|About the Book|
More Palatine Families, the sequel to celebrated The Palatine Families of New York, includes data on 316 Palatine families who arrived in New York and New Jersey 1717-1776, plus their European origins. It also includes some 1710 immigrants who returned to Germany, or whose destination is unknown, plus some additional discoveries on families of the Palatine immigrants of 1710. Material on later immigrants to the middle colonies in America, 1722-1776, discovered at the Fürstl. Wied Archives at Neuwied and in the Sayn/Hachenburg files at the Hauptstaatsarchiv in Wiesbaden rounds out the book. This last section covers 437 immigrants to America in the mid-18th century, many of whom settled in Pennsylvania. Many immigrant entries from various German regions 1722-1776 are also included.