Anna Nancy Hershey

about 1790–1833 (Age 43)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna Nancy

When Anna Nancy Hershey was born about 1790, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Benjamin Hershey, was 49 and her mother, Catherine Landis, was 43. She had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Joseph Musser. She died in 1833, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Musser
1787–1845
Anna Nancy Hershey
1790–1833
Benjamin Mosser
1815–1892
Anna Musser
1816–1878
Immanuel Mosser
1817–1819
Ann Musser
1819–
Elizabeth L Musser
1822–1859
Harriet Mosser
1825–1825
John Mosser
1827–1833
Susan Mosser
1828–1829
Henry B. Mosser
1830–1833

Spouse and Children

children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 1

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.
1803

Age 13

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (American): Americanized form of various like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish names, see for example Hershkowitz .2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Hercé or Hercy in Mayenne, France.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Anna Musser in entry for Imanuel Musser, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Anna Musser in entry for Imanuel Musser, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"

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