Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein) for Isaac Widman Winger

Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein) for Isaac Widman Winger

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Item No: frk00294
Title: Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein) for Isaac Widman Winger
Creation Date: 5/10/1843
Scripts/Text: Fraktur; Roman print; Hebrew
Language: German; Hebrew
Weiser Number: 375
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

[in circular frame]
Sprüche Salom: Cap. 8. v. 16. \ Ich liebe die mich lieben, und die \ mich frühe suchen, finden mich.

Ev. Joh: Cap 14.vs. 21. Wer mein Geboth hat \ und hält sie, der ists, der sie liebet. Wer mich \ aber liebet; der wird von meinen Vater \ geliebet werden, und ich werde Ihn lieben \ und wir werden zu Ihm kommen, und woh= \ nung bey Ihm machen.

Der Engel des Herrn lagert sich \ um die her so Ihn fürchten, und \ hilft ihnen.

[above rectangular frame, in Hebrew]

[in rectangular frame]
Isaac Widman Winger ist gebohren in \ Ropho Township, in Läncäster County, im \ Staat-Pennsylvanien in Nord=America \ am 6ten Tage des Monaths Julius, im Jahr \ unsers Herrn und Heylandes Jesu Christi \ 1840. Seine Eltern sind Johannes Winger und \ Elisabeth Winger gebohrne Widmännin

[along bottom]
Ist im Zeichen der Waage gebohren. \ geschrieben von Schulmeister Carl Frid. Seybold. May 10. \ Anno 1843.


[in circular frame]
Verses of Salomon [Proverbs] 8:16 [17]. I love those who love me, and those that seek me early shall find me.

Ev[angelist] John 14:21. He who has my Commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves them. But he who loves me will be loved by my father and I will love him and we will come to him and live in him.

The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.

[above rectangular frame]

[in rectangular frame]
Isaac Widman Winger was born in Ropho Township, in Lancaster County, in the state of Pennsylvania, in North America, on the 6th day of the month July, in the year of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ 1840. His parents are Johannes Winger and Elisabeth Winger, born Widmännin

[along bottom]
Was born in the sign of Libra. Written by schoolmaster Carl Frid. Seybold. May 10. Anno 1843.

Category: Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein)
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The main text in Fraktur, with some words written in English print, is within a circular frame in the center and a rectangular frame in the lower portion of the document. The frames are surrounded by leafy stems of flowers. Two female figures, wearing a blue dress or robe, flank the sides of the circular frame. Two heads are on the upper side of the circular frame. The entire document is enclosed within a decorative border. For other examples by this artist, see FLP B-1047/figs. 376-377.

Associated Names: Winger, Johannes

“Karl Friderich Theodor Seybold” in Russell D. and Corinne P. Earnest, Papers for Birth Dayes: Guide to the Fraktur Artists and Scriveners (East Berlin, Pa.: Russell D. Earnest Associates, 1997), 2nd ed., vol. 2, pp. 700-702.

Creation Place Town/Township: Creation Place Note:Based on location of birth
City/Town/Township:Rapho Township

Image Dimensions Width: 31.9 cm
ShelfMark: FLP 294
Creator Name: Carl Friderich Seybold (active c. 1813-1846) - Decorator
Carl Friderich Seybold (active c. 1813-1846) - Scrivener

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