Elisabetha Friderici HESS

13 August 1779–13 August 1820 (Age 41)
German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Elisabetha Friderici

When Elisabetha Friderici HESS was born on 13 August 1779, in German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, Frederick Hess, was 30 and her mother, Maria Eva Staring, was 27. She married George or Georgius Friderici Fuchs or Fox on 4 April 1802, in German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 13 August 1820, in her hometown, at the age of 41, and was buried in Herkimer, Herkimer, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

George or Georgius Friderici Fuchs or Fox
Elisabetha Friderici HESS
Marriage: 4 April 1802
Frederick or Fridericus Fuchs or FOX
Georgius or George Henericus or Henry Fuchs or Fox
Samuel Fox
Maria Anna Fuchs or Fox
David Fox
Elisabeth Fox
Elisabeth Fox
Maria Catharina Fox
Maria Fox
Simeon D FOX
Daniel T. Fox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1802German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 2
    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.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 4
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    Age 12
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    Name Meaning

    German, Dutch, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the territory of Hesse (see Hessen 1).South German: from a short form of the personal name Matthäus (see Matthew ).German and Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hesso, a derivative of a compound name formed with hadu ‘strife’ as the first element, or from a pet form of Herman or Hendrik (see Henry 1).

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Elisabeth in entry for Maria Fox, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    • Elisabetha Friderici Hess, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
    • Elisabetha Friderici Hess, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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