John Fuchs

Maleabout 1792–

Brief Life History of John

John Fuchs was born about 1792, in Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. He married Anna Maria Schneider Reppert in 1819, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Fuchs
Anna Maria Schneider Reppert
Marriage: 1819

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    1819Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
  • World Events (3)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 2

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

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 8

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

    Age 20

    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Hans, Kurt, Gerhard, Fritz, Mathias, Matthias, Armin, Ulrich, Erwin, Helmut.

    German and Jewish: from Middle High German vuhs, German Fuchs ‘fox’, a nickname for a sly or cunning person, or for someone with red hair. This surname is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Poland, Czechia, and Slovenia, often as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic nicknames or surnames. Compare Fox 4, Fuks , and Futch .

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

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