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.
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.
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