I would like to correspond with the ancestors of Peter Shimfessel of Berks Co. PA. He was born June 1783 in Berks Co. PA. He married Elizabeth Arens on 8 May 1808 in Catholic Church in Reading, PA.Dob also found as 1785. Listed as 85 in 1850 census.
His father was John Lewis Shimfessel and his mother was Mary Catharine Mayer. Born in Thuringia Germany but came to America aboard the ship Boston by way of Rotterdam Holland. with a stop at Cowes England.
Looking for his children and siblings and family history of the Shimfessel's. Germany or America.