Hi joelyn, Johann Christian Pabst is my GGGGG-grandfather. He was the son of Jan Janssen Pabst and Jantje Martinus Pool. He was born on 31 august 1763 at Emden germany.On 12 sept.1798 he married Catherine Harms de Boer. They had ten children: Maria Everdina, Harm Friedrich (my GGGG-grandfather), Christian, Antje, Grietje, Gottfried, Gretje, Johanna, Trientje and Jacobus Johannes. Christian had also a son by the name of Johann Christian, born 1836.