Johan Jacob Wolf 1694 – 1757

Johan Jacob Wolf was born 3 May 1694 in Germany. He was the son of Johannes Peter Wolf & Susanna. On 12 May 1716 in Germany, he married Anna Barbara Orth.

….. 1 Johan Jacob Wolf b: 03 May 1694 in Germany, d: Aft. 1757
….. + Anna Barbara Orth b: 26 Aug 1697 in Weiler, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany, m: 12 May 1716 in
Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Maria Magdalena Wolf b: 03 Feb 1717 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Maria Barbara Wolf b: 29 Oct 1718 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Johan Peter Wolf b: 1720 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Johan Ludwig Wolf b: 1723 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Anna Maria Wolf b: 10 June 1724 in Germany
……….. 2 Johannes Wolf b: 1726 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Johan Nickel Wolf b: 1728 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Maria Barbara Wolf b: 1730 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Maria Christiana Wolf b: 12 Jan 1733 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
……….. 2 Johan Friedrich Wolf b: 16 Aug 1735 in Baumholder, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany, d: May 1803
……….. + Maria Elizabeth
…………….. 3 Christina Wolf b: 28 May 1758, d: 1848
…………….. + Henry Baltzley
…………….. 3 Frederick Wolf b: 1761
…………….. 3 Anna Catherine Wolf b: Bef. March 1762
…………….. 3 Elizabeth Wolf b: Abt. 1767, d: Unknown
…………….. 3 John Jacob Wolf b: 1769, d: March 1869 in Adams, PA
…………….. + Elizabeth d: 1852
…………….. 3 John George Wolf b: 18 October 1781
…………….. 3 Andrew Wolf b: 05 June 1783 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
…………….. 3 Mary Wolf d: Bef. July 1833
……….. 2 Johann Jonas Wolf b: 27 Dec 1739 in Lebanon, PA, d: 21 Sept 1787 in Abbottstown, York, PA
……….. + Appollonia Dick b: 14 Aug 1738 in at Sea, m: 1761, d: Abt. 1791 in PA
…………….. 3 Jacob Wolf b: 05 June 1762 in York, PA, d: 31 March 1810 York, PA
…………….. + Cornelia Knight b: 27 October 1765, d: 06 Oct 1806
………………….. 4 Margaret Wolf b: 1803
………………….. + John Straw m: 1830
……………. 3 Appollonia Wolf b: 31 December 1763 in York, PA
…………….. 3 John Wolf b: 18 Sept 1767 in York, PA, d: 28 Aug 1851 Hamilton, PA
…………….. 3 Catherine Wolf b: 21 November 1770 in York, PA
…………….. + Henry Becker
…………….. 3 Adam Wolf b: 12 February 1773 in York, PA, d: 13 March 1865
…………….. + Eva b: 1771, d: 1839
………………….. 4 Jonas Wolf b: 23 July 1794 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
………………….. 4 Maria Wolf b: 26 Sept 1796, d: 24 Nov 1873 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
………………….. 4 Jacob Wolf b: 19 April 1798 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
………………….. 4 John Wolf b: 24 January 1802
………………….. 4 Elizabeth Wolf b: 19 March 1804
………………….. 4 Adam Wolf b: 05 December 1810
…………….. 3 Johan Jonas Wolf b: 08 February 1775 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
…………….. 3 Christianna Wolf b: 16 November 1776 in York, PA
…………….. 3 John Frederick Wolf b: 30 June 1779 in Berwick Twp., York Co., PA, d: 25 April 1872 in York Springs, Adams, PA
…………….. + Esther Barbara Shaffer b: 29 Dec1777 in PA, m: 08 April 1800, d: 16 Oct 1866 in York Springs, Adams, PA
………………….. 4 John Adam Wolf b: 28 Aug 1800 in Berwick, Adams, PA, d: 14 Aug 1825 in Adams, PA
………………….. 4 Louisa Wolf b: 14 Aug 1802 in Berwick, Adams, PA
………………….. + Hanes
………………….. 4 Frederick Wolf b: 09 Sept1804 in Berwick, Adams, PA, d: 29 Oct 1891 in Adams, PA
………………….. + Louisa C Goetz m: 13 February 1825 in PA, d: 03 Oct 1861
………………….. 4 Jacob Wolf b: 21 Dec 1806 in Berwick, Adams, PA, d: 11 June 1891 in Anderson, Kansas
………………….. + Matilda Kinert
………………….. 4 John Franklin Wolf b: 11 April 1809 in Berwick, Adams, PA, d: 10 March 1883 in Hinckley, Medina, Ohio
………………….. + Elisabeth Burkholder b: 24 May 1814 in Little York, York, PA, d: 22 June 1856 in Ohio, USA
………………….. + Caroline Orwig b: Abt. 1820, m: 6 Nov 1856 Wayne, OH, d: 1888
………………….. 4 John Jonas Wolf b: 29 June 1811 in Adams, PA, d: 16 Feb 1895 in York Springs, Adams, PA
………………….. + Sarah Ann Chronister b: 14 April 1824, d: 1891
………………….. 4 Esther Barbara Wolf b: 27 Jan 1814 in Adams, PA d: 12 Dec 1903 in Adams, PA
………………….. + Isaac Meyers
………………….. 4 Ninetta Wolf b: 18 May 1817 in Adams, PA d: 18 July 1890 in New Chester, Adams, PA
………………….. + George H Spangler
………………….. 4 Henry H Wolf b: 20 November 1820 in Adams, PA, d: 1860
………………….. + Maria Magdalena d: 1852
………………….. 4 William Wolf b: 20 April 1824 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA, d: 02 April 1888 in Conway Springs, Sumner, Kansas
………………….. + Sarah Jane Wilson
……………. 3 Maria Elizabeth Wolf b: 27 June 1782 in York, PA
…………….. 3 Andrew Wolf b: 18 March 1787 in York, PA, d: 28 April 1867 in Berwick, York, PA
…………….. + Catherine Dick b: 1795, m: 1829
………………….. 4 Christian Wolf b: 07 April 1819, d: 12 Jan 1880
………………….. 4 Andrew Alexander Wolf b: 31 January 1821, d: 24 Oct 1885
………………….. 4 George Wolf b: 14 August 1823
…………………. 4 Josiah Wolf b: 1828, d: 01 September 1874
………………….. 4 Jeremiah Wolf b: 22 August 1829 in Berwick, York, PA d: 27 Feb 1877 in Abbottstown, Adams, PA
………………….. + Eliza Ann Reigle d: 07 September 1906
………………….. 4 Richard Wolf b: 07 July 1831
………………….. 4 Benjamin Franklin Wolf b: 16 Feb 1833
………………….. 4 Jonas Wolf b: 06 August 1836
………………….. 4 Anna Maria Catherine Wolf b: 09 March 1839
………………….. 4 Adam Wolf b: 09 March 1839, d: 29 Nov 1924
………………….. + Elenora
………………….. 4 Catherine Wolf b: 1846

Selected Sources:

  • A Collection of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Dutch, French and other Immigrants in Pennsylvania From 1727 – 1776′ by I. Daniel Rupp. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company 1965
  • Young, Henry James. Genealogical Reports for The Historical Society of York County: Evidences of the Wolf Families of York County before the Year 1850, 1938. From York County Heritage Trust, 250 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania.
  • Bugert, Annette Kunselman. Eighteenth Century Emigrants from German – Speaking Lands to North America. Volume II: The Western Palatinate. Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania German Society, 1985. Copy of book owned by York County Heritage Trust, 250 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania.
  • Wolfe, J. Arthur. Jonas Wolf of Berwick Township, York County, Pennsylvania: A History and Genealogy of a Colonial Ancestor and Some of His Descendants. Privately Published: 1987. Copy of book owned by York County Heritage Trust, 250 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania.
  • Learn much more about this family in my book, ‘The Mark Family Story’.

 

11 Responses to Johan Jacob Wolf 1694 – 1757

  1. looking for Wolf history in Lancaster County PA. From 1725 on

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  3. Neil, How may I be of help to your search? Colleen

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  5. I am a descendant of Jacob Wolf and Anna Barbara Orth
    http://www-personal.umich.edu/~bobwolfe/gen/mn/m14503x14504.htm
    through their son Frederick.
    I have never been able to make the link to Jonas Wolfe
    http://www-personal.umich.edu/~bobwolfe/gen/person/p23648.htm

    Could you help me with documentation about the link, please.
    Regards,
    Bob Wolfe

  6. I am a descendant of Jacob Wolf and Anna Orth through their son Johann Peter.
    You
    → Mary Louise Graham
    your mother → Robert Arnold Boyd
    her father → Mildred (Minnie) Boyd
    his mother → Henrietta Shull Arnold
    her mother → Dr. William Tetlow Shull
    her father → Sarah Shull
    his mother → Peter Wolf
    her father → Johann Peter Wolf
    his father → Johan Jacob Wolff
    his father

  7. Sharron Scott my husband is related to the Wholf
    my husband his grandmother Grace Astry m. Ralph Scott. Her parents Fannie Tucker and David O. Astry. Fannie parents are Sarah Sina Wholf and James Lee Tucker. Sarah Sina Wholf prents are John Wholf and Harriet Hannah Frakes. John Wholf parents are Johnannas Jacob Wholf and Mary Long. on Fine a Grave is stated Johnannas Jacob Wholf parents are John Jacob Wholf, Sr and Mary Sarah Howdyshell. Are you related to these Wholf if so do you have anything on John Jacob Wholf, Sr. who married Mary Sarah Howdyshell. Thank you

  8. Yes Colleen!
    my email is darsamueprice@gmail.com

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