Christeana Houtz

Brief Life History of Christeana

When Christeana Houtz was born about 1790, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob Houtz, was 30 and her mother, Anna Maria Gunckel, was 28. She married David Searing on 2 November 1823, in Perry, Ohio, United States. She died on 29 August 1887, in Johnsville, Jackson Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Montgomery Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States.

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David Zehring
Christeana Houtz
Marriage: 2 November 1823
Sarah Zehring
Elizabeth Zaring
Elias Zehring

Sources (3)

  • Christeana Houts, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"
  • Mary Houtz in entry for Elijah Zehring, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Christeand Houts, "Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958"

World Events (8)

1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.


Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hautz .

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

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