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Philadelphia County, PA

Do you have any Greathouse kith and kin who resided in Philadelphia County, PA? If so, please join us in our efforts to better document the Greathouse kith and kin who lived in this county, by sending your additions and corrections to Greathouse Point.

Greathouse of Springfield

A collection of a records which place Greathouse kith and kin as residing in Springfield and Germantown:

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Philadelphia County, PA
Greathouse of Philadelphia County
Google Map: Greathouse of Philadelphia County, PA
Map: Philadelphia County -
Church Records: St. Michael's Lutheran, Germantown
Levering of Roxborough
1691/92, Mar 7 - Naturalizations, Germantown
1709 - Land: Herman Groethousen
1712 - Court: Herman Groethousen
1715 - Letter: Hannah Penn to Thomas Story, Groethousen Plantation
1715 - Court: Herman Groethousen
1738 - Founded: St. Michael's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Germantown
1740 – Court: Naturalization of Henry and John Greathouse
1741-1755 - Derived Birth: Elizabeth Greathouse
1741 - Passenger List: Ship Molly, Johan Lenhart Beyer
1742 - Will: Wigard Levering
1742 - Will Index: John Rabenstock, Witness: Herman Groothouse
1743 - Will: Harman Grothausen
1743 - Headstone: Harman Grothaus
1744 - Marriage: Rebecca Greathouse and Leonard Streeper
1744 - Will: Henry Groothouse
1745 - Headstone: Henry Grothaus
1745 - Baptism: Anna Maria Schellmeier, Witness: Herman Grothauss
1745 - Marriage: Paul and Kellerschen, Witness: Leonhardt Beyer
1747 - Baptism: Rachel Greathouse
1748 - First Convention, Evangelical Lutheran Ministerium of Pennsylvania
1750 - Will: Anthony Hinkle Jr.
1757 - Advertisement: Sale of Plantation with Tile Kiln by Johann Grothausz
1764 - Journal of Johannes Herbergs: "Hermen [Grothus] came from Bielefeld"
1769 - Dedication: Zion Church, Philadelphia City
1777 - Will: John Greathouse of Springfield
1795 - Will: Wigard Miller of Germantown
1796 - Estate: Administrator's Bond, John Groethaus
2007 - Sketch of German History Prior to Birth of Herman Grothaus
2010 - Research Journal: Anthony Yetzer
2013 - Proof Argument: Herman Greathouse In Twain


Adrian B. Ettlinger, The AniMap County Boundary Historial Atlas.Software Version 3.0, Release 2, 1991-2008.

The Newberry Library, Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, Chicago, IL. Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County Chronology. View @ Atlas of Historical County Boundaries


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