John Fuchs

about 1792–
Oley, Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John

John Fuchs was born about 1792, in Oley, 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
1792–
Anna Maria Schneider Reppert
1796–
Marriage: 1819

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1819
Berks, 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

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German vuhs, German Fuchs ‘fox’, nickname for a sly or cunning person, or for someone with red hair. This name is widespread throughout central Europe. As a Jewish name, it is mainly an ornamental name.

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

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