Jacob Oberholtzer (1704-1755) – Land and Possible Burial in Pennsylvania

Jacob Oberholtzer is the first known immigrant to America in the JL Line of Oberholtzer’s. He came to America as a widower with his two children, Elizabeth (age 6) and Samuel (age 3). They arrived in Philadelphia on the Ship Samuel on 11 August 1732. He was able to pay his own way. This information… Continue reading Jacob Oberholtzer (1704-1755) – Land and Possible Burial in Pennsylvania