Kichline CrestJohann Andreas Kichline, 1728-1781

Andrew, the youngest of the three brothers, came to Pennsylvania in 1742 with his mother and step-father, Michael KOPPELGER. Andrew was naturalized on 29 Sep 1765, and he lived in Rockhill Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. His occupation was that of Innkeeper, as he petitoned for a "House of Entertainment" on 11 Dec 1764, Rockhill Township.

 "Andrew was promoted to a majority on the field of Monmouth... Andrew owned and kept a tavern, now a dwelling house, opposite Tohickon church." History of Bucks County, p. 561. 


Colonel Andrew Kachlein's Service in the Revolutionary War

He was selected as Captain of the Associated Company of Rockhill, organized August 19, 1775, to train men available for Military Service.

 He was commissioned First Lieutenant of Captain Thomas Craig's Company in the Second Pennsylvania Battalion, Continental, under Arthur St. Clair. They marched to New York under command of Lt. Col. Allen and were ordered to proceed to Albany to take part in the expedition against Canada. Three miles from Quebec, they met General Thomas retreating from Quebec. They had several skirmishes with the British and the Indians.

 July 1, 1776, when Bucks County was re-organized for active service, he was selected Colonel of the Third Battalion Bucks County Militia. Col. Kachlein and his Battalion saw considerable active service in Jersey. --DAR Application, Rosemary Kraft

 "Mary FLUCK wife of Peter RUTH was probably a daughter of Ludovick FLUCK, who was an early settler of Richland twp., Bucks Co., Pa and a soldier in the militia of said township in 1775. Pa. Archives Ser II Vol 14: Gasper FLUCK, John FLUCK, Jacob FLUCK and Ludovick FLUCK were privates in Capt. Andrew KICHLINE's company of Rockhill twp. militia Aug 10 1775." -- John A. RUTH, "The History of the Ruth Family"  


Col. Kachlein is buried in Tohickon Churchyard, Bucks County, Pa.

 "Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1685-1785", p. 101 Ref Will Book #4, p. 130: "Andrew Keithline of Rockhill. Sept 4, 1781. Proved Sept. 24, 1781. Wife ----. Bro. Charles and son Abraham, exrs. Sons Jacob, Peter, and John. Daus. Elizabeth and Susanna. Land bought of John Shoup, adj. Samuel Smith and Wm. Armstrong. Wit: Thos. Armstrong, Peter Weaver."

 Andrew KEICHLINE is listed as exr. of Henry SEIBEL's Will, 1779, proved 1784 ("Friend"). An Andrew KEITHLINE is listed as witness to Michael EBERHARD's Will, Lower Milford Twp, proved 1772.  


Researchers descended from Andrew

Mrs. Rogelyn P. (Kichline) HARNISH

955 Riverhill Road
Conestoga, Pennsylvania 17516 
Citations:
  • "Kachlines, Keicklines, Keithlines, and Kichlines", Ruth E. Willis Hansel, p. 205.
  • Pa. Archives Vol XIV 2nd Series p. 170
  • Pa. Archives Vol XIV 2nd Series p. 355
  • Old Series Vol. IV p. 702
  • "Kichlines in America" by Thomas Jefferson Kichline, 1926, p. 7-8.
  • LDS Ancestral File AFN:TF50-VQ 
  • Descendants of Johann Andreas KICHLINE
                                            
            1       Johann Andreas KICHLINE b: December 15, 1728 in Kuechheim, Bolenden - Duchy of Nassau - Weiberg, Germany                d: September 22, 1781 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ..              +Catharine Susanna BENNER       b: September 01, 1734 in Germantown, Pennsylvania       m: April 23, 1753       d: March 22, 1777 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    .........       2       Peter KEICHLINE b: Aft 1753 in prob Bucks County, Pennsylvania          d: Aft 1781 in prob Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    .........       2       Abraham KACHLINE        b: July 27, 1753 in Hilton Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania             d: December 10, 1837 in Haycock, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    .............           +Anna Catherina KELLER  b: Abt 1755 in Pennsylvania     m: Abt 1790     d: February 25, 1808 in Bedminster, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    ....................    3       Elizabeth KACHLEIN      b: Abt 1785 in Rockhill, Bucks, Pennsylvania            
    ........................                +George KELLER  b: May 08, 1785 in of Haycock, Bucks, Pennsylvania      m: August 11, 1811      d: January 10, 1878 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Francis KELLER  b: October 14, 1811 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          d: December 1886 in Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       William KELLER  b: August 06, 1813 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania           d: Bef 1887
    ............................... 4       Catharine Anna KELLER   b: May 29, 1815 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania              
    ............................... 4       Josiah KELLER   b: Abt 1816 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          d: 1880
    ............................... 4       Elisabeth (Eliza) KELLER        b: March 05, 1818 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania            
    ............................... 4       Esaias KELLER   b: January 28, 1820 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          
    ............................... 4       Samuel KELLER   b: July 20, 1822 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania             
    ...................................             +Catherine FOX  b: Abt 1825 in Pennsylvania     m: January 25, 1846     
    ............................... 4       Mahlon KELLER   b: January 01, 1827 in Haycock, Bucks, Pennsylvania             
    ...................................             +Rebecca WOLFINGER      b: Abt 1830     m: November 01, 1856    
    ............................... 4       Catharine KELLER        b: Abt 1829 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          
    ............................... 4       Hannah KELLER   b: Abt 1831 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          d: Bef 1887
    ....................    3       Hannah KACHLEIN b: Abt 1788 in Haycock, Bucks, Pennsylvania             d: 1872 in prob Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    ........................                +Abraham BENNER b: October 20, 1796 in Bucks, Pennsylvania      m: February 18, 1808    d: in prob Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Catharine BENNER        b: March 12, 1809 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania            
    ....................    3       Susanna KACHLEIN        b: Abt 1789 in Bucks, Pennsylvania              
    ....................    3       Samuel KACHLEIN, Sr.    b: September 1791 in Haycock, Bucks, Pennsylvania               d: 1855
    ........................                +Huldah JONES   b: Abt 1795 in of Buckingham, Bucks, Pennsylvania       m: October 16, 1821     d: April 10, 1865 in will proven, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Thomas R. KICHLINE      b: Abt 1828 in Prob Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania             
    ............................... 4       Elizabeth P. KICHLINE   b: Abt 1831 in Prob Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania             
    ............................... 4       Susan M. KICHLINE       b: Abt 1833 in Prob Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania             
    ...................................             +Benjamin CADWALLADER   b: Abt 1829 in of Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania       m: June 26, 1856        
    ............................... 4       Huldah KICHLINE b: June 1839 in Prob Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania            
    ............................... 4       Samuel KICHLINE b: September 02, 1845 in Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania                
    .........       2       Jacob KACHLEIN  b: March 10, 1758 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania          
    .............           +Elizabeth GROFF        b: Abt 1755 in Pennsylvania     m: February 12, 1779    
    .........       2       Elizabeth KACHLEIN      b: November 27, 1760 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania               
    .............           +Isaac SHIMER   b: August 06, 1749 in of, Northampton, Pennsylvania     m: Abt 1782     d: April 10, 1838
    ....................    3       John Jacob SHIMER       b: September 16, 1783 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania            
    ........................                +Hetty BREINIG  b: Abt 1787     m: Abt 1810     
    ............................... 4       Isaac LEWIS SHIMER      b: Abt 1812             
    ...................................             +Mary KNOBLE                    
    ............................... 4       Franklin SHIMER b: Abt 1815             
    ...................................             +Rebecca ENSLEY                 
    ............................... 4       Charles SHIMER  b: Abt 1820             
    ...................................             +Mary WAGNER                    
    ............................... 4       Anna Matilda SHIMER     b: October 1832 in Northampton, Pennsylvania            
    ...................................             +Joseph RICHARDS        b: August 1823 in Pennsylvania  m: Abt 1856     
    ............................... 4       William SHIMER  b: October 1835         
    ...................................             +Susan SEIFFERT                 
    ...............................         *2nd Wife of William SHIMER:                    
    ...................................             +Elizabeth SLOYER                       
    ....................    3       Elizabeth SHIMER        b: Abt 1785 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania              
    ........................                +Frederick HARTMAN                      
    ............................... 4       Samuel HARTMAN                  
    ...................................             +Kate TRUMBOUR                  
    ............................... 4       Joseph HARTMAN                  
    ...................................             +Elizabeth TRUMBOUR                     
    ....................    3       Nancy SHIMER    b: Abt 1788 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania              
    ........................                +Jacob CARPENTER                        
    ............................... 4       Charles CARPENTER                       
    ...................................             +Susan CREVILING                        
    ............................... 4       Jacob CARPENTER                 
    ...................................             +Mary CALVIN                    
    ............................... 4       Elizabeth Ann CARPENTER                 
    ...................................             +John N. SHIMER         m: December 18, 1834    
    ....................    3       Susanna SHIMER  b: April 23, 1788 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania                d: September 06, 1854
    ........................                +Christian LAUBACH                      
    ............................... 4       William LAUBACH                 
    ............................... 4       Sallie Ann LAUBACH                      
    ....................            *2nd Husband of Susanna SHIMER:                 
    ........................                +John P. BEYL   b: Abt 1784     m: Abt 1808     
    ............................... 4       Charles BEYL                    
    ....................    3       Maria Magdelina (Polly) SHIMER  b: February 28, 1792 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania             
    ........................                +Joseph B. CARPENTER    b: Abt 1788     m: Abt 1825     
    ............................... 4       Samuel D. CARPENTER     b: August 13, 1827 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania               
    ....................    3       Sarah SHIMER    b: July 21, 1794 in Reddington, Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania         
    ........................                +John KNOBLE    b: Abt 1790     m: Abt 1815     
    .........       2       Andrew KACHLEIN b: April 19, 1763 in Rockhill Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania              d: January 03, 1773 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    .........       2       John S. KACHLEIN        b: February 26, 1768 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania                d: June 23, 1852 in Lower Saucon, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    .............           +Elizabeth KEPLER       b: October 09, 1776 in Bucks, Pennsylvania      m: December 20, 1792    d: December 10, 1861 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    ....................    3       John K. KACHLEIN        b: August 24, 1793 in Rockhill, Bucks, Pennsylvania             d: May 07, 1865 in Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ........................                +Magdalene RINKER       b: March 12, 1800 in Bucks, Pennsylvania        m: October 28, 1819     d: March 02, 1873 in Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ....................    3       Jacob S. KACHLEIN       b: April 09, 1795 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania           d: September 28, 1854 in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania
    ........................                +Christiana SCHLEIFER   b: October 31, 1795 in Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania    m: October 05, 1817     d: April 18, 1884 in Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Mary Ann KICHLINE       b: abt 1818 in Richland Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania        
    ...................................             +Reuben CHRISTINE       b: abt 1815
    ............................... 4       Euphermia KICHLINE      b: January 16, 1819 in Richland Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania                d: September 06, 1884
    ...................................             +John SCHOLL    b: October 20, 1816 in Prob, Pennsylvania       m: Abt 1840     d: October 21, 1893
    ............................... 4       Jacob S. KICHLINE       b: June 04, 1821 in Richland Twp., Bucks, Pennsylvania          d: March 11, 1911 in Williams Twp., Bucks, Pennsylvania
    ...................................             +Sarah Elizabeth KLINE  b: March 12, 1827 in Pennsylvania       m: September 01, 1849   d: September 12, 1897 in Williams Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Thomas KICHLINE b: July 26, 1823 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania         d: November 03, 1857 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ...................................             +Anna Rosetta WEAVER    b: August 12, 1820 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania       m: June 12, 1845        d: June 15, 1885 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Coretta KICHLINE        b: Abt 1825 in Richland Twp., Bucks, Pennsylvania               
    ............................... 4       Polly KICHLINE  b: Abt 1826 in Lower Saucon Twp., Bucks, Pennsylvania   
    ...................................             +John APPLEGATE m: December 30, 1845 Shonersville, Lehigh, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Elizabeth KICHLINE      b: November 26, 1832 in Richland Twp., Bucks, Pennsylvania              d: February 25, 1890
    ...................................             +Edwin W. LEIDIG        b: April 17, 1832       m: December 14, 1856    d: January 28, 1900 in Lower Saucon Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       John Abraham KICHLINE   b: January 30, 1835 in Richland Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania                d: December 17, 1907 in Bethlehem Twp., Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ...................................             +Rebecca LONG   b: January 02, 1834 in Bethlehem Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania m: September 16, 1858   d: October 01, 1916 in Kregsville, Pennsylvania
    ............................... 4       Charles KICHLINE, Sr.   b: June 30, 1837 in Richland Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania               d: July 13, 1916 in Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania
    ...................................             +Lucy Ann BOEHM b: February 08, 1838 in Hellertown, Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania     m: May 31, 1857 d: June 13, 1925 in Lower Saucon, Pennsylvania  Parents: James Monroe BOEHM and Maria DESH
    .........       2       Daughter KACHLEIN       b: February 01, 1770 in Rockhill Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania               d: October 03, 1782 in buried in Tohickon Churchyard
    .........       2       Susanna KACHLEIN        b: Abt 1771 in Rockhill, Bucks, Pennsylvania            
    .............           +John WORMAN    b: Abt 1770 in Pennsylvania     m: February 27, 1791    
    ....................    3       Maria WARMAN    b: December 31, 1791 in Tohicken, Bucks, Pennsylvania           
                    *2nd Wife of Johann Andreas KICHLINE:                   
    ..              +Catherine .... b: Abt 1755 in Pennsylvania     m: Abt 1778     d: 1826 in Haycock Twp, Bucks, Pennsylvania
    .........       2       Sarah KACHLEIN  b: Abt 1782 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          
    .............           +John DIEHL     b: Abt 1775 in Pennsylvania     m: Abt 1805     
    ....................    3       Israel DIEHL    b: August 15, 1811 in Bucks, Pennsylvania               
    ....................    3       Hannah DIEHL    b: June 17, 1816 in Bucks, Pennsylvania         
    .........       2       Catherine KACHLEIN      b: Abt 1785 in Bedminster, Bucks, Pennsylvania          
    .............           +John FLUCK     b: Abt 1780 in prob Pennsylvania        m: October 30, 1806     
    ....................    3       Libia FLUCK     b: January 24, 1809 in Bucks, Pennsylvania              
    ....................    3       Dina FLUCK      b: March 04, 1811 in Bucks, Pennsylvania                
    ....................    3       Reuben FLUCK    b: August 1813 in Bucks, Pennsylvania           
    ....................    3       Fayetta FLUCK   b: August 17, 1816 in Bucks, Pennsylvania               
    ....................    3       Anna Catharine FLUCK    b: February 05, 1825 in Prob, Bucks, Pennsylvania               
    ....................    3       Sarah FLUCK     b: 1838 in Prob, Bucks, Pennsylvania

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