Johann Hartman Rueckert Jr

1780–1828 (Age 47)
Erpolzheim, Bad Dürkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

The Life of Johann Hartman

When Johann Hartman Rueckert Jr was born on 31 December 1780, in Erpolzheim, Bad Dürkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, his father, Johann Heinrich Rueckert, was 43 and his mother, Maria Magdalena Glas, was 37. He married Catharine Lubold in 1800, in Killinger, Upper Paxton Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 8 June 1828, in Lykens Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Mifflin Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Hartman Rueckert Jr
1780–1828
Catharine Lubold
1785–1860
Marriage: 1800
Magdalena Rickert
1800–
John Rickert
1816–1850
Heinrich Rickert
1802–1864
Martin Rickert
1804–1871
Catherine Elizabeth Rickert
1806–1880
Margaret Rickert
1808–1840
Grethlies Rickert
1808–
Barbara Rickert
1810–1870
Peter Lubold Rickert
1812–1880
Jacob Rickert
1817–1884

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1800
Killinger, Upper Paxton Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

  • Johann Heinrich Rueckert

    Male1737–1883Male

  • Maria Magdalena Glas

    Female1743–1820Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 7

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 14

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

Name Meaning

German (Rückert): variant of Rucker (1–3) or from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rīc ‘power(ful)’ + hard ‘hard’, ‘bold’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Hartmann Rickert in entry for Magdalena Rickert, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Hartman Rickert in entry for Grethlies Rickert, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Hartmann Rickert in entry for Henrich Rickert, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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