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Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive. Pennsylvania German, also called (misleadingly) Pennsylvania Dutch, 17th- and 18th-century German-speaking settlers in Pennsylvania and their descendants. Emigrating from southern Germany (Palatinate, Bavaria, Saxony, etc.) and Switzerland, they settled primarily in the southeastern section of Pennsylvania, where they practiced any of several slightly different forms of Anabaptist faith.
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Probably relating to the Rating: % positive. Founded inthe Pennsylvania German Society is a nonprofit, educational organization devoted to the study of the Pennsylvania German people and their + year history in America. Controversy over origins. There are two opposing schools of belief regarding the derivation of the name.
The term hex with occult connotations may derive from the Pennsylvanian German word "hex" (German "Hexe", Dutch "Heks"), meaning "witch".However the term "hex sign" was not used until the 20th century, after when Wallace Nutting's book Pennsylvania Beautiful was published.
Pennsylvania German (Deitsch, Pennsilfaanisch-Deitsch listen (help info), Pennsilfaanisch), often called Pennsylvania Dutch, is a variety of West Central German spoken by the Old Order Amish, Old Order Mennonites and other descendants of German immigrants in the United States and Canada, closely related to the Palatine are possibly more thannative speakers in the.
Belsnickel (also Belschnickel, Belznickle, Belznickel, Pelznikel, Pelznickel, from pelzen (or belzen, German for to wallop or to drub) and Nickel being a hypocorism of the given name Nikolaus) is a crotchety, fur-clad Christmas gift-bringer figure in the folklore of the Palatinate region of southwestern Germany along the Rhine, the Saarland, and the Odenwald area of Baden-Württemberg.
A collection of essays on German emigration to North America. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful journeys: German immigration, settlement, and political culture in colonial America, / Aaron Spencer Fogleman.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, xii, p.: ill., maps ; 24 cm. (Early American studies). 75, ethnically German residents in Pennsylvania.
Some historians estimate the number as high asBenjamin Franklin wrote that at least one-third of Pennsylvania’s white population was German. Although there are no definite numbers, Pennsylvania certainly had the largest German population in the new United States.
Fraktur is a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch, named after the Fraktur script associated with it. Most Fraktur were created between and Fraktur drawings were executed in ink and/or watercolors and are found in a wide variety of forms: the Vorschriften (writing samples), the Taufscheine (birth and baptismal certificates), marriage.
Welcome to the AlyssumArts blog where we will focus on the Pennsylvania Germans, their culture and decorative arts. By mid-eighteenth century almost fifty percent of Pennsylvania’s population came from German-speaking areas of Europe.
They were inclined to fervently preserve their distinctive dialects, religious beliefs, and European-derived cultural backgrounds which they heartily expressed. Breinigsville, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, Volume 1 lists emigrants from the Northern Kraichgau; volume 2, emigrants from the Western Palatinate.
Both volumes include considerable genealogical information as well as indexes of. Having grown up in Pennsylvania Dutch Country and coming from a long line of Pennsylvania Germans, this book was an instant hit with the family when it was first published and has since become a family tradition.
Every Christmas, one of the K. uncles, aunts, or cousins will take a turn reading it aloud, with varying success in imitating our Reviews: Redemptioners, Germans -- Pennsylvania History, Pennsylvania Dutch -- History, Pennsylvania Dutch -- Genealogy, Pennsylvania -- Emigration and immigration History Publisher Lancaster, Pa.: Published by the author Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English.
Pennsylvania was an English speaking colony and the Provincial Council of Pennsylvania was alarmed at the large numbers of Germans entering the province; they felt like they were being overrun by the Germans. In a one month time span five ships had arrived in Philadelphia each carrying over German immigrants.
Pennsylvania Dutch, Germans, Ships Publisher Norristown, Penn.: Pennsylvania German Society Collection findmypastpersi; americana Digitizing sponsor Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English Volume - handwritten family genealogy page from I can't make out any family names on this.
See photos. - 7 photographs in the back frames pages of the bible. These appear to be ss photographs. They are from Reading and Ephrata PA. - Then there's the large GERMAN Holman leather bible which measures approx 10"x12" x ".Seller Rating: % positive.
Discover the history of your hometown with our best-selling picture series, crafted by local authors. Explore hundreds of vintage pictures of our nation's history. Furthermore, there were also a number of German printers, who, like Christoph Saur and Peter Zenger, published newspapers, calendars and books in German as well as in English.
Benjamin Franklin states, that of the six printing houses in Pennsylvania four were German or half German. The First Period; Like the Pilgrims, the Pennsylvania Germans had their own "ship," for in the year the "Concord" landed at Philadelphia with a small number of German and Dutch Mennonites, who came from Crefeld and Kriegsheim.
It is with this group that the interesting story of the Pennsylvania German people begins. German-Americans were the largest ethnic contingent to fight for the Union in the American Civil War. More thannative-born Germans, along with anotherfirst generation German-Americans, served in the Union Army, notably from New York, Wisconsin, and a few hundred served in the Confederacy, being primarily 3rd and 4th generation descended from those who had.
The following excerpt from Pennsylvania Germans, A Persistent Minority by William T. Parsons is posted for its excellent discussion of conditions confronting early 18th century German immigrants on the voyage to America and upon arrival at the Port of Philadelphia.
It is probable that these or similar conditions were experienced by our Mosier and Culp immigrant ancestors. These references might have been better handled with a numbered reference subheader or a numbered reference index at the end of the book.
The book really became interesting when the author got into the different barn styles. Each such section was generously exemplified with pictures of barns in the eastern Pennsylvania s: Nearly one-half of the book lists, along with genealogical notices, some 2, Names of German Habitants on Both Banks of the Mississippi Above New Orleans, as based on the official census ofand a roster of Additional German Names Not in the  Census.
Included among these families, it should be noted, are Germans from Maryland and. Vision: Creating a clothing-optional world where your body does not define who you are. Mission: Promoting a culture of body acceptance through clothing-optional recreation, education, and community outreach.
Values: Naturism, Understanding, Diversity, Education. Pennsylvania German Pioneers - Pennsylvania German Pioneers contains the original lists of Palatine German pioneers who arrived at the port of Philadelphia from the years to Philadelphia German Immigration, History of German immigration to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Germans were the largest European group who settled in Kansas. This Germanic heritage can be seen in many town names across Kansas, such as Humboldt in Allen County, Bremen in Marshall County, Stuttgart in Phillips County, Marienthal in Wichita County, Windthorst in Ford County, Olmitz in Barton County, Olpe in Lyon County, Bern in Nemaha County, and many others.
He says the tradition grew out of folk art that German settlers brought with them to Pennsylvania. Originally, the designs were based off of stars, hence the "barn star" designation.