Catharine Hassler

28 October 1787–27 June 1857 (Age 69)
Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catharine

When Catharine Hassler was born on 28 October 1787, in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Christian Hassler, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Magdalena Heilman, was 23. She married Jacob Weist on 28 October 1805, in Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 27 June 1857, in Greenfield Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Dumontsville Cemetery, Dumontville, Greenfield Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Weist
1783–1872
Catharine Hassler
1787–1857
Marriage: 28 October 1805
Benjamin Weist
1803–1892
Elisabeth Weist
1806–1878
John Wiest
1809–1886
Jacob Henry Weist
1811–1853
Catherine Weist
1812–1891
Sarah Weist
1813–
Mary Weist
1814–1885
Lydia Weist
1815–1865
Samuel Weist
1819–1891
Jonas Henry Weist
1821–1894
Sophia Weist
1828–1830
Lucinda (Lusetta) S Weist
1832–1917

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 October 1805
Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(12)

    Benjamin Weist

    Male1803–1892Male

    Female1806–1878Female

    John Wiest

    Male1809–1886Male

    Jacob Henry Weist

    Male1811–1853Male

    Catherine Weist

    Female1812–1891Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

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.
1808

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a place where hazels grew, from Middle High German hasel ‘hazel’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

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  • Catherine Hassler, 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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