Philip was born on 16 Jan 1775 in Reading Township of York (now Adams)
County Pa. the tenth born child of Johann Michael and Christina
(Dierdorff) Bassermann. Like the rest of his siblings he was
born on the original farm
or Bosserman homeplace in America.
In Oct 1798 Philip married Beulah Williams, a daughter of Nathan and Catharine
Williams. She was born on America's first Independence Day
4 July 1776 in Juniata, Pennsylvania.
Philip and Beulah lived and raised their family of nine children in
the area of Newport, Perry Co. Pa. Beulah died on 15 March
1831 and is buried beside
the Old Stone Presbyterian Church at Newport, Perry County Pa.
died on 16 Jan 1848 and is buried beside his wife.
The children and their spouses are shown below:
1...Ephraim Bosserman 1800-1842, married
2...Mary Bosserman 1801-1839, married
3...John W. Bosserman 1803-1851,
married Margaret Beatty & Sarah Kough
4...Margaret Bosserman 1805-1840,
married Samuel Thomas
5...William Bosserman 1807-1878, married
6...Eleanor Bosserman 1809-1875, married
7...Daniel Bosserman 1811-1897,
married Margaret Lobach
8...Catharine Bosserman 1814-1882, married
9...George Bosserman 1815-1888,
married Francis Toney
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