Pennsylvania, British Colonial America



Before statehood - Province of Pennsylvania

Admitted to the Union December 12, 1787 (2nd)

Colony of England (1682–1707)

Colony of Great Britain (1707–1776)

The state is one of the 13 original founding states of the United States; it came into being in 1681 as a result of a royal land grant to William Penn, the son of the state's namesake. Part of Pennsylvania (along the Delaware River), together with the present State of Delaware, had earlier been organized as the Colony of New Sweden. It was the second state to ratify the United States Constitution, on December 12, 1787.

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Matches 1 to 21 of 21

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Birth    Person ID 
1 Aughe, Harmon Harrison  8 Aug 1759Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11834
2 Baer, Jacob Jr.  15 Nov 1724Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11724
3 Baer, John  Apr 1729Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11755
4 Benham, Joseph  1773Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I1226
5 Chancelor, John  1776Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I4055
6 Colvin, John  Abt 1774Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I1033
7 Cree, Florence  1769Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I7777
8 Fetter, Michael Jr.  Abt 26 Aug 1748Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I620
9 Fetters, Margaret  1801Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I12006
10 Hart, John  11 Jul 1771Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I10206
11 Heisey, Daniel  1747Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I12511
12 Heisey, Peter  Abt 1748Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I12512
13 Hormell, Elizabeth  Aug 1770Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I6993
14 Knife, Michael Jr.  Abt 1768Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I4754
15 Layton, Elias Sr.  1759Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I12760
16 Oborn, Hannah  21 Apr 1707Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I8747
17 Pierce, Mary  11 Feb 1770Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I4689
18 Repolgle, Barbara  1740Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11382
19 Salisbury, Thomas  Abt 1697Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I4695
20 Thompson, Samuel  1753Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I2417
21 Zeller, Johan Adam  1742Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I8465


Matches 1 to 1 of 1

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Christened    Person ID 
1 Leatherman, Johan Christian  4 Oct 1730Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I5758


Matches 1 to 5 of 5

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Died    Person ID 
1 Engler, Anna Maria  1738Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I5750
2 Heald, Bancroft  24 Jul 1704Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I9048
3 Janney, Jacob  Bef 6 Oct 1708Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11000
4 Janney, Joseph  Between 1728 and 1729Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I11004
5 Leatherman, Catharina Barbara  1727Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I5753


Matches 1 to 1 of 1

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Buried    Person ID 
1 Duck, Elizabeth  Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I7926


Matches 1 to 1 of 1

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Immigration    Person ID 
1 Engler, Anna Maria  1727Pennsylvania, British Colonial America I5750


Matches 1 to 4 of 4

   Family    Married    Family ID 
1 Fetters / Switzer  1770Pennsylvania, British Colonial America F202
2 French / Stanton  25 Sep 1696Pennsylvania, British Colonial America F774
3 Plowman / Brewer  30 Sep 1796Pennsylvania, British Colonial America F2643
4 Villars / Muskeroy  Abt 1754Pennsylvania, British Colonial America F3123