Section 14: Acknowledgements



  • Dianne Russell; Dawn Snyder, Evangelical & Reformed Historical Society, Lancaster, PA
  • Nancy Donohue, Archivist, First Reformed Church of Philadelphia
  • Michael Foy, Elkins Park, PA
  • Jack Gumbrecht, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Mennonite Heritage Center, Harleysville, PA
  • Montgomery County Records Dept. Montgomery Co., PA
  • L. Nicole Blum, Moravian Archives, Winston-Salem, NC
  • New Jersey State Archives, Trenton, NJ
  • Richard A. Musselman, Nazareth, PA
  • Old First Reformed Church of Philadelphia, PA
  • Cathy Giaimo, Pennsylvania Grand Lodge, Philadelphia, PA
  • Jonathan Stayer, Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg, PA
  • Philadelphia City Archives, Market St. Philadelphia, PA
  • Records of The First Reformed Church of Philadelphia, PA. 1748-1831, Family History Centre microfilm #20352
  • Register of Wills, City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
  • St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Red Hill, Montgomery Co. PA
  • Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, Pennsburg, PA
  • Rachel Zimmerman, The Lutheran Archives Center at Philadelphia, PA
  • The Toronto Reference Library, ON
  • Frances W. Waite, Doylestown, PA


  • Landholders of Philadelphia Co. in 1734
  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Scanned Land Records Online
  • New Goshenhoppen United Church of Christ, East Greenville, PA
  • Schneider DNA (Y-DNA) Project

Books & CDs

  • A History of the Goshenhoppen Reformed Charge, Montgomery County, PA, [1727-1819] By Rev. William John Hinke, Ph.D., D.D., The Pennsylvania- German Society, Lancaster, PA
  • A State Divided – Opposition in Pennsylvania to the American Revolution, Anne M.  Ousterhout, Greenwood Press
  • Bucks & Montgomery Counties Street Guide, Rand McNally
  • Index to Pennsylvania’s Colonial Records Series, Dr. Mary Dunn
  • The Perkiomen Region Past and Present, Adams Apple Press, Bedminster, PA
  • Records of the Lutheran Congregation at old Goshenhoppen, Adams Apple Press,  Bedminster, PA
  • Pastors and People, Volume II, The History, Charles H. Glatfelter
  • Along the Perkiomen, Jerry A. Chiccarine
  • Sweet Land of Liberty, the Ordeal of The American Revolution in Northampton  County, Pennsylvania, Francis S. Fox
  • The Burial Places Of Old First Reformed Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , 1741-2004, Anne and Robert Calvert
  • The Life of Conrad Weiser: German Pioneer, Patriot and Patron of Two Races, C. Z. Weiser
  • The Journals of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, In Three Volumes, Evangelical  Lutheran Ministerium of Pennsylvania and Adjacent States; The  Muhlenberg Press,  Philadelphia
  • German Settlers of Pennsylvania, Edward W. Hocker
  • Birth Index: Southeastern PA, 1680-1800, from John T. Humphrey, Family Tree Maker
  • Genealogical Records: Pennsylvania Wills, 1682-1834, Family Tree Maker
  • Immigration Records: German and Swiss Settlers in America, 1700s-1800s, Family Tree Maker
  • Pennsylvania German Church Records, 1729-1879, Family Tree Maker


  • Manfred Bruck, Airdrie, AB
  • Patricia Snider Armstrong, Mississauga, ON


  • Edward Quinter, Allentown, PA

Private Contributors

  • Jan Dasher, Menlo Park, CA
  • Elizabeth Harris, Duke University, NC
  • Nancy J. Hendricks, Vero Beach, FL
  • Richard Sell, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Marsha Senyk, Milford, MI
  • Donna Snyder, Calgary, AB
  • Sandra & Richard Thorne, Hampton, NB
  • David Myers, CA