Sarah Salome Romberger

1804–1887 (Age 82)
Lykens Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sarah Salome

When Sarah Salome Romberger was born on 15 February 1804, in Lykens Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Adam Romberger, was 28 and her mother, Anna Maria Werner, was 28. She married Heinrich Rickert about 1824, in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Wiconisco Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. She died in 1887, in Lykens, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Saint Peters Cemetery, Middletown, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Salome Romberger
1804–1887
Heinrich Rickert
1802–1864
Marriage: about 1824
Elizabeth Rickert
1822–1908
Hannah Rickert
1824–1849
William Henry Rickert
1825–
Mary Rickert
1827–1847
John Henry Rickert
1829–1910
Elizabeth Drissel
1833–1915
Sarah Rickert
1835–
Rebecca Rickert
1838–
Lucetta Rickert
1840–1867
Jonas Rickert
1846–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1824
Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(10)

  • Elizabeth Rickert

    Female1822–1908Female

  • Hannah Rickert

    Female1824–1849Female

  • William Henry Rickert

    Male1825–Male

  • Mary Rickert

    Female1827–1847Female

  • John Henry Rickert

    Male1829–1910Male

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 8

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 26

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the various places called Romberg .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Sarah Rickert in household of Henry Rickert, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Salome Romberger Rickert, "Find A Grave Index"

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