Johann Martin Derr

26 August 1691–24 August 1763 (Age 71)
Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life Summary of Johann Martin

When Johann Martin Derr was born on 26 August 1691, in Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, his father, Weygand Dörr, was 36 and his mother, Anna Margaretha Dalmar, was 34. He married Maria Gertraut Eckard Duerr in 1717, in Großgartach, Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 24 August 1763, in Marlborough Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Old Goshenhoppen Cemetery, Woxall, Upper Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Johann Martin Derr
Maria Gertraut Eckard Duerr
Marriage: 1717
Laurentius Lorentz Deer
Johann Laurentius Doerer
Anna Margaretha Derr
Maria Catharina Derr
Johann Jacob Derr
Margaretha Elizabeth Derr
Carolus Ludovicus Derr
Anna Margaret Derr
John Martin Derr
Christiana Derr

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  • Marriage
    1717Großgartach, Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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    Name Meaning

    South German and East German: nickname for a thin person, a variant of Dürr (see Durr ).

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Joh. Tilemann Dehr in entry for Maria Catharina Dehr, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
    • Johann Martin Doerr in entry for Maria Elisabetha Doerr, "Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
    • Johann Martin Derr, "Find A Grave Index"

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