Andreas Anspach

1740–
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Andreas

When Andreas Anspach was born in 1740, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johann George Anspach, was 28 and his mother, Anna Catharina Rieth, was 22. He died in United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann George Anspach
1712–1744
Anna Catharina Rieth
1718–1795
Johann Jacob Anspach
1737–1818
Margaret Anspach
John George Anspach
1739–
Andreas Anspach
1740–
Catharina Anspach
1742–

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World Events (3)

1776

Age 36

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 36

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1777 · Washington's Troops Spent the Winter at Valley Forge

Age 37

The winter that Washington’s troops spent at Valley Forge was horrible. Most the troops that had come in with General Washington were injured and dying already. There was little food for the soldiers. They were dying from starvation, disease, and the cold. Horses were dying and the men had to take their place in moving the supply wagons. Washington stayed with his men while all others were leaving and abandoning the struggling troops. This helped Washington gain the support, admiration, and loyalty of his troops.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Anspach, of which there is one in Hesse and another near Frankfurt on the Oder.

Possible Related Names

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

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