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Johann Philipp Shuck, Sr.

Johann Philipp Shuck, Sr.

Male 1760 - 1835  (75 years)

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  • Name Johann Philipp Shuck 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 15 Jun 1760  Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Nov 1835  Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2222  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2021 

    Father Johannes Martin Shuck,   b. 1723, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1804, Washington, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary Margaret Wagoner,   b. Abt 1732, Tulpehocken, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1820, Washington, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1753  Salem, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Ann Schooling,   b. 9 Nov 1760, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1810, Washington, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 1780  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rosannah Shuck,   b. Dec 1781, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1828, Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     2. Jacob Shuck,   b. 17 Jan 1784, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1855, Yamhill, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Philip Shuck, Jr.,   b. Abt 1786, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Shuck,   b. 1789, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Catherine Shuck,   b. 1792, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1858, Davis, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Sanders Shuck,   b. 1798, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     7. Michael Shuck,   b. 12 Dec 1799, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1887, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     8. Eveline Shuck,   b. 1800, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1875, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Duckworth,   b. 1780, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1849, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1815  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Shuck,   b. 1819, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1896, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F12044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name: Philip Shuck Probate Date: 6 Sep 1835 Probate Place: Harrison, Indiana, USA Inferred Death Year: Abt 1835 Inferred Death Place: Indiana, USA Item Description: Will Records, Vol A, 1809-1832; Will Records, Vol B, 1831-1851

      Phillip Shuck was born in 1760. Berks County, Pa. He substituted for his father, John, once in the Revolutionary War, and then served on his own record over a period of three years. They mostly had to fight and control the movement of the Indians recruited by the British to stir up trouble and kill settlers. Phillip followed his father to Ky. about 1798. In 1780 he had married Sarah_____. They had children at the time of the move to Ky. Catherine was one of them, and she was born in 1792. Phillip Probate 1835-Har. Co., In.

      [jos1234 originally shared this 31 Mar 2010] 15 April 1834 Philip Shuck, a resident of Harrison Co., IN, appeared in Open Court, Harrison Co., IN, aged 74 years, applying for a military pension (Act of Congress passed 7 June 1832). He stated that he "entered the service of the United States as a substitute for his father John Shuck in the year 1776" at which time he "marched on the frontiers against the Indians...about five miles (?) Susquehanna River - thirty miles above the forks at a place called (?) fort and remained then two months and was discharged...and returned home... He stated that after the Indians attacked "the fort", he joined about two hundred other volunteers...and was engaged...sometime in the year 1777...was discharged and again returned home...until the summer of 1778 or 1779...which company kept themselves at all times in radius to march against the Indians...which company was stationed on the opposite side of the River Susquehanna from the Town of Sunbury (located right on the Susquehanna River and at the site of a large frontier fort called Fort Augusta)...at which time he was discharged by said Captain. In consequences of old age and loss of memory he cannot recollect the names of any other of his officers except those he has named...cannot recollect the precise time he was in actual service during the three years but not less than eighteen months, that he was born in the state of Pennsylvania in the county of Berks in the year 1760. When he entered the service he resided in the County of North Cumberland and State of Pennsylvania. His age is recorded in a "bible formerly owned by his father and now in the possession of this applicant". From the County of Northumberland he moved to the County of Washington in the State of Kentucky in the year 1800 and from thence he removed to the state of Indiana, Harrison County where he now resides. That he never received a written discharge, that he has no "dockumentary evidence and he knows of no person who's testimony he can procure..." This document was witnessed by John Hedden "a clergyman residing in the county of Harrison" and Jesse Shields. (Harrison Co. Circuit Court, Corydon, Harrison Co., IN, Pension No. S-31958, June 2000)

      [jos1234 originally shared this 31 Mar 2010] 9 Nov 1835 Philip Shuck's Last Will & Testament, written and signed on 6 Sep 1835, was filed in Harrison Co., IN, Probate Court by Abraham Beanblossom and Sarah Shuck. He leaves "to my beloved wife Sarah Shuck an full and equal third of all my real and personal estate that she also have and possess all my persona estate and that she have and possess and occupy all my real estate so long as she remains my widow except as herein after mentioned..." He left to his daughter "Sarah Shuck of my personal estate one cow one bed and bedding also the the sum of one hundred dollars to be raised out of my estate." He left to his sons, daughters, & son-in-law "Jacob Shuck, Philip Shuck, John Shuck, Michael Shuck, and Sanders Shuck...Eve Beanblossom, Catharine Steprow, Elizabeth Winters, Sarah Shuck...Wm Jones...all and singular my personal estate also the proceeds of my real estate after the death of my wife Sarah Shuck...that the real estate be sold for the best price it will bring and that it be equally divided among my said heirs portion and portion alike except John Shuck, Sanders Shuck, & Wm Jones first half the portion that the rest of my heirs shall receive including the moneys advanced by me to them in my lifetime and kept account of by me...". Philip assigned his son-in-law, Abraham Beanblossom and his wife, Sarah Shuck, executors of his estate. The will was witnessed by Henry P. Faith, Elizabeth Sears, and Francis J. Kilgore. (Harrison Co., IN, Probate Court, Will Book B, page 69, SLC FHC Film No. 1404686, Apr 2000)

      Philip Shuck Birth: Jun. 1, 1760 Berks County Pennsylvania, USA Death: 1835 Harrison County Indiana, USA Philip Shuck was born 1 Jun 1760, in Tulpenhocken Township, Berks Co, Pennsylvania. He was a Revolutionary War soldier. He entered the conflict as a substitute for his father, John Shuck in 1776. He then served 2 months, and was drafted for 2 months. He then volunteered as a Minuteman in the Pennsylvania Militia. He married Sarah Ann Schooling and they had the following children: Sarah; Jacob b. 17 Jan 1784 - m. 12 Mar 1805, Susanna Jones d. 18 Jan 1856; Philip b. 1786 - m. Mary Jones 25 Feb 1808 Harrison Co, IN.; Catherine: b. 1790 - m. 23 May 1811, Peter Stepro d. 20 Mar 1858 Davis Co, Iowa; Elizabeth: b. 1795 m. 6 Oct 1819 Jacob Winters, Harrison Co, IN.; John b. 1796; Sanders b. 1798 - m. Sarah Blake Michael b. 1799 - m. Catherine Sappenfield, May 5 1821, Harrison Co, IN d. 1880 Worth County, Missouri. He died and his will was probated 9 Nov 1835. He is buried in Cady Cemetery, Heth Township, Harrison Co, IN. Proof: Pension claim 31958. Family links: Spouses: Sarah Ann Schooling Shuck (1760 - 1810)* Sarah Light Shuck (1790 - 1849)* Children: Rosannah Shuck Jones (1781 - 1828)* Jacob Shuck (1784 - 1855)* Catherine Shuck Stepro (1792 - 1858)* Sanders Shuck (1798 - 1851)* Michael Shuck (1799 - 1887)* Burial: Cady Cemetery Central Harrison County Indiana, USA Maintained by: Debbie Ellsworth Hamerni... Originally Created by: Roger Gleitz Record added: Jul 04, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 20286910