Anna Maria Ness

about 1780–
Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna Maria

When Anna Maria Ness was born about 1780, in Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Matthias Ness III, was 45 and her mother, Christina Kneyer, was 27. She married Johann Christoph Alborn.

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Johann Christoph Alborn
1775–1860
Anna Maria Ness
1780–
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MARRIAGE

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World Events (8)

1780

Age 0

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1812

Age 32

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 Scandinavian (especially Norwegian), Scottish, and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived on a headland or promontory, Old Norse nes, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places named with this word; there are over a hundred farms in Norway and many settlements in Scotland and northern England so named2 English: according to Reaney and Wilson, a variant of Nash .3 German: habitational name from places called Nesse in Oldenburg and Friesland.

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

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