Maria Anna Schnupf

Brief Life History of Maria Anna

Maria Anna Schnupf was born on 28 June 1814, in Kassel, Hesse, Germany. She married Johannes Petrus Miller about 1830, in Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 6 December 1896, in Newark Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States.

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Johannes Petrus Miller
Maria Anna Schnupf
Marriage: about 1830
Helena Miller
Elizabeth Miller
Mary Miller
John Miller
Josephine Miller
Magarethe Miller
Peter John Miller
Albertini Mueller
Albertina Mueller

Sources (23)

  • Anna Muller in household of John Peter Muller, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Anna Schnopp - Church record: Marriage record or certificate: birth-name: Mary Anna Schnopp
  • Anne Muller, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


On January 28, 1820, the New Jersey Legislature incorporated the City of Jersey from parts of the Bergen Township. The city would be reincorporated two more times (January 23, 1829 and February 22, 1838) before receiving its official name. Jersey City became part of the new Hudson County in February of 1840.

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

German: nickname from a derivative of Middle High German snouwen ‘to breathe heavily’. Compare Schnaible .

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

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