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Researching German Speaking Ancestors

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Queries - Ancestors surname beginning with Y
Yocum/Yokum/Yoachum/Yolcom/Jochem/Zeh/Tschudi, Heinrich

Seek desc Heinrich and Gertje JOCHEM, on ship "Bever" from Rotterdam to New Amsterdam 1661. Intermarried with ZEH and TSCHUDI. To Tulpehocken Creek PA by early 1700s.

1998, Submitter: Bob Derryberry, email
801 Carroll Drive, Garland TX 75041


Yost/Jost/Helwig/Hellwich/Johnston, Joh. Conrad

YOST/JOST, HELWIG/HELLWICH, JOHNSTON Seeking info on Joh. Conrad YOST, b abt 1785 PA (son of Harman YOST, b 1745 Montgomery Co, PA, and his wife Sarah ? ). Conrad m bef 1810 to Sarah HELWIG, had 2 known ch: Rachel YOST, bapt 26 Aug 1810 at Catawissa, PA Luth Church; and Reuben YOST b 18 Apr 1819 Roaring Creek Twp, Columbia Co, PA, d 25 May 1891 Tomhickon, PA, m Elizabeth JOHNSTON, b 2 Dec 1828, d 21 Nov 1873. Also seek info on parents of Sarah HELWIG. 

2000, Submitter: Janet Binkley, email
922 Rockmoss Ave., Newark, DE 19711