Martin B Wenger Jr.

Male1769–13 August 1826

Brief Life History of Martin B

When Martin B Wenger Jr. was born in 1769, in Bavaria, Germany, his father, Martin Shirk Wenger, was 27 and his mother, Anna Huber Gingerich, was 26. He married Barbara Betchel on 15 November 1792, in Warren Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 13 August 1826, at the age of 57.

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Martin B Wenger Jr.
Barbara Betchel
Marriage: 15 November 1792
Anna Wingard
Elizabeth Winger
Susan Winger
Catharine Winger
Christiana Winger
Samuel Wingard
Maria Winger
Magdalena Winger
Sarah Winger
John Beal Wingard
Calvin Isaac Winger
Martin B. ( Winger) Wingard

Sources (1)

  • Martin Winger in entry for Catharine Winger, "Pennsylvania Deaths and Burials, 1720-1999"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 November 1792Warren Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (2)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 44

    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


    Age 45

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    Name Meaning


    habitational name for someone from any of various places in Bavaria, Austria, and Switzerland named Weng, Wengen or Wangen.

    topographic name from South German Wang or Weng denoting a grass-covered slope.

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

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