Anna Sophia Fritz

16 November 1773–24 March 1828 (Age 54)
Douglass Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna Sophia

When Anna Sophia Fritz was born on 16 November 1773, in Douglass Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johan John Martin Fritz, was 26 and her mother, Catharine Anna Dampman, was 23. She married George Romich on 5 February 1793, in Jacksonwald, Exeter Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 24 March 1828, in Amity Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Amityville, Amity Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Romich
1765–1850
Anna Sophia Fritz
1773–1828
Marriage: 5 February 1793
Jacob R. Romig
1793–1879
Catharine Rohmig
1793–
Mary Romich
1810–
Catherine Romig
1795–
John Romig
1798–
William Romig
1798–
Elizabeth Romich
1800–1879
Mary Romig
1801–1889
George Romich
1802–
Samuel Romig
1804–1882
William Romig
1806–1885
Isaac Romig
1813–
Sarah Romich
1815–1885

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1793
Jacksonwald, Exeter Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(13)

    Jacob R. Romig

    Male1793–1879Male

    Catharine Rohmig

    Female1793–Female

    Female1795–Female

    John Romig

    Male1798–Male

    William Romig

    Male1798–Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 3

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

Age 3

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 15

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Friedrich . It is also found as a surname in Denmark, Sweden, and elsewhere.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Sophia Fritz Romig, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Anna Sophia Fritz Romig, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Sophia in entry for Catharine Rohmig, "Pennsylvania, Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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