Eva Catharina Grub

1716–1811 (Age 95)
Welchweiler, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

The Life of Eva Catharina

When Eva Catharina Grub was born in 1716, in Welchweiler, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, her father, Casper Grueben, was 26 and her mother, Martha Geist, was 16. She married Johann Nickel Nickom Jr on 16 February 1736, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1811, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Johann Nickel Nickom Jr
1710–1801
Eva Catharina Grub
1716–1811
Marriage: 16 February 1736
Susanna Nickom
1735–
Elisabetha Margaretha Nickom
1737–
Johann Nickel Nickom
1740–1813
Johann Nickel Nickom III
1744–1813
Johann Peter Nickom
1746–
John Michel Nickom
1748–1813

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 February 1736
Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Casper Grueben

    Male1690–1720Male

    Martha Geist

    Female1700–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1776

Age 60

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 60

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1789

Age 73

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Polish: from gruby ‘big’, ‘coarse’, ‘thick’, hence a nickname referring either to an individual's physical appearance or to his coarse behavior.

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

Sources (3)

  • Eva Catharina Nitkom in entry for Johan Michel Nitkom, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Eva Catharina Nitkomm in entry for Johann Nickel Nitkomm, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Eva Catharina Gruben in entry for Johann Nickel Nickanns, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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