1711 Aug 12 - 1712 Aug 11:
Born in Germany to
Peter Good (GC) and Wife #1. (9) Anna is 20 on 1732 Aug
11 when she arrives in Philadelphia, PA. (5)
1727: Father Peter Good (GC) emigrates to Philadelphia.
John Musselman marries Anna Good (GC1). (1 p16) (2 p19)
____ ___ __: GC1__ Mathias (3)
1732 May 10: John, Anna and one child live at
Meckesheim near Sinsheim.
1732 Aug 11: John and Anna Musselman arrive in
Philadelphia on the ship Samuel from Rotterdam (5).
They were part of a group from the Sinsheim area that included Anna's brother
Jacob with the family of his mother-in-law
Veronica Scherer and also Jacob Oberholtzer and his two small children. (1 p14)
1732 Aug 14: The Pennsylvania Gazette of
Benjamin Franklin announces the arrival of the
John and Anna Musselman settle near Weaverland, PA. (7, ch 1)
1737: John and Anna settle along
Muddy Creek near what later would become Bowmansville, PA,
along with her brothers
Jacob Good (GC2) and
Christian Good (GC3). (6,7)
"[The Musselmans] located on a tract of
land about one mile north from [Christian's] mill, and along [the same]
where until lately some of his lineal
descendants resided, who used to relate the
sayings of their great-grandsire, that when he wished
to earn a regular day's wages he
could not obtain work nearer home than in the neighborhood of New
Holland, a distance of over eight miles. Between the
Christian Good (GC3)
and John Musselman tracts a farm of one hundred and thirty acres was
located, which at the time of the Revolution and afterwards belonged
to Ullich Burkholder, ...." (6, p675)
1754 Dec: John is a witness to the proof of the will of his father-in-law
Peter Good (GC). (9)
1764 Mar 16: John Musselman and wife Anna grant
part of their land to their son Mathias Musselman. (3 p479)
____: John Musselman dies.
____: Anna Good (GC1) Musselman dies.