Germantown, Pa is a part of Philadelphia that the Gorgas family lived in the early 1700's. There are 3 or four buildings in Germantown still standing that were built by members of the Gorgas family. Your gr,gr,gr,grandfather was born there in 1819. Sorry to hear about your mother we liked her a lot. My e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to e-mail me directly.