David Altman

1768–1857 (Age 89)
Lehigh Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of David

When David Altman was born on 26 February 1768, in Lehigh Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johann Anthony Altman, was 37 and his mother, Marianne Joghs, was 47. He married Susanna Riegel (or Riggle) in 1791, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 November 1857, in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Altman
1768–1857
Susanna Riegel (or Riggle)
1775–1867
Marriage: 1791
Mary Ann 'Polly' Altman
1792–1855
Abraham Altman
1794–1888
David Altman
1795–1878
Susannah Altman
1795–1836
John Altman
1796–1858
Johann Willelm Altman
1798–1877
Christian Altman
1801–1889
Jacob Altman
1804–1880
Danial Altman
1812–1891
Georg Altman
1819–
Jacob Altman
1819–1894

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1791
Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (7)

1776

Age 8

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

Age 8

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 26

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Altmann .2 Respelling of German Altmann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • David Altman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Altman, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • David Altman, "Find A Grave Index"

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