Jacob Eichholtz

2 November 1776–10 May 1842 (Age 65)
Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Eichholtz was born on 2 November 1776, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Leonard Eichholtz, was 26 and his mother, Catherine Mayer, was 27. He married Catharine Hatz on 17 April 1803, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 10 May 1842, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Eichholtz
1776–1842
Catharine Trissler
1791–1867
Marriage: 18 June 1818
Edward Eichholz
1819–1821
Anna Maria Eichholz
1820–1882
Elizabeth Susanna Eicholtz
1823–1842
Benjamin West Eichholtz
1824–1897
Angelica Kauffman Eichholtz
1826–1916
Rebecca Trissler Eichholtz
1828–1888
Henry Clay Eichholtz
1830–1918
Robert Lindsay Eichholtz
1833–1912
Lavallyn Barry Eichholtz
1835–1849

Spouse and Children

    Male1776–1842Male

    Catharine Trissler

    Female1791–1867Female

MARRIAGE
18 June 1818
children

(9)

    Edward Eichholz

    Male1819–1821Male

    Anna Maria Eichholz

    Female1820–1882Female

    Elizabeth Susanna Eicholtz

    Female1823–1842Female

    Benjamin West Eichholtz

    Male1824–1897Male

    Female1826–1916Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1777 · Washington's Troops Spent the Winter at Valley Forge

Age 1

The winter that Washington’s troops spent at Valley Forge was horrible. Most the troops that had come in with General Washington were injured and dying already. There was little food for the soldiers. They were dying from starvation, disease, and the cold. Horses were dying and the men had to take their place in moving the supply wagons. Washington stayed with his men while all others were leaving and abandoning the struggling troops. This helped Washington gain the support, admiration, and loyalty of his troops.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 5

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.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 18

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Eichholz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eichholtz Family Bible
  • Jacob Eichholtz in entry for Henry Clay Eichholtz, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Jacob Eichholtz in entry for Benjamin West Eichholtz, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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