Johann Michael Tuchmann

Brief Life History of Johann Michael

When Johann Michael Tuchmann was born on 10 January 1760, in New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Johann Christmann Duchmann, was 40 and his mother, Anna Maria Husser, was 37. He married Barbara Fox Fuchs in 1785, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died after 1830, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States.

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Johann Michael Tuchmann
Barbara Fox Fuchs
Marriage: 1785
John Toothman
Elizabeth Toothman
Philip Toothman
George Toothman
Michael Toothman
Jacob Toothman

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  • Johann Michael Tuchmann, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Darrold, Gerhard, Guenter, Gunter, Klaus, Kurt, Otto, Reinhard, Siegfried.

German (also Büchmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Buch , with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’. In some instances Buch may have been used as a nickname in the sense ‘book’, as an occupational name for a scholar or scribe.

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

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