Saturday, November 29, 2014
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Immigrant John Christopher Shockey

Parent Category: Phillips and Monks

From the Phillips line is the immigrant John Christopher Shockey born with the name of Johann Christoffel Schacke. He left Germany about 1737 and went to Amsterdam, Holland where he boarded the ship SNOW MOLLY and sailed for the United States and landed in Philadelphia Pennsylvania on 10 Sept 1737. He lived in Milford Township, PA from 1738 until 1753, Mannheim Township, PA 1754-1762, Cumberland Co. PA 1763-1765, Frederick Co. MD 1766-1774 and Mt. Pleasant, Westmoreland Co. PA 1775-1796 where he died.