(June 7. 1749March 10, 1812). B. near New Germantown, New Jersey, of Swiss extraction; studied theol. privately under H. M. Mühlenberg* and C. M. Wrangel*; educ. Coll. of Philadelphia (which later became U. of Pennsylvania); ordained by Syn. of Pennsylvania 1770; Pastor Easton, Pennsylvania, 176976. Chaplain 8th Virginia regt. 177677. Pastor Charleston, South Carolina, 177880. Chaplain 9th Virginia regt. Prisoner of Brit. 178082. Pastor New Hanover (Falckner's Swamp), Pennsylvania, 178285; Winchester, Virginia, 17851812. Helped prepare P. Henkel (see Henkels, The, 2) and W. Carpenter* for the ministry.
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