Johann Henrich Mertz

12 December 1675–24 June 1750 (Age 74)
Frankenhausen, Dieburg, Starkenburg, Hesse, Germany

The Life Summary of Johann Henrich

When Johann Henrich Mertz was born on 12 December 1675, in Frankenhausen, Dieburg, Starkenburg, Hesse, Germany, his father, Johann Konrad Marth Martz, was 35 and his mother, Catharina Klippel, was 30. He married Anna Margaretha Elisabetha Poth on 10 June 1704, in Ober Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 24 June 1750, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Johann Henrich Mertz
Anna Margaretha Elisabetha Poth
Marriage: 10 June 1704
Johann Peter Merz
Johann Heinrich Mertz
Elisabetha Margarethe Mertz
Johann Georg Mertz
Marg Barbara Mertz
Anna Juliana Mertz
Anna Catharina Mertz
Anna Elisabeth Mertz
Johann Wendel Mertz
Johann Christoph Mertz
Johann Jost Mertz

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1704Ober Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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    Name Meaning

    (1997: 3233;2007: 5752; 2010: 7841)German: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Martin .German: variant of Martz . This surname (in any of the possible senses; see also 1 above) is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and Poland.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Johann Henrich Metzen in entry for Johann Philips Metzen, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
    • Henrich Mertz im Eintrag für Johannes Paul und Anna Elisabetha Mertz, „Deutschland Heiraten, 1558-1929“
    • Johann Henrich Mertz im Eintrag für Anna Catharina Mertz, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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