Vitals: Johann Philip, Jr. & Anna Christina Catherine Henn(z) Kimmel

Johann Philip, Jr. (1723/24-1804) b. Gimbshein, Worms on Rhine, Hessen, Germany; r.   Somerset Co., PA (son of Johann Philip, Sr. & Anna Elisabeth Voltz Kimmel)
-emigration: 1755 with brothers and father to York Co., PA
-other: moved to Bedford/Somerset Co. about 1762 (listed as Philip Kimble); began collecting taxes in Quemahoning Twp. for American Continental Congress in 1781. “Nearly half of all American Kimmels descend from this Philip.”

Anna Christina Catherine Henn(z) (1726-1791) b.?; r Somerset Co. (daughter of Jacob Henry & Barbara Greber Henn(z)

-religious affiliation: Church of the Brethren, presiding Elder (1764) of Stoney Creek Meetinghouse for 30 years.
-burial: William Ringler Farm, Brotherton, PA, descendants


1. Johann Philip III (1756-1820) b. York Co.; r. McCracken Co., KY (m1. Ann __; m2. Rebecca Beard; m3. Druscilla Penrod)
2. Jacob (1757-1824) b. Ephrata, Lancaster/ York Co.; r. Berlin, Somerset Co., PA (m. Mary Hoffman)
3. Johann Michael III (1760-1819) b. York Co.; r. Stoystown, Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co. (m. Catherine Elizabeth Zimmerman – our line)
4. Conrad (1761- ?) probably died in his youth
5. David (1763- 1827) b. Somerset Co.; r. Dayton, OH (m. Barbara Kroner)
6. Abraham (1764-1840) b. Somerset Co., r. Berlin, PA. (m. Elizabeth Heiple)
7. Elizabeth (1766-  )(m. William Smith)
8. Isaac (1769-1851) b. Somerset Co.; r. Coitsville, OH (m. Anne Musser)
9. Solomon (1770-1825) b & r. Somerset Co. (m. Elizabeth Brubaker)


“Ancestors of Jeffrey & Mark Kimmel

“Descendants of Johann Kimmel.” 2 August 2011

“Glessner/ Kimmel Genealogy.” 7 January 2011

“Kimmel Family Genealogy.” 25 October 2012

“Kimmel Genealogy.” 2 August 2011

Various Public Member Family Trees & other documents


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