Eva Maria Dunckel

1738–
West Hamburg, Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eva Maria

When Eva Maria Dunckel was born in 1738, in West Hamburg, Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johannes Dünckel, was 35 and her mother, Anna Margaretha Merkels, was 35. She married Johann Michael Henninger in 1759, in Greenwich Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Michael Henninger
1749–1798
Eva Maria Dunckel
1738–
Marriage: 1759
Eva Maria Henninger
1766–
Mr. Heninger
1772–
Johann Georg Heninger
1768–
Maria Elisabeth Henninger
1770–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1759
Greenwich Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 38

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 38

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 62

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Dunkel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Eva Maria Henninger in entry for Eva Maria Henninger, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Eva Henninger in entry for John George Henninger, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Eva Maria Heninger in entry for Maria Elizabetha Heninger, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"

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