1719, Contwig Reformed Church Records 1698 - 1794
State Archives Speyer, B 2, 4592
Johann Philipp Zumwald, (Jr.) the stepson of Hans Nickel Seegmueller of Oberauerbach has got married in the year 1719 to Gemunden, near Kirn under the Lord von Schmitberg. Has paid for manumission tax .... 3 fl.
Philipp and Susanna’s son Johann Philipp (Jr.) marries Elisabet Katrina Steeg, born about 1698, Gemunden, Simmern, she was confirmed at Gemunden in 1712 at age 14. She died after 12 Feb. 1738. Her parents were Wilhelm Steeg & Lisbeth Katarina ____?___.
Philipp ZumWald, citizen and carpe>?•`/0>@U0 was of the >> rmed Religion. When he obtained the citizenship of Gemunden, his father- in - law, Wilhelm Steeg, offered bail for him in the amount of 400 Gulden. Gemunden records call him “of Auerbach” in Zweibrucken territory. From list of inhabitants from Oberamt Zwiebrucken who between 1719 an 1729 have moved away and have paid manumission tax.
Philipp ZumWald Jr. & Elizabeth Catherine Steeg had the following children: all born Gemunden
Johann Arnoldus born 6 Jan 1722
Johann Balthasar 9 Mar 1724
Johann Georg (Balthasar) 2 Mar 1727
Johann Wilhelm 31 Jan 1730
Anna Martha 3 Sep 1732