Johann Christoph Schmidt

Brickmaker

Born: October 27, 1715
Died: November 5, 1799

Johann Christoph Schmidt arrived to Wachovia in November, 1755 after spending nearly six years in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. He is most noted for making bricks in the early building times of Salem. Notably the first two-storey house in Salem. In 1770 he and his wife were made Kinder-Eltern.

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