Johann Daniel Yantis

Brief Life History of Johann Daniel

When Johann Daniel Yantis was born on 24 April 1738, in Rhineland, Prussia, Germany, his father, Hans Georg Gentes, was 24 and his mother, Anna Appolonia Vogelgesang, was 28. He married Anna Barbara Winterhur on 27 June 1769. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died about 1805, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, at the age of 68.

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Johann Daniel Yantis
Anna Barbara Winterhur
Marriage: 27 June 1769
John Yantis
John "George" Yantis
Ann Maria Yantis
Catharine Yantis
Elizabeth Yantis
Daniel Yantis
Jacob Yantis
Barbara Yantis

Sources (8)

  • Johann Daniel Gentes, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Johann Daniel Hentes, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Daniel Jendes in entry for Johann Daniel Jendes, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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Historical Boundaries 1748: Frederick, Maryland Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Frederick, Maryland, United States


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


Maryland is the 7th state.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch or North German Janz .

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

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