Johan Jacob Danckel Sr.

Brief Life History of Johan Jacob

When Johan Jacob Danckel Sr. was born on 10 October 1736, in Upper Hanover Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Dankel, was 42 and his mother, Anna Margaretha, was 40. He married Elizabeth Roeder on 17 June 1760, in Salford, Upper Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He registered for military service in 1777. He died on 11 November 1809, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Spring Run Cemetery, Spring Run, Fannett Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johan Jacob Danckel Sr.
1736–1809
Susanna Catharine Roeder
1743–1809
Marriage: after 5 April 1761
Johann Jacob Dunkle
1763–1843
Susanna Dunkel
1775–
Elizabeth Dunkle
1783–1809
Catharine Danckel
1765–1809
Michael Dunkle
1769–1841
Heinrich Dunkle
1771–1850
Daniel Dunkle
1776–1845
Peter Roeder Dunkle
1779–1848
George Washington Dunkle
1781–1841

Sources (20)

  • Johann Jacob Dankel, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Jacob Danckel in entry for Johann Jacob Danckel, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Johann Jacob Dankel, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

World Events (4)

1776

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

1784

Historical Boundaries: 1784: Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Dunkel .

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

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