Leonard Billmyer

1779–Male
Manheim Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Leonard

When Leonard Billmyer was born in 1779, in Manheim Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johan Michael Billmyer, was 28 and his mother, Maria Bar, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Johan Michael Billmyer
1751–
Maria Bar
1755–
Martin Billmyer
1777–
Leonard Billmyer
1779–
Jacob Billmyer
1781–

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World Events (3)

1780

Age 1

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 2

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.
1783 · A Free America

Age 4

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Billmann ( see Billman 2).

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

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