Henderick Pieter Zettel

Male15 January 1772–about 1832

Brief Life History 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 Harriet Partridge about 1800, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died about 1832, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Henderick Pieter Zettel
Thankful Harriet Partridge
Marriage: about 1800
James Henry Settle
Henry Peter Settle Jr
Sabina Settle
Elizabeth Settle

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  • Suttle in entry for Sabina Clink, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Henry Settle in entry for Elizabeth Clink, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1800New York, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (14)

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    Age 16

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    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.

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