Henderick Pieter Zettel

15 January 1772–about 1832 (Age 59)
Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Henderick Pieter

When Henderick Pieter Zettel was born on 15 January 1772, in Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States, his father, Henderick Zettel, was 32 and his mother, Maria Barbara Kersenaar, was 32. He married Thankful Partridge about 1800, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died about 1832, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Henderick Pieter Zettel
1772–1832
Thankful Partridge
1779–
Marriage: about 1800
James Settle
1804–1866
William Settle
–1924
Henry P. Jr. Settle
1805–
Sabina Settle
1815–1901
Elizabeth Settle
1818–1902

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1800New York, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1776
    Age 4
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 4
    New York is the 11th state.
    1788 · The First Presidential Election
    Age 16
    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    Name Meaning

    South German: metonymic occupational name for a scribe, from Middle High German zettel ‘sheet of paper, document’.South German: metonymic occupational name perhaps for a weaver, from Middle High German zettel(-garn) ‘thread’.German: shortened form of Zettelmeier or Zettelmeyer, variants of Settelmeier (see Settlemire ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Settlemire
    Zettle
    Zettler

    Sources (5)

    • Suttle in entry for Sabina Clink, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
    • Ancestry Family Trees
    • Henderick Pieter Zittel in the Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639-1989; New York, Schenectady, Baptisms, vol. 2, book 42, image 103, date 15 January 1772

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