Johannes Jacob Herche

Male 1708 -


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  • Name Johannes Jacob Herche  [1, 2
    Born 12 Aug 1708  Sterbfritz, Hessen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As John Harkey 
    Person ID I2595  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2009 

    Father Curt Conrad Herrche,   b. 23 Aug 1657, Sterbfritz, Hessen Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1732, Sterbfritz, Hessen Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Eulalia Paul,   b. 17 Mar 1674/75, Sterbfritz, Hessen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Jun 1695 
    Family ID F1163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. John Conrad Harkey,   b. 1744, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martin Harkey,   b. 1746, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1807, Cabarrus, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +3. David Harkey,   b. 1748, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1790  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F1162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Johanas Herche ... travelled from Holland to England and then to America. He crossed the Atlantic on the ship Lidie and arrived in Philadelphia in 17[4]3. He took his loyalty oath in September of 1743 and his name was translated in English as John Harkey. In 1750, he settled in Mecklenburg County, NC, and remained there until 1769. On August 27, 1764, John Harkey received a King's Grant from King George III for a Colonial Plat (or plantation) situated in Craven County, SC.The Harkey family removed from NC to AR and remained there until locating in San Saba County, one year before its organization in 1856."
      1. "San Saba County [TX] History," 1983. 2. "Harkey History: Ancestors& Descendants," O.B. Harkey. 3. Records of Don Harkey. 4. AncestralFile

  • Sources 
    1. [S768] The Family of James and Eliza (Tucker) Harkey, King, Evalyn, (Russellville, AK).

    2. [S1147] Herche.ged.