Adam Brillhart

1812–1860 (Age 48)
Montgomery, Virginia, United States

The Life of Adam

When Adam Brillhart was born in 1812, in Montgomery, Virginia, United States, his father, Daniel A Brillhart, was 23 and his mother, Catherine Shultz, was 16. He married Sarah ( Sallie) Loop on 10 September 1849, in Montgomery, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1860, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Adam Brillhart
1812–1860
Sarah ( Sallie) Loop
1820–1902
Marriage: 10 September 1849
Henry Brillhart
1854–
Barnett Brillhart
1857–1862
Simon Brillhart
1859–
Sarah Elizabeth Brillhart
1864–1928

Spouse and Children

    Male1812–1860Male

    Sarah ( Sallie) Loop

    Female1820–1902Female

MARRIAGE
10 September 1849
Montgomery, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

    Henry Brillhart

    Male1854–Male

    Barnett Brillhart

    Male1857–1862Male

    Simon Brillhart

    Male1859–Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Brillhart

    Female1864–1928Female

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel A Brillhart

    Male1789–1844Male

    Catherine Shultz

    Female1796–1869Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1812–1860Male

    Male1814–1869Male

    Abraham Brillhart

    Male1817–1862Male

    Daniel Brillhart

    Male1823–1868Male

    Jacob Brillhart

    Male1829–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1812

Age 0

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 0

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 13

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: unexplained. Possibly a variant of German Brillert, which is itself of unexplained origin, or of Dutch Brillard, from a derivative of Old French bril ‘trap’, ‘snare for catching birds’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Adam Brillhart in entry for Sarah E Brillhart, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Adam Brilhart in entry for Barnett Brilhart, "Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912"
  • Adum Brilhart in entry for Simon Brilhart, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"

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