Anna Marie Gish

Brief Life History of Anna Marie

When Anna Marie Gish was born on 25 October 1757, in White Oak, Penn Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Matthias Gish, was 47 and her mother, Catharina Bauer, was 47. She married Johannes Brinser in 1770, in White Oak, Penn Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 10 March 1846, in Londonderry Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Brinser Cemetery, Middletown, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Brinser
1750–1820
Anna Marie Gish
1757–1846
Marriage: 1770
Hanna G. Brinser Berg
1780–1837
Catharine Brinser Livingstone
1797–
John Gish Brinser
1782–1875
Abraham Gish Brinser
1785–1859
Jacob G Brinser
1792–1857
Rev. Matthias Gish Brinser
1795–1889

Sources (8)

  • Anna Maria Gish Brinser, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Related Families of Botetourt County, Virginia
  • Anna Marie Brinser, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1761

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1776

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

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Gisch: from a short form of the ancient Germanic personal name Gisulf, composed of the elements gis (from gīsil ‘pledge, hostage, noble offspring’; see Giesel ) + wolf, wulf ‘wolf’.

History: Matthias Gisch from Assweiler in the Palatinate (now in Saarland) arrived in Philadelphia, PA, in 1733 with a group of Mennonites. He is the progenitor of the majority of the American Gish families.

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

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