Valentine Zerbe

1744–1813 (Age 69)
Host, Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Valentine

When Valentine Zerbe was born in 1744, in Host, Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Peter Zerbe, was 42 and his mother, Anna Christina Lauck, was 28. He married Salome Ney about 1767, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1813, in Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Valentine Zerbe
1744–1813
Salome Ney
1748–
Marriage: about 1767
Anna Elisabeth Zerbe
1765–
Maria Magdalena Zerbe
1768–
Jonathan Zerbe
1770–
Andreas Zerbe
1776–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1767
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1776

Age 32

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

Age 32

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 37

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

German: habitational name from a place near Magdeburg named Zerben.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vallandin Zerben in entry for Jonathan Zerben, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Vallandin Zerben in entry for Andreas Zerben, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Vallendin Zerben in entry for Anna Elisabeth Zerben, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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