Maria Catharina Hahn1

b. 29 July 1738
Maria Catharina Hahn|b. 29 Jul 1738|p6187.htm|Johannes Hahn|b. 12 Jun 1712\nd. 21 Apr 1793|p6184.htm|Elizabeth Margaretha Forster|b. c 1715|p6185.htm|Johan J. Hahn||p6217.htm|Maria O. Eichenlaub|b. 17 Oct 1685|p6218.htm|Jonas Forster||p6216.htm||||

2nd great-grandaunt of William Lemuel Horn Jr.
4th great-grandaunt of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Horn and Allied Families
     Maria Catharina Hahn was born on 29 July 1738 in Freckenfeld, Pfalz, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Johannes Hahn and Elizabeth Margaretha Forster.1 She married Simon Cron on 18 February 1757 in Canadochly Union Church, York County, Pennsylvania.1
Additional Data
Maria Catharina Hahn immigrated in 1751 to America with her parents Johannes Hahn and Elizabeth Hahn, and siblings Maria Margaretha Hahn, Anna Maria Hahn, Johann Jacob Hahn and Benedict Hahn. They arrived at Philadelphia on the ship Janet out of Rotterdam.2


  1. [S648] Linda Setzer, online <…>, Linda Setzer (North Carolina), downloaded 1998.
  2. [S659] Friedrich Krebs, Emigrants from the Palatinate to the American Colonies in the 18th Century, Pennsylvania German Society Special Study, 1 (Norristown: Pennsylvania German Society, 1953). From church records of Frechenfeld, Billigheim, Thaleischweiler, Essenheim, Niederkirchen, Obermoschel, and Moersfeld in the Bavarian State Archives at Speyer, Germany. A German version was published as "Eine Liste deutscher Auswanderer nach den amerikanischen Kolonien aus Zweibruecken in der Pfalz, 1750-1771," in Familie und Volk, jahrgang 1:1 (indexed in PILI 1985 as no. 4364), 20.