Bernhard Spengler

3 September 1719–25 September 1802
Weiler, Hilsbach, Sinsheim, Baden, Germany

The Life of Bernhard

When Bernhard Spengler was christened on 3 September 1719, in Weiler, Hilsbach, Sinsheim, Baden, Germany, his father, Hans Caspar Spengler, was 35 and his mother, Juditha Ziegler, was 33. He married Anna Margaretha Brauns in 1740. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He registered for military service in 1782. He died on 25 September 1802, in Paradise Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in East York, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bernhard Spengler
1719–1802
Anna Margaretha Brauns
1726–1804
Marriage: 1740
Jonas Spangler
1741–1821
Rudolph Spangler
1748–1816
Judith Spengler
1754–1806
Jacob Spangler
1754–
Henry Spangler
1758–1758
Anna Maria Spangler
1760–1804
Susanna Spangler
1761–
Caspar Spangler
1766–1804
Maria Margaretha Spangler
1768–1846

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1740
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

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

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Spangler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bernhard Spengler in entry for Rudolph Spengler, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Bernhard Spengler, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
  • Bernhardt Spengler, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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