Margaret Bechtelsheimer

27 April 1723–28 November 1814 (Age 91)
Amsterdam, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Bechtelsheimer was born on 27 April 1723, in Amsterdam, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, her father, Johannis Georg Bechtelsheimer, was 19 and her mother, Maragretha, was 18. She married Abraham Lawshé about 1747, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 28 November 1814, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Lawshé
1732–1819
Margaret Bechtelsheimer
1723–1814
Marriage: about 1747
John Lawshe
1754–1832
Henry Lawshe
1757–1831
Anna Lawshe
1760–1852
Margaret Lawshe
1764–1857
Jacob Lawshe
1767–1865
Abraham Lawshe
1770–1853

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1747
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    John Lawshe

    Male1754–1832Male

    Henry Lawshe

    Male1757–1831Male

    Anna Lawshe

    Female1760–1852Female

    Margaret Lawshe

    Female1764–1857Female

    Jacob Lawshe

    Male1767–1865Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1775

Age 52

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."
1776

Age 53

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 71

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret Beckelhymer - birth: 1730;

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