James (Jems) Erkenbrecht

1782–1880 (Age 98)
New York, United States

The Life of James (Jems)

When James (Jems) Erkenbrecht was born in 1782, in New York, United States, his father, Philip Erckenbrack, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Jung, was 20. He married Virtue Ann Shepherd in March 1802, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Turtle, Rock, Wisconsin, United States in 1850 and Illinois, United States in 1870. He died on 20 November 1880, in Hebron, McHenry, Illinois, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in McHenry, Illinois, United States.

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James (Jems) Erkenbrecht
Virtue Ann Shepherd
Marriage: March 1802
Philip J Erckenbrack
Alexander Ercanbrack
Sophronia Erkenbrack
William Shepherd Ercanbrack
Sarah Erckenbrack
John S Ercanbrack
Daniel Ercanbrack
James Shepherd Erckenbrack
Margaret Erckenbrect
Peter Ercanbrack
Phoebe Ercanbrack

Spouse & Children

March 1802
New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 15

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 26

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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Sources (3)

  • James Eorkenbrack, "United States Census, 1810"
  • James Erkenbrack, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Jas Erkenbrach, "United States Census, 1870"

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