Henry Heinrich Rohrbach

30 November 1778–3 September 1864 (Age 85)
Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry Heinrich

When Henry Heinrich Rohrbach was born on 30 November 1778, in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Lorenz Rohrbach, was 32 and his mother, Anna Catharina GROKES, was 27. He married Anna Christiana Miller in 1803. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 September 1864, in Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Glenville, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Heinrich Rohrbach
1778–1864
Anna Christiana Miller
1784–1850
Marriage: 1803
Mary Magdalena Rohrbach
1806–1853
Samuel Miller Rohrbach
1806–1880
Solomon Miller Rohrbach
1808–1893
John Miller Rohrbaugh
1810–1888
Jacob Miller Rohrbach
1813–1883
Elizabeth Rohrbaugh
1817–1860
Andrew Miller Rohrbaugh
1823–1905
Sara Anna Rohrbach
1830–1893

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1803
children

(8)

    Mary Magdalena Rohrbach

    Female1806–1853Female

    Samuel Miller Rohrbach

    Male1806–1880Male

    Male1808–1893Male

    John Miller Rohrbaugh

    Male1810–1888Male

    Jacob Miller Rohrbach

    Male1813–1883Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1780

Age 2

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

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.
1803

Age 25

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from any of numerous places called Rohrbach (‘reed brook’ or ‘channel brook’) in many parts of Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Rohrback, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Rohrbach in household of Andrew Rohrbach, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Rohrbach, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"

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