David Weaver Zimmerman

26 December 1854–10 March 1915 (Age 60)
Spring Grove, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of David Weaver

When David Weaver Zimmerman was born on 26 December 1854, in Spring Grove, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Peter Wenger Zimmerman, was 37 and his mother, Anna Buckwalter Weaver, was 32. He married Catherine Weber Horst about 1885, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and East Earl, Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 10 March 1915, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Weaverland Mennonite Cemetery, East Earl, Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Weaver Zimmerman
1854–1915
Catherine Weber Horst
1865–1961
Marriage: about 1885
Elam Horst Zimmerman
1886–1968
Harry Horst Zimmerman
1887–1939
Anna Horst Zimmerman
1897–1979
Weaver Horst Zimmerman
1900–1944

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1885
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Wenger Zimmerman

    Male1817–1890Male

    Anna Buckwalter Weaver

    Female1822–1871Female

siblings

(10)

    Franklin Weaver Zimmerman

    Male1840–1864Male

    Johannes Weaver Zimmerman

    Male1843–1864Male

    Christian Weaver Zimmerman

    Male1846–1924Male

    Henry Weaver Zimmerman

    Male1848–1917Male

    Elizabeth Weaver Zimmerman

    Female1851–1928Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 9

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 18

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Jewish spelling of Zimmermann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David W Zimmerman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Zimmerman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • David W. Zimmerman in entry for Anna Zimmerman, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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