David Kretsinger

19 March 1846–1 January 1930 (Age 83)
Beaver Creek, Washington, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Kretsinger was born on 19 March 1846, in Beaver Creek, Washington, Maryland, United States, his father, George W Kretsinger, was 27 and his mother, Anna Stotler, was 28. He married Nancy Rice on 24 December 1867, in Beaver Creek, Washington, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Cavetown, Washington, Maryland, United States in 1860. He died on 1 January 1930, in Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Washington, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Kretsinger
1846–1930
Nancy Rice
1838–1905
Marriage: 24 December 1867
Edith R Kretsinger
1869–1919
Delila V Kretsinger
1873–1959

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1867Beaver Creek, Washington, Maryland, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 17
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 22
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of South German Grötzinger (see Groetzinger ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Groetzinger

    Sources (8)

    • David Kretzmger, "United States Census, 1920"
    • David Krotzinger in household of Jacob Stotler, "United States Census, 1860"
    • David Kretzinger, "Find A Grave Index"

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