Emanuel Weirick

6 February 1823–29 November 1860 (Age 37)
Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Emanuel

When Emanuel Weirick was born on 6 February 1823, in Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, David Wirick, was 35 and his mother, Hannah Anna Moyer, was 26. He married Catharine Banta on 27 February 1845, in Preble, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Cass, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 November 1860, in Cass, Indiana, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Jefferson Township, Cass, Indiana, United States.

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Emanuel Weirick
Catharine Banta
Marriage: 27 February 1845
Ursula Weirick
Winfield Scott Weirick
Emma Weirick

Spouse and Children


    Catharine Banta


27 February 1845
Preble, Ohio, United States


    Ursula Weirick


    Winfield Scott Weirick


    Emma Weirick


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

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.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 2

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1836 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act

Age 13

The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Weirich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emanuel Werrick, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emanuel Weirick, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Emanuel Weirick, "Find A Grave Index"

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