Early Korns immigrants from Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17

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In regard to early Korns immigrants, the 19449 book "The Genealogy of Michael Korns, Sr. of Somerset County Pennsylvania " states:

"The names of the following German pioneers are among the ship lists and are enumerated in the Pennsylvania Archives as follows: Carl Korn, came from Wertemberg, Germany, on ship "Edinburg," James Russel, Commander, arriving in Port of Philadelphia, September 19, 1752. Reference Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17, page 352.
Henrich Korn, came from Rotterdam on ship "Phoenix," John Spurrier, Commander, arriving in port of Philadelphia, Pa., November 2, 1752. At which time he took the oath of allegiance to support, obey and defend the Laws of England, the original spelling was Korn. Reference Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17, page 372. He was reported sick aboard ship.
Valentine Korn, came from Rotterdam on ship "Beulah," Captain Richie in Command, arriving in port of Philadelphia, September 10, 1753. Reference Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17, page 380.
Christoph Korn, came from Rotterdam on ship "Neptune," John Mason, Master last from Cowes, England, September 24, 1754. Reference Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17, page 395.
J. Friederich Korn, came from Amsterdam on ship "Friendship," Charles Ross, Captain, arriving in port of Philadelphia, October 21, 1754. Reference Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17, page 442."

Here are the individual pages from the Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17:

  • Title page, Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17 (139 KB JPG)
  • Sub-Title page, Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, Volume 17 (92 KB JPG)
  • Page 351 - Beginning of 1752 Edinburgh ship list (94 KB JPG)
  • Page 352 - Carl Korn in 1752 Edinburgh ship list (276 KB JPG)
  • Page 370 - Beginning of Phoenix ship list (252 KB JPG)
  • Page 372 - Henrich Korn on Phoenix ship list (211 KB JPG)
  • Page 380 - Valantin_Korn on Brulah ship list (254 KB JPG)
  • Page 394 - Beginning of Neptune ship list (229 KB JPG)
  • Page 395 - Christoph_Korn on Neptune ship list (277 KB JPG)
  • Page 441 - Beginning of Friendship ship list (244 KB JPG)
  • Page 442 - J. Friederich Korn on Friendship ship list (265 KB JPG)

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