Maria Salome Gilbert

7 December 1772–6 May 1854 (Age 81)
New Hanover Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Maria Salome

When Maria Salome Gilbert was born on 7 December 1772, her father, Johann Conrad Gilbert, was 38 and her mother, Anna Elizabeth Stoltz, was 35. She married Johannes Mueller on 30 May 1789, in Christ Mertz Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rockland Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 6 May 1854, in Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Mueller
1766–1846
Maria Salome Gilbert
1772–1854
Marriage: 30 May 1789
Justina Miller
1789–1830
Johanes "John" Miller
1790–1791
Samuel Miller
1792–1859
Johanes "John" Miller
1794–1861
Maria Salome Miller
1796–1820
Catherine Ann Miller
1796–1865
Margaretha "Margaret" Miller
1798–1837
Margaret Rebecca Miller
1798–1861
Elisabetha "Elizabeth" P Miller
1800–1878
Salome Mueller
1804–
Katharina "Catharine" Miller
1804–1880
Heinrich "Henry" Miller
1806–1860
Ana Maria "Anna" Miller
1808–1891
Matheus "Mathew" Miller
1811–1824

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 May 1789
Christ Mertz Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rockland Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 4

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

Age 4

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 22

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

Norman: Some derive this name from the Norman name Giselbert; others translate it as "bright pledge" or "bright as gold." It was derived from the Old German name Childebert, from "child-brecht," meaning distinguished warrior. A nickname is Gib, and the Gaelic form is Gillebride.

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Sources (3)

  • Salome Gilbert in entry for Heinrich or Henry Miller, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Bible records, Berks County, v. 3
  • Bible records, Berks County, v. 3

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