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Anthony Schoppe

Male 1761 - 1816  (55 years)


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  • Name Anthony Schoppe 
    Born 1761  Hesse, Cassel, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    84704779 
    _AMTID 390151127274:1030:116238515 
    Died 12 Oct 1816  Jonesboro, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Roque Bluffs, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Roque Bluffs Cemetery 
    Person ID I49659  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2018 

    Family Phebe Speare,   b. 28 Sep 1766, Jonesboro, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1839, Jonesboro, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Schoppee,   b. 19 Oct 1786, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1816, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     2. Mary B. Schoppe,   b. 2 Dec 1800, Jefferson, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1829, Jonesboro, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F18120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • A Hessian soldier, one of about 5000 Hessians to stay in America after the American Revolution. He served in Rev. War as a Hessian soldier until captured at the battle of Bennington, VT, when he was shipped to Boston, MA & enlisted in the Colonial Army until discharged 31 Dec 1782; reportedly came from Massachusetts first to Roque Island, then settled at Schoppe Point at Roque Bluffs in 1786, where he was granted 100 acres by the Proprietors. He married Phoebe Speare on November 21, 1784 in Boston, Massachusetts. His death date is recorded as October 17, 1817. Anthony and Phoebe had twelve children.