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FYI: Sophia Druckenbrod daughter of John Druckenbrod and his wife Maria, a born Schumacherin

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FYI: Sophia Druckenbrod daughter of John Druckenbrod and his wife Maria, a born Schumacherin

Posted: 23 Apr 2012 10:08PM GMT
Classification: Birth
Surnames: Druckenbrod , Schumacher
I was searching the digital collections of the Free Library of Philadelphia. In the Fraktur collection is a series of birth and baptismal certificates, I found one for a Sophia Druckenbrod daughter of John Druckenbrod and his wife Maria, a born Schumacherin. There is a photograph.

http://libwww.library.phila.gov/fraktur/detail.cfm?searchKey...

Translation:

Sophia Druckenbrod (daughter of John Druckenbrod and his wife Maria, a born Schumacherin) was born the 4th day of March 1827, and was baptized the 5th day of August 1827, from Wm. Bätis. Sponsors were Samuel Druckenbrod and his wife Maria.

Creation Place:
County: [Lancaster]
State/Province: [Pennsylvania]
Note: Based on artist's location

Creation Date: ca. 1830

Physical Description: Leaf

Dimensions: 25.6 cm x 20 cm

Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

Notes:

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur in a rectangular frame is in the center of the document. The area around is divided into eight rectangular sections. In the corners are circular sculptures on pedestals. On the sides are diamond shaped patters. In the upper center is a large flower. In the lower center is a stem with several undulating flowers. The entire item is framed by a decorative border. Samuel Bentz is also known as the Mount Pleasant Artist.

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