Johannes Glick

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Glick was born on 27 May 1724, in Hanau, Main-Kinzig-Kreis, Hesse, Germany, his father, Johann Marx Glück, was 46 and his mother, Anna Maria Wismar, was 36. He married Barbara Stauffer about 1752, in Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Dunmore, Virginia, United States in 1775 and Shenandoah, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died in April 1814, in Mount Jackson, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States.

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Johannes Glick
Barbara Stauffer
Marriage: about 1752
Elizabeth Glick
Christian Glick
Barbara Glick
John Glick II
Anna Glick
Catharine Glick
Christopher Click
Harmon Click
Samuel Glick Sr

Sources (10)

  • John Click, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
  • John Click, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"
  • John Click, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Hyman, Myer, Chaim, Dov, Emanuel, Zvi, Aaron David, Akiva, Anat, Ari.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Glück (see Gluck ).

Americanized form of German Glück (see Gluck ).

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

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