Anna Margaretha Klock

1778–1859 (Age 80)
Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of Anna Margaretha

When Anna Margaretha Klock was born on 16 September 1778, in Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States, her father, Jacob I KLOCK, was 32 and her mother, Anna G KlOCK, was 26. She lived in Saint Johnsville, Saint Johnsville, Montgomery, New York, United States in 1850. She died in 1859, at the age of 81.

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Anna G KlOCK
Catharina KLOCK
Jacob J Klock
Joseph I. Klock
John Clock
Nancy Klock
Anna Margaretha Klock
Augustus KLOCK
Maria Klock
Gertrude Klock
Sophia KLOCK
Daniel Klock
George J. Klock
Catharine Klock
Nancy Klock
Elizabeth Klock

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World Events (7)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 19

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German:1. nickname from Middle Dutch or Low German cloec, clo(o)c ‘deft’, ‘skillful’, ‘clever’. 2. habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a bell, Middle High German glocke, Middle Dutch clocke. In some instances this may also have been a metonymic occupational name for a bell maker or bell ringer. 3. nickname from de Kloke ‘the wise one’, from Middle Low German kloke ‘wise person’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Klock in household of Jacob J Klock, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anna Margaretha Klock, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Anna Margaretha Klock, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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