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Adam FUNK

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  • Name Adam FUNK 
    Born 1733  At sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • Adam Funk was born in 1733 on board the ship "Pink Mary" on its way to Philadelphia PA from Rotterdam, Germany. His mother died giving birth. On landing, his father Frederick left infant Adam, seven months old, in the care of a friend in Philadelphia, while he went to look for business or a place to settle, but was never heard from afterwards. It is possible that he emigrated to Virginia, where he may have lived till his death.
    Person ID I692  GearhartSeitz | Funk
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2006 

    Father Frederick FUNK (FUNCK),   b. Abt 1705, Palatinate, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1734, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Mother name unknown FUNK (FUNCK),   b. unk, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1733, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Frederick Funk emigrated from Rhinish Palatinate to American on Sept. 29, 1733 Philadelphia Pennsylvania. On the ship " Pink Mary " of Dublin from Ratterdam. Left Europe because of religious persecution. During the voyage acrossed the ocean a son was born, named Adam, who was weven weeks old when they landed. The mother died at the birth. On landing, Frederick left his infant son Adam, in the care of a friend in Philadelphia, while he went to look for business or a place to settle, but was never heard from afterwards. It is possible that he emigrated to Virginia, where he may have lived till his death.
    Family ID F219  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah LONG,   b. Abt 1735, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 286 years) 
    Married 1757 
    Children 
     1. Adam FUNK,   b. 08 Apr 1758, Shenandoah, Strasburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1830, Funks Grove, Mclean, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Jacob FUNK,   b. 10 Dec 1775, Strassburg, Shenandoah, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1845, Fountain County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Margaret FUNK,   b. 01 Apr 1793, Paris, Bourbon Co, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F203  Group Sheet