From The Moravian Graveyards of Nazareth, Pa.: Wendel Westhoefer. i, s. 2. Oct. 5. Unmarried man, Christianspring. Bom at Muddy Creek, Pa., 1743. Parents members of the Brethren's congregation in Warwick (Lititz). When 16 years old, went to Bethlehem and then to Christianspring. In 1 763 received into the congregation. Wanted to visit his father in Lititz in 1764 but was denied permission (19 Sep 1764: Minutes of the Single Brethren's Conference, 1762-1766, BethSB 10, MAB).
Birthplace:Muddy Creek, Pennsylvania