Frederick Oberthier Jr

6 November 1797–8 July 1856 (Age 58)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Oberthier Jr was born on 6 November 1797, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Frederick Oberthier, was 22 and his mother, Fredricka Augusta Nolthenius, was 18. He married Sarah Hubbard on 17 January 1825, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States in 1850. He died on 8 July 1856, in Henderson, Rusk, Texas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Oberthier Cemetery, Rusk, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Oberthier Jr
1797–1856
Sarah Hubbard
1805–1882
Marriage: 17 January 1825
Augusta E. Oberthier
1826–
Mary Caroline Oberthier
1827–1876
Henry L Oberthier
1829–1904
Sarah Ann Oberthier
1830–1858
Tabitha Hubbard Oberthier
1833–1857
Ferdinand Oberthier
1835–
Sophia Obertheir
1837–1837
Fred Harrison oberthier
1838–1913
Moses Oberthier
1841–1864
Benjamin C. Oberthier
1843–1911
Edward Chester Oberthier
1846–1929
Abigal Selena Oberthier
1849–1878

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 January 1825
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

    Female1826–Female

    Mary Caroline Oberthier

    Female1827–1876Female

    Henry L Oberthier

    Male1829–1904Male

    Sarah Ann Oberthier

    Female1830–1858Female

    Tabitha Hubbard Oberthier

    Female1833–1857Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Oberthier

    Male1775–1810Male

    Fredricka Augusta Nolthenius

    Female1779–1861Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

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.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 15

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 22

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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Sources (3)

  • Frederick Obertheir, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Fred Obertheo in entry for Edd C Oberthero, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Fred Oberthier in entry for Charles S. Haden, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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