Name: Abraham HASS
Given Name: Abraham
Birth: ABT 1763 in Of PA
Death: 1848 in Of Vinton Co., OH
A possible ancestor: Abraham Hass, age 27 (born 1712/3), arrived from Rotterdam on the "Loya l Judith" in Philadelphia on 25 Nov 1740. He married Mary Catherine. Children christened at B ern Church, Bern Township, Berks Co., PA: Nicholas Hass on 24 June 1742 - witness Nicholas Sc huster; Mary Susan in Feb 1744 - witnesses Samuel Filbert and Mary Susanna. Abraham was liste d as a Freeman on the 1757 Tax List for Conestoga Township, Lancaster Co., PA.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
He may be the Abraham Hass in the 1800 PA census in Northumberland Co. (Page 173) 11010-2101 000 (2 sons and 3 daughters). In 1810 Abraham Haas lived in Selins Grove, Zinns Township, Nor thumberland Co., PA (page 311) 00100-00100 (no children). In 1810 also in Selins Grove: Henr y Haas 11110-13010; and Valentine Haas 00100-00100.
On 25 Nov 1835 an Abraham Hass purchased 40 acres in Ohio, Section 10, Township 12 North, Ran ge 17 West; he purchased an additional 40 acres in the same township on 1 Aug 1837.
Research source: http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~haas/lotsofnames/haas/haaspa2.html.
Possible daughter Susan:
Susan Hass married Jacob Byerly on 12-15-1820 in Hocking. He was born 1799 Dauphin PA, and s he born 5-24-1802 in either Hardin county OH or Indiana or PA. I have that her father was Ab raham, but that's about it. They were in Hocking in 1830 and 1840. 1850 in Vinton OH. Susa n died 7-24-1854 there, and weighed 330 pounds when she died. Their children were Mary, Cath erine, Nancy, Elijah, Jeremiah, Eveline, Josephus, Susannah and Mahalia. E-mail: bstewart2@ju no.com
In 1810 a Jacob Haas lived in Bethlehem Township, Northampton Co., PA (page 81). This Jacob w as born 1779/80 in PA (10 Aug 1780?) in Northampton Co. [now Lehigh Co.] son of John Haas (17 45-1812) and Catherine Trexler OR Johann Peter Haas III (1748-1834) and Maria Christina Trexl er (1753-1829). He died 26 July 1852 in Lehigh Co. and was buried Zeigel's Church Cemetery th ere. He married Catharina Kopp on 13 Dec 1803 in Macungie Township, Northampton Co. She wa s born 1781/2 in PA (30 Mar 1780?). See http://dgmweb.net/genealogy/Cupp/FGS/JacobHaas-Cathar inaKopp.htm.
Death also reported in 1821 with burial at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Ohio.
Mary b: ABT 1765 in Of PA
- John HASS b: 5 Sep 1789 in Of PA
- Mary HASS b: 1791/1792 in PA
- Jacob HASS b: 13 Dec 1791 in PA
- Elizabeth HASS b: 1793/1794 in PA
- Abraham HASS b: 1796/1797 in PA
- Dinah HASS b: 1800/1801 in PA