Noted events in his life were:
1. He immigrated on the ship Thistle on 29 Aug 1730 to Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
Nicholas married Anna Amelia Julianna Schneider, daughter of Johann Abraham Schneider and Anna Catharina Simon, on 20 Oct 1743 in Stouchsburg: Christ Lutheran Church, Berks, PA.1 (Anna Amelia Julianna Schneider was born in 1720 and was christened on 31 Mar 1720.)
Reverend John Casper Stoever, Early Lutheran Baptisms and Marriages in Southeastern Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: n.p., 1896.
http://www.ancestry.com and also at http://www.chm.davidson.edu/pagenweb/records/stoevermarriages.txt).