Johann Adam Loucks

28 December 1715–14 February 1790 (Age 74)
Schoharie, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Johann Adam

When Johann Adam Loucks was born on 28 December 1715, in Schoharie, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Johann Dietrich Laux, was 34 and his mother, Maria Catharina Starring, was 45. He married Catherine Elizabeth Schnell on 16 October 1739. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He registered for military service in 1776. He died on 14 February 1790, in Stone Arabia, Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Stone Arabia, Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Adam Loucks
1715–1790
Catherine Elizabeth Schnell
1719–1797
Marriage: 16 October 1739
Johannes Richard Dietrich Loucks
1740–1816
Johannes Loucks
1742–1814
Elizabeth Loucks
1744–1769
Adam A. Laux
1746–1828
Catherine Laux
1750–1826
Anna Eva Loucks
1752–
Peter Laux
1755–
Joseph Joost Loucks UEL
1756–
George Loucks
1759–1835
Johan George Loucks
1759–1835
Henrich LOUCKS
1761–1796
Jacob Laux
1764–1828
Maria Laux
1767–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 October 1739
  • Children

    (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1776
    Age 61
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 61
    New York is the 11th state.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 2027;2007: 3995; 2010: 5403)Americanized form of German Laux . Compare Louck , Louks , and Loux .Possibly also an altered form of Flemish Louckx: patronymic from Louck, a pet form of the personal name Lodewijk (see Ludwig ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Loux
    Louck
    Louks
    Laux

    Sources (47)

    • Adam Laux in entry for Henricus Laux, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    • 1790 United States Federal Census
    • John Adam Loucks, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"

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