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Jacob Ffautz (b. Abt. 1700, d. Aft. 1762)Jacob Ffautz was born Abt. 1700 in Rohrbach, near Sinsheim, Rhenish Palatinate, and died Aft. 1762 in ?.He married Magdalena (?) on date unknown in Germany.
Notes for Jacob Ffautz:
Not listed in Rupp-30,000 immigrants to PA.
Not in Pa. German Marriages.
From Audrey Woodruff-Jacob was an immigrant to America before 1726 and settled in Skippack, a German village 20 miles nw of Philadephia.(now Montgomery Co. PA)In 1741 he moved in family over 100 miles and settled near Hanover, Lancaster (later York) Co. PA.He took communion at the Conewago Lutheran church near Hanover in 1743.In 1743 he took the required oath of loyalty and was issued an order of naturalization making him an English subject.In 1762 he deeded his lands away and he may have gone to NC with most of his children.He did not buy land in NC.No probate has been found in PA or NC.
More About Jacob Ffautz and Magdalena (?):
Marriage: Unknown, Germany.
Children of Jacob Ffautz and Magdalena (?) are:
- +Michael Jacob Fouts, b. Abt. 1724, Rohrbach, Rhenish, Palatinate, Germany, d. Aft. 1803, ?.