Anna Sarah Jarman

26 March 1767–December 1797 (Age 30)
Upper Alloways Creek Township, Salem, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Anna Sarah

When Anna Sarah Jarman was born on 26 March 1767, in Upper Alloways Creek Township, Salem, New Jersey, United States, her father, Mark Carman, was 34 and her mother, Maria Elisabeth Otto, was 29. She married Andreas Hitchner about 1784, in Salem, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in December 1797, in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Shiloh, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andreas Hitchner
1762–1812
Anna Sarah Jarman
1767–1797
Marriage: about 1784
Elizabeth Hitchner
1785–
Christina Hitchner
1787–
Hannah Hitchner
1788–
Mathias Hitchner
1789–
John Phillip Hitchner
1791–1864
Margaret Hitchner
1794–1863
Christina Hitchner
1796–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1784Salem, New Jersey, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (6)

    1775
    Age 8
    "During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."
    1776
    Age 9
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 9
    New Jersey is the 3rd state.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of German .

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

    Possible Related Names

    German

    Sources (13)

    • Sara in entry for Christina Hitschner, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
    • Sarah Hitchner in entry for Margaret Allen, "New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988"
    • Emanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church Records, Friesburg, Salem, New Jersey (United States)

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