One of my contacts sent me a copy of a page concerning Jacob and Michael Esch.They do not seem to fit into my tree but perhaps someone on this forum can use the information.
RHINELAND EMIGRANTS Lists of German Settlers in Colonial America edited by Don Yoder
Baltimore Genealogical Publising Co., INC. 1985
45.ESCH (Ashe, Eash, Esh, Oesch). Jacob Esch, and Michael, on the Duke of Wirtenberg, Ocotober 16, 1751; to Lancaster County (MEII:246-247; MC 87-88. 99; PGP I:477).
1.Swiss forms:von Aesch, or von Esch,Extinct,in city of Solothurn;also in village of Grossaffoltern, Ct. Bern (HBLS I:152) or perhaps Oesch, form Amsoldingen, Thun, and Oberlangenegg, Ct. Bern (HBLS V:336).
2.Christian Est, on the St. Andrew, September 26, 1737 (PGP I:180)