Henry Antes Edit Profile
The name “Antes” is a Greek paraphrase of the German “Blume,” adopted as a disguise during persecutions of 1620. He was one of the founders of Bethlehem. The house he designed and built in 1736 was used as the first multicultural school during the colonial period, is now the residence of the Goshenhoppen Historians, Inc.
Member Reformed Church, Falkner Swamp, Pennsylvania, became lay preacher.
Married Christina Elizabeth De Wees, 1726, 11 children including Philip Frederick, Ann Margaret.