Esther Breneman

23 December 1793–9 August 1837 (Age 43)
Manor Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Breneman was born on 23 December 1793, in Manor Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Bowman Brenneman, was 30 and her mother, Elizabetha Bossler, was 26. She married Jacob Warfel about 1812, in Conestoga Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 9 August 1837, in Conestoga Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Warfel
1789–1870
Esther Breneman
1793–1837
Marriage: about 1812
Anna Warfel
1813–1840
Elizabeth Warfel
1815–1902
Leah Brenneman Warfel
1816–1892
Benjamin Warfel
1818–1904
Abraham B. Warfel
1820–1843
John Brenneman Warfel
1822–1869
George Brenneman Warfel
1824–1904
Valentine Warfel
1825–1908
Martin B. Warfel
1829–1868
Rachel Warfel
1831–
Esther B. Warfel
1834–1884
Barbara E Warfel
1836–1859

Spouse and Children

    Jacob Warfel

    Male1789–1870Male

    Female1793–1837Female

MARRIAGE
about 1812
Conestoga Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(12)

    Anna Warfel

    Female1813–1840Female

    Elizabeth Warfel

    Female1815–1902Female

    Leah Brenneman Warfel

    Female1816–1892Female

    Benjamin Warfel

    Male1818–1904Male

    Abraham B. Warfel

    Male1820–1843Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 7

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1808

Age 15

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 Swiss German (Brenemann): probably a variant of Brenner . Compare Brenneman .2 Jewish: variant of Brenner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Esther Warfel in entry for Louis A Geiger and Rachel Warfel, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Esther Warfel in entry for Jacob H Sweigart and Hetty Warfel, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Esther Warfel in entry for John Martin Hess and Barbara E Warfel, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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