John Philip Lingel

Brief Life History of John Philip

When John Philip Lingel was born about 1750, in Upper Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johann Jacob Lingel, was 42 and his mother, Anna Ursula Banckhard, was 40. He married Anna Barbara Bear in 1773. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1777, in Augusta, Virginia, United States, at the age of 28.

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John Philip Lingel
Anna Barbara Bear
Marriage: 1773
John Lingel

Sources (8)

  • John Philip Lingel, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Philip Lingel in entry for John Lingel, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"
  • Philip Lingel in entry for John Lingel, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"

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World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.


Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

Name Meaning


possibly a shortened form of a habitational name from a place such as Lingelbach .

perhaps a nickname from Middle High German linge ‘hurried’, for someone always in a hurry (related to modern German gelingen).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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