Andreas Hitchner

26 March 1762–21 September 1812 (Age 50)
Salem, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Andreas

When Andreas Hitchner was born on 26 March 1762, in Salem, New Jersey, British Colonial America, his father, Hans Jacob Hitchner, was 39 and his mother, Mary Magdalena Lottholz, was 38. He married Margareta about 1778, in Salem, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 21 September 1812, in Salem, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 50.

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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–
Hanna Hitchner
1788–
Mathias Hitchner
1789–
John Phillip Hitchner
1791–1864
Margaret Hitchner
1794–1863
Christina Hitchner
1796–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1784
Salem, New Jersey, United States
children

(7)

    Elizabeth Hitchner

    Female1785–Female

    Christina Hitchner

    Female1787–Female

    Hanna Hitchner

    Female1788–Female

    Mathias Hitchner

    Male1789–Male

    John Phillip Hitchner

    Male1791–1864Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (7)

1775

Age 13

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 14

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

Age 14

New Jersey is the 3rd state.

Name Meaning

Probably of English origin, but unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Hichner, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Andrew Hichnor, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Andrew Hitchner, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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