PRINTED FRAKTUR

1861

Pennsylvania

$395.00

 

Pennsylvania Birth Certificate.

Size Framed is
21-1/2 inches high,17-1/2 inches wide

With added watercolor.

Family information and witness names added in ink

For Henrietta Suzanna Nargang. Her Father Daniel A. Nargang was a farmer and her Mother's name was Fayette. She was born in Bern, Berks County, Pennsylvania in October 1861

Printed by Carl Kepler, Reading Pennsylvania.

Tear to paper on upper right.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Nargang family came from the Palatines in German to Philadelphia from Rotterdam on the ship "Harle". The Ship Master was Ralph Harle. They were among the first German settlers in Philadelphia who on September 1, 1736 took a formal Oath of Allegiance to King George II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A similar printed fraktur by Carl Kepler is in The Berks History Center.

 
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