Sarah Forstner

8 January 1809–10 April 1898 (Age 89)
Old Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Forstner was born on 8 January 1809, in Old Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Georg Forstner, was 44 and her mother, Anna Maria Zoll, was 38. She married Johann Jakob Zundel about 1832, in Phillipsburg, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 10 April 1898, in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Jakob Zundel
Sarah Forstner
Marriage: about 1832
Magdalena Zundel
Abraham Zundel
Emma Maria Zundel
Isaac Eberhard David Zundel
Jacob Zundel
Matilda Josephine Zundel
Nathaniel Zundel
Daniel Zundel
Alfonzo J Zundel
Julius Van Riga

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1832Phillipsburg, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 27
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Alois, Gerhard, Erna, Heinz, Ignaz, Ilse, Monika.German (also Förstner): variant of Forster .Slovenian (also Forštner): topographic or occupational name for someone who lived or worked in a forest, of German origin (see above and Forster ).

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

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    Sarah Forstner

    History of Sarah Forstner Zundel Sarah Forstner was born on January 8th, 1809, in the Harmonie or Rapp Society a few years after they had founded their first settlement at old Harmony, Butler Coun …

    Sources (60)

    • Sarah Zundel in household of Jacob Zundel, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Sarah Fostner in entry for Daniel Zundell, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Sarah Zundle in household of Jacob Zundle, "United States Census, 1850"

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