Peter Diehl

1767–about 1828 (Age 61)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Peter

When Peter Diehl was born in 1767, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johan Wilhelm Diehl, was 50 and his mother, Mary Ann Elizabeth Crosby, was 46. He married Elizabeth Treffenstätt before 1792, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died about 1828, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 61.

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Peter Diehl
Elizabeth Treffenstätt
Marriage: before 1792
Barbary Deal
Simon Deal
Fanny Deal

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1792North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 9
    North Carolina is the 12th state.
    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 19
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    Name Meaning

    German: from the personal name Diel, Tiel, from Thilo, a pet form of a personal name beginning with the ancient Germanic element theud ‘people, tribe’, as for example Dietrich . This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and the Netherlands. Compare Deal , Deel , and Diel .

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

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