret, Issue Valentine, John Jr., George, Elizabeth wife of Michael Welch, Anna Margaret wife of Casper Hoak. Inquest awarded.
!According to FGS of Janis Dunn he was married twice: once in 1736 and once on 15 Dec 1745.
Spouse: Maria Margaret GRANTZ (KRANTZ), b. ca. 1720 at Paradise Twp., York, PA, d. ca. 27 April 1799 at York, PA
!Left a Will in 1799: THE EMIG FAMILY IN AMERICA PG. 2.
!York Co. Wills K 60: Margaret Emig of Paradise Twp., spinster, dated 9 Apr 1799, probated 27 Apr 1799. Issue: George, Elizabeth m. Michael Welsch, Margaret m. Casper Hoke, John. Margaret dau. of Michael Welsch, John son of John Emig Sr. Out of a 5th share of her whole estate which by a former will she had designated for her son Valentine, she directs that part bve used for her funeral expenses and the balance given to German Presbyterian Church.
LDS Spouse Sealing COMPLETED.
Married 15 December 1745 at 1st Reformed Ch, Lancaster, PA.
Children and grandchildren:
1 Valentine Emigh Farmer, b. 14 October 1748 at W. Manchester, York, PA, m. Barbara GAUVIN, ca. 1779 at York, PA, d. 15 April 1833 at York, PA; 4 grandchildren
2 George Emig (2), b. ca. 1750 at Paradise Twp., York, PA
3 Anna Margaret Emig, b. 11 November 1750 at Paradise Twp., York, PA, m. Casper HOKE at of, York, PA
4 John T. Amick Sr., b. April 1751 at Paradise Twp., York, PA, m. Sarah (Sally) Fisher, 19 October 1836 at Clark, IN, d. 17 September 1857 at Clark, IN; 4 grandchildren
5 Catherine Elizabeth Emig, b. ca. 1752 at Paradise Twp., York, PA; 1 grandchild
Father: Johannes Amick b: ABT 1695 in GER
Mother: Eva Dorothea Rotter b: 27 FEB 1692 in Uttenhoffen, Alsace-Lorraine
Maria Margaret Grantz b: ABT 1720 in Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
15 DEC 1745
in Lancaster, PA
- Note: 1st Reformed Church
Johannes (John) EMICH Sr.(GER>York,PA), b. 14 March 1721/2 at Bas Rhine, France, m. Maria Margaret GRANTZ (KRANTZ), 15 December 1745 at 1st Reformed Ch, Lancaster, PA, d. December 1786 at Manchester Twp., York, PA; 5 grandchildren [Hal Amick]
- Valentine Amick b: 14 OCT 1748 in West Manchester, York Co., PA
- George Amick b: ABT 1750 in Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
- Anna Margaret Amick b: 11 NOV 1750 in Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
- John T. Amick b: MAY 1751 in Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
- Catherine Elizabeth Amick b: ABT 1752 in Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
- Type: Letter
Title: Modified Register for Johannes Amick
Author: Barbara J. Nichols
Date: 16 June 2001
- Type: E-Mail Message
Author: Susan Muglich
- Title: AMICK surname file in Randolph Public Library, Asheboro, NC,
Author: Janis J. Dunn, 2015 3rd St. So., Nampa, Idaho 83651
Publication: 20 AUG 1994
Text: She has done quite a bit of research on the AMICK family. She cites
cemetery records, personal letters, family Bibles, and ship records
as her sources.
- Type: Gedcom File
Title: Hal Amick's data
- Type: Gedcom File
Title: Barbara H. Amick, 927 Riverside Dr., International Falls, MN 56649
- Type: Gedcom File
Title: book on MO Amicks provided by Wiley Amick, compiled byNancy Scott
Author: Nancy Scott
- Type: Web Site
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Author: William L. "Toby" Dills, Jr.
Date: dills gedcom last updated January 19, 2000