Heinrich Rickert

30 March 1802–8 December 1864 (Age 62)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Heinrich

When Heinrich Rickert was born on 30 March 1802, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johann Hartman Rueckert Jr, was 21 and his mother, Catharine Lubold, was 17. He married Sarah Salome Romberger about 1824, in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Wiconisco Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 December 1864, in Lykens, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Lykens, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1824
Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(9)

    Elizabeth Rickert

    Female1822–1908Female

    Hannah Rickert

    Female1824–1849Female

    William Henry Rickert

    Male1825–Male

    Mary Rickert

    Female1827–1847Female

    John Henry Rickert

    Male1829–1910Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 10

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 17

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Richard .2 North German and Frisian form of Richard .3 Probably an Americanized spelling of cognates in other languages, for example German Reichert or Dutch Rickaert.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Rickert, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Rickert, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henrich Rickert, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"

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