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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Family Time Line

Johann Henrich Mertz
1675–1750
Anna Margaretha Elisabetha Poth
1680–1746
Marriage: 10 June 1704
Johann Peter Merz
1705–1799
Johann Heinrich Mertz
1709–1788
Elisabetha Margarethe Mertz
1706–
Johann Georg Mertz
1708–1788
Marg Barbara Mertz
1711–1787
Anna Juliana Mertz
1712–
Anna Catharina Mertz
1714–
Anna Elisabeth Mertz
1716–
Johann Wendel Mertz
1718–1721
Johann Christoph Mertz
1720–1801
Johann Jost Mertz
1724–1764

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1704Ober Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Merz
    Martin

    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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