Born 1761, died Nov 16 1863
daughter of David "Henry" Sr & Hannah Dills/Dilts
"...Joshua and Susanna (Diltz) Hagerman, who had a family of five children. Joshua came to Pennsylvania from New Jersey with two brothers, settling in Northampton county, where he farmed the rest of his life." J.H. Battle's "Columbia & Montour Counties, Pennsylvania,"
Squires (Esquen in 1850)
Mahlon 1813-1905 married Catherine Weidman
Joshua Hagerman is listed as one of the Executors in the Will of his father-in-law, Henry Dills, inn keeper of Upper Mount Bethel Twp. The Executors include: Joshua Hagerman, Jacob Reimel, and Henry Dills. The Will names his wife, Hannah; his sons, William and Henry; and his four daughters, Sophia Sander, Susanna Hagerman, Polly Smith, and Sally Deshong. Witnessess: Francis Hagerman and Jacob Lambs. Inventory and Apraisal also included in file.
Joshua Hagerman, of Mount Bethel Twp., is listed as one of the Administrators for his brother Joseph Hagerman, yeoman of Stroud Twp. Other names in this Will include: Joseph's wife Susanna, Joseph Labar (brother-in-law of Joseph, brother of Susanna), John Labar, and Francis Hagaman.
George Engle, George Labar, and Mary Engle of Upper Mount Bethel grant a tract of land, 201 and 3/4th acres to Joshua Hagerman, blacksmith, of Upper Mount Bethel for the sum of 375 punds. Boundaries include owners: Henry Dills, George Labar, John Myous, John Myers, Samuel Kikendall, and John Ruthrock. The land was first granted to Hugh Patterson by the Proprieters on May 19, 1747.
1810--Deed. Northampton Co., PA, Book F, Volume 3, pages 88-90, dated May 17, recorded May 28.
Francis and Joshua of Upper Mount Bethel purchase 53 acres and 25 perches of a tract of land called "Greenwood" for $521 from Samuel & Mary Kirkendall of Knowton Twp., Sussex Co., NJ. This tract was first granted on January 24, 1759 to Jacob Sneider. Boundaries in 1810 included owners: John Meyers, John Long, William Mack, John Scott, and Henry Dills.
1810--Census. Upper Mount Bethel Twp., Northampton Co., PA, page 108, No. 80.
Joshua Hagerman is listed as head of household. Brother Francis Hagerman is listed next to him.
1814--Deed. Northampton Co., PA, Book B, Volume 4, page 177, dated July 22, recorded December 26.
Joshua Hagerman (al) purchased land in Upper Mount Bethel from John Metzker and wife.