Immigrations for Becher

Becher immigrations in date order. In “Notes” AKA indicates “also known as” name where sources have variations in name spelling. The source code is explained at bottom and indicates which books the list is printed in. Ships link to online passenger lists, so you can see everyone who traveled with them. This is important as we often find our ancestors lived and later intermarried with indicating where the Becher immigrant came from or settled.



Ship From/To Source Codes Becher Immigration Notes
Johann Martin Becher 10/8/1737 Charming
Rotterdam by Plymouth to PA NF142, TT111,
Heinrich Becher 1738 Carolina LS95, LS114, LS116 AKA Hans Heinrich Buecher
Johannes Becker 9/30/1754
PG615, NF435,
Casper Becker 9/30/1754
PG615, NF435,

Source Codes for Becher Immigrations:

Two letters correspond to a book below and the number is the page within it.

Example: TT316 above is page 316 within Thirty Thousand Names of Swiss Immigrants.

Code Book Author
LS Lists of Swiss Emigrants in the Eighteenth Century to the
American Colonies
Faust, Albert B.
NF Name of Foreigners Who Took The Oath of Allegiance Egle, Henry
TT Thirty Thousand Names of Swiss Immigrants Rupp, Daniel
PG Pennsylvania German Pioneers Strassburger, Ralph Beaver
PI Pal-Index: A Surname Index
of Eighteenth-Century Immigrants
Hall, Charles M.