1757 Though they “conscientiously scruple to be engaged in Wars as Soldiers,” the Wachovia Moravians seek further security in the French and Indian War by petitioning Governor Arthur Dobbs for permission to form a “Watch” in their settlement with Br. Jacob Loesch as its “Overseer.” The governor grants the formation of a militia “Company” with Br. Loesch commissioned as “Captain.”
1788 Friedberg’s second place of worship is consecrated.
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