Magdalena Schaeffer

9 October 1770–9 June 1857 (Age 86)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Magdalena

Magdalena Schaeffer was born on 9 October 1770, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married Johann Martin Hausknecht in 1798. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 9 June 1857, at the age of 86, and was buried in Conyngham, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Martin Hausknecht
1769–1847
Magdalena Schaeffer
1770–1857
Marriage: 1798
Sarah Houseknecht
1798–1876
Regina Hausknecht
1800–
Joseph Houseknecht Sr
1799–1885
Johann Hausknecht
1805–
Thomas Hausknecht
1808–
Jacob Hausknecht or Housenick
1810–1875
Eliza Hausknecht
1812–1863
Salomoe Hausknecht
1815–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1798
children

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 6

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 24

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Schaffer 1. 2. variant of Schaefer .

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

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  • Magdalena Schaeffer Houseknecht, "Find A Grave Index"

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