Maria Margaret Schnurer

20 July 1747–1779 (Age 31)
Cocalico, West Cocalico Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Maria Margaret

Maria Margaret Schnurer was born on 20 July 1747, in Cocalico, West Cocalico Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. She married Johann Andreas "Andrew" Besch Bash in 1767, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1779, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

Johann Andreas "Andrew" Besch Bash
1750–1800
Maria Margaret Schnurer
1747–1779
Marriage: 1767
Michael Bash
1772–1817
Catherine Bash
1774–1851
Barbara Bash
1775–
Henry Bash
1776–1853
Mary Bash
1779–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1767
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
children

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World Events (2)

1776

Age 29

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 29

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic or occupational name, from Middle High German schiur(e) ‘barn’, ‘granary’ + the agent suffix -er ( see Scheuer ). 2. habitational name for someone from Scheuren near Euskirchen.

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

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  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940

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