Johannes Dengler

Brief Life History of Johannes

Johannes Dengler was born in 1760, in Landshut, Landshut, Bavaria, Germany. He married Anne Eva Christine Eisenmenger on 16 September 1783, in Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1816, in Morgan, Alabama, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Georgia, United States.

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Johannes Dengler
Anne Eva Christine Eisenmenger
Marriage: 16 September 1783
Catharine Dengler
John Dengler
John George Dengler
John Jacob Dengler
Elizabeth Dengler
Henry Dengler
Samuel Dangler

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Johannes Dengler - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: Johannes Dengler
  • John Dengler, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Headstone image of Johannes Dengler from

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Claus, Dieter, Erwin, Kurt, Reinhold, Siegfried, Wolfgang.

German: occupational name for a knife-sharpener, from an agent derivative of Middle High German tengelen ‘to sharpen instruments’ (such as large knives, sickles, and scythes), originally by carefully angled hammer blows (from Old High German tangol ‘hammer’).

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

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