Johannes John Hefner

16 January 1769–11 February 1858 (Age 89)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Johannes John

When Johannes John Hefner was born on 16 January 1769, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Melchoir Heffner, was 51 and his mother, Anna Catherine Balzar, was 37. He married Elisabeth Bolick on 14 March 1822, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Upper Regiment, Chatham, North Carolina, United States in 1840 and Catawba, Catawba, North Carolina, United States in 1850. He died on 11 February 1858, in Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Johannes John Hefner
Elisabeth Bolick
Marriage: 14 March 1822
Michael Hefner
Catherine Heifner
Rachel Hefner
Jacob Hefner
Elias Hefner
Rachael Lureana Hefner
Henry Hefner
Casper Hefner
Hiram Hefner
Fanny Hefner
David Hefner

Spouse and Children

14 March 1822
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 7

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 7

Maryland is the 7th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a potter ( see Hafner ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phillip Heffner, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Phillip Hefner, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Philip Heffner, "United States Census, 1840"

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