Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch

4 February 1808–1 December 1876 (Age 68)
Lübeck, Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

The Life Summary of Maria Catharina Elsabe

When Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch was born on 4 February 1808, in Lübeck, Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, her father, Michel Hinrich Faasch, was 30 and her mother, Catharina Dorothea Weideman, was 26. She married Johann Martien Jochim Theodor Germer on 16 March 1834, in Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 1 December 1876, in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Johann Martien Jochim Theodor Germer
Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch
Marriage: 16 March 1834
John Martin Daniel Germer
Carlus Martin Louis Germer
Johanna Catharina Maria Germer
Henrietta Catharina Clementina Germer
Johanna Christina Germer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 March 1834Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 4
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    North German: variant of Baas .South German: from a dialect short form of Sebastian .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Johann Martin Jochim and Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch Germer

    Michael Hinrich Faasch, born 14 Jul 1777, and Catherine Dorthea Weidermann, born 12 Apr 1781, were 30 and 26 at the time of the birth of their daughter Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch on 4 Feb 1808 in L …

    Sources (12)

    • Maria Catharina Elsabe Fasch, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
    • Mary Fauch in entry for Martin Louis Germer, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch in entry for Henretta Cathrine Clementinas Hawkins, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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