1878 Pennypacker, Samuel W,
"The Settlement of Germantown and the Causes Which Led To
It," an address before the Pennsylvania Historical Society
October 20, 1878," by Samuel W Pennypacker.
1880 Published in the Pennsylvania
Magazine of History and Biography, Vol IV, 1880.
1999 Quoted in Van Bibber
Pioneers E-Newsletter, Vol 4, No 1, November, 1999, as submitted
by Alice Schurman, found at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~blogan/v04n1.html.
As quoted in the Newsletter:
"Arriving October 12,1685, in the ship, Francis and Dorothy:
Hans Peter Umstat, wife, Barbara, son John, daughters Anna Margaretta
and Eve, of Crefeld. Also Peter Schumacher with son Peter Schumacher
(Jr) and Peter, Jr.'s daughters Mary, Frances*, Gertrude and a
cousin, Sarah. Heinrich Buchholtz, wife Mary and Gerhard Hendricks,
wife Mary, daughter Sarah, and servant Heinrich Frey from Alsace.
The Schumacher's and the Buchholtz and Hendricks were from Krisheim,
Germany. Peter was a converted Quaker. The Kolbs were grandsons
of Peter Schumacher."
Comments: Hans Peter and family
were not of Crefeld.
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