Daniel Feighner

11 February 1804–7 January 1885 (Age 80)
Adams, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Feighner was born on 11 February 1804, in Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johannes or John Feighner Sr, was 33 and his mother, Catharine Kennel, was 38. He married Catherine Reisswick in 1825, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Union Township, Huntington, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 7 January 1885, in Huntington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Feighner Cemetery, Union Township, Huntington, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Feighner
1804–1885
Catherine Reisswick
1808–1850
Marriage: 1825
Susannah Feighner
1826–1886
Mary Feighner
1836–1836
Catherine Feighner
1828–1903
Charlotte Feighner
1830–1831
Solomon R Feighner
1832–1904
Magdalene Freighner
1834–1900
Sevilla Feighner
1839–1892
John Feighner
1842–1904
William Feighner
1845–

Spouse and Children

    Male1804–1885Male

    Catherine Reisswick

    Female1808–1850Female

MARRIAGE
1825
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(9)

    Susannah Feighner

    Female1826–1886Female

    Catherine Feighner

    Female1828–1903Female

    Charlotte Feighner

    Female1830–1831Female

    Solomon R Feighner

    Male1832–1904Male

    Magdalene Freighner

    Female1834–1900Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 8

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 26

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

South German:1. probably an altered spelling of Feigner , a variant of Fieger . 2. possibly a variant of Fichtner ( see Fichter ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel Feighner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Feighner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Daniel Feighner, "United States Census, 1880"

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