Salt Lake City: K.S. Cummings and R.J. Hayward, 1998. 1998 Edition. Hardcover. Tall Quarto, iii, 490 pages : illustrations, extensive index. --. Near fine Condition. Item #10228
"Johann Adam Weiss/Adam Wise (1724-1781) was born at Groß-Winterheim, Rheinhessen, Germany, the son of Abraham and Maria Juliana Gerhard Weiss. He married Maria Elizabeth Graff (ca. 1725-ca. 1766) in 1747 at Groß-Winterheim. They had seven children, 1748-1765. The family immigrated to America in 1748 and were living in Carroll County, Maryland by 1756. Maria Elizabeth died in Carroll County. Adam Wise and his second wife, Catharine, had six children, 1767-ca. 1779. The family migrated to Washington County, Pennsylvania, ca. 1770. Adam Wise died at Ten Mile Creek, Washington County. Descendants listed lived in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and elsewhere".-publisher.