Benjamin Bitner

Male3 June 1781–17 May 1856

Brief Life History of Benjamin

When Benjamin Bitner was born on 3 June 1781, in Myerstown, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin Mathias Bitner, was 31 and his mother, Eva Margaretha Wiest, was 32. He married Elizabeth Werner about 1807. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Harris Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 17 May 1856, in Potter Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Emmanuel Union Cemetery, Tusseyville, Potter Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Bitner
Elizabeth Werner
Marriage: about 1807
Henry Bitner
Elizabeth Bitner
Joseph Bitner
Benjamin Bittner
Polly Bitner
Susannah Bitner Davis
John Bitner
Jacob Bitner
Catherine Bitner
Nancy Bitner

Sources (3)

  • Benjam Bitner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Benjamin Bitner, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Benjamin Bitner, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1807
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1783 · A Free America

    Age 2

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.


    Age 19

    Historical Boundaries 1800: Centre, Pennsylvania, United States


    Age 20

    Oldest grave seen in the memorials list

    Name Meaning

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Büttner (see Buettner ) and Bittner .

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

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