Maria Margaret Broadstone

about 1817–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Maria Margaret

When Maria Margaret Broadstone was born about 1817, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Jacob Breidenstein, was 46 and her mother, Dorothy Rheinhard, was 48.

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Family Time Line

John Jacob Breidenstein
1771–1824
Dorothy Rheinhard
1769–1831
George Broadstone
1795–1855
Elizabeth Broadstone
1809–
Christian Broadstone
1811–
David Bridenstine
1811–
Leonard Broadstone
1815–
Maria Margaret Broadstone
1817–
Jacob Bridenstine
1799–1836
John Martin Broadstone
1801–1847
Daniel Bridenstine
1803–1868
Catharine Broadstone
1807–
David Broadstone
1807–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    George Broadstone

    Male1795–1855Male

    Jacob Bridenstine

    Male1799–1836Male

    John Martin Broadstone

    Male1801–1847Male

    Daniel Bridenstine

    Male1803–1868Male

    Catharine Broadstone

    Female1807–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 3

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 46

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.1. Possibly English, a variant of Bradstone , which is probably a topographic name from Old English brād ‘broad’ + stān ‘stone’. 2. Alternatively, it may be a translation of a name with similar meaning from some other language, for example the German habitational name Breitenstein , from any of various places so named.

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

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