George Ilgenfritz

Male20 March 1787–23 October 1847

Brief Life History of George

When George Ilgenfritz was born on 20 March 1787, in Conewago Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Frederich B Ilgenfritz, was 26 and his mother, Anna Elizabeth Zinn, was 24. He married Elizabeth Odenwald in April 1810. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Shrewsbury, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 23 October 1847, at the age of 60, and was buried in Henry Zahner Farm Cemetery, Sugarcreek, Sugar Creek Township, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States.

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George Ilgenfritz
Elizabeth Odenwald
Marriage: April 1810
John George Ilgenfritz
John Ilgenfritz
Rebecca Ilgenfritz
Hannah Ilgenfritz
Elizabeth Ilgenfritz
Daniel Ilgenfritz
Henry Ilgenfritz
Emanuel Ilgenfritz
Adam Ilgenfritz
George Darlington Ilgenfritz
Maria Elisabeth Ilgenfritz
John Spangler Ilgenfritz
Harriett Ilgenfritz

Sources (36)

  • George Ilganfritz in household of Jesse Klinefelter, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Geo. Ilgenfritz - Published information: birth: 20 March 1787; Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania, United States
  • George Ilgenfritz, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

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  • Marriage
    April 1810
  • Children (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 1

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

    Age 4

    The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.


    Age 16

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    German: compound patronymic, meaning ‘Fritz, the son of Ilg’. See Ilg .

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

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