|Johann Jacob SCHNEBELE
Johann Jacob SCHNEBELE
- Born: 1659, Baldenheim, Alsace
- Marriage: WFT Est 1678-1710
- Died: 1743, Kaufmann Run, Nr Lancaster PA. at age 84
Johann Jacob Schnebele left behind a flock of sheep and other farm products in Switzerland and was willing to sacrifice these to secure religious freedom and the privilige to worship God according to the dictates of his conscience.
Immigrant's surname: SCHNEBELE/SNAVELY
Immigrant's given name(s): John Jacob
Ship name: Friendship
U.S. arrival date: 16 OCT 1727
Port: Philadelphia, PA
Place of origin: Switzerland
Source: Rupps: Thirty Thousand Names; Egle's: Notes & Queries
John Jacob Schnebele/Snavely b. 1696 in Zurich, Switzerland, d. 1772 Lancaster Co. PA.
By his wife, Barbara b. ca 1699 Zurich, Switzerland, he had:
1) Jacob b. ca 1735
2) Susannah b. 1738
The surname has been written as Schnebele; Sneably; Snavely; Snively; Snepply; and Schnebli.
Submitted by: Gee Gee Hughes
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WFT Est 1678-1710.