Maria Margaret Rupert

27 October 1745–3 October 1838 (Age 92)
Manchester Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Maria Margaret

When Maria Margaret Rupert was born on 27 October 1745, in Manchester Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Adam Ruppert, was 38 and her mother, Anna Barbara Holtzapfel, was 39. She married Johann Jacob Weigel on 15 February 1763, in Dover Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 3 October 1838, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Ottinger Cemetery, Cocke, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Jacob Weigel
1739–1804
Maria Margaret Rupert
1745–1838
Marriage: 15 February 1763
Henry Weigel
1763–1841
Margareta Weigel
1765–1850
Jacob Weigel
1767–
Elisabeth Weigel
1770–1834
Christina Weigel
1772–1861
Johannes Weigel
1773–1864
Johan George Weigel
1776–1848
Michael Weigel
1783–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1763
Dover Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

    Henry Weigel

    Male1763–1841Male

    Female1765–1850Female

    Male1767–Male

    Elisabeth Weigel

    Female1770–1834Female

    Christina Weigel

    Female1772–1861Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Anna Catharina Ruppert

    Female1731–1732Female

    Catharine Rupert

    Female1733–Female

    Robert Erasmus Rupert

    Male1736–1770Male

    Female1738–1794Female

    John Dieterich Ruppert

    Male1740–1820Male

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 31

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 31

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 49

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

Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Slovenian: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hrōd ‘renown’ + berht ‘bright’. Compare Rupprecht .

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

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