Peter Welker

about 1780–before 1819 (Age 39)
Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Welker was born about 1780, in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Leonard Welker, was 35 and his mother, Catherin Edlinger, was 30. He had at least 5 sons and 1 daughter with Sarah Yount. He died before 1819, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Peter Welker
1780–1819
Sarah Yount
1790–1855
Leonard Welker
1811–1884
Jacob Welker
1813–1868
Anna Marie Welker
Living
Peter Welker
1814–
Amos Welker
1816–1874

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Leonard Welker

    Male1811–1884Male

    Jacob Welker

    Male1813–1868Male

    Male1814–Male

    Amos Welker

    Male1816–1874Male

    Anna Marie Welker

    FemaleFemale

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Leonard Welker

    Male1745–1816Male

    Catherin Edlinger

    Female1750–1816Female

siblings

(11)

    Daniel Welker

    Male1770–1824Male

    John Welker

    Male1778–1810Male

    Male1780–1819Male

    Catherine Welker

    Female1780–Female

    Henry Welker

    Male1783–Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1780

Age 0

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.
1791

Age 11

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Variant (probably under French influence, at least in some cases) of English Walker .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Peter Walker -

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