Birth of Son: ABT 1738
Name: George Tobias
Birth of Son: 24 JUN 1739
Name: Ludwig Tobias
Immigration: 20 NOV 1741 on the Ship
Note: The boys were too young to be registered and therefore did not appear on
the ship's list of passengers.
Details: Like many emigrants, they left thier "Home Land"
because of the religous persecution called "the Thirty Year War" that was the
cause of unrest and much of the famine. Political conflict was also rampant.
Tax Records: 1741
Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Birth of Son: ABT 1742
Name: John Tobias
Birth of Son: 14 OCT 1744
Name: Johann Peter Tobias
Birth of Son: ABT 1748
Name: Jacob Tobias
29 MAR 1761
Land Records: 01 SEP 1766
Details: Tobias, Jost - Warrant #1859 - East District, Berks Co - 100
Tax Records: 1767
Details: Jost Toby - farmer owning 50 acres, 2 horses, 2 cows and tax was 4.
There were no single men listed with this name.
Tax Records: 1768
Details: Dowy, Jost - 100 acres, 2 horses, 2 cattle, no sheep, tax 2.
Death: ABT 1775 Bern Twp, Berks Co,
Burial: Epler's Church Cemetery, Bern
Twp, Berks Co, Pennsylvania
parents are unknown