Anna Maria Behler

3 April 1787–
Brodbecks, Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna Maria

When Anna Maria Behler was born on 3 April 1787, her father, Johan Jacob Behler, was 32 and her mother, Maria Catharine Runkle, was 30. She married Jacob Woolwine on 4 April 1802, in Botetourt, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Woolwine
1764–1823
Anna Maria Behler
1787–
Marriage: 4 April 1802
Catherine Woolwine
1803–1866
Philip L Woolwine
1805–1887
Dianah Woolwine
1807–1843
Lewis Woolwine
1809–1837
Jacob Woolwine Jr
1811–1875
Orlando Woolwine
1815–
Elizabeth Betty Woolwine
1816–1894
Margaret Peggy Woolwine
1821–
Reverend Robert McCrum Woolwine
1821–1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 April 1802
Botetourt, Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    Female1803–1866Female

    Philip L Woolwine

    Male1805–1887Male

    Female1807–1843Female

    Lewis Woolwine

    Male1809–1837Male

    Jacob Woolwine Jr

    Male1811–1875Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johan Jacob Behler

    Male1755–1815Male

    Maria Catharine Runkle

    Female1756–1809Female

siblings

(9)

    Isaac Behler

    Male1776–Male

    Jacob Bailor

    Male1780–1849Male

    Elisabetha Behler

    Female1785–1815Female

    Christena Bailor

    Female1786–1853Female

    Female1787–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 4

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.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

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. 

Name Meaning

German:1. habitational name for someone from either of two places named Behla, near Donau-Eschingen or on the Netze river in eastern Germany. 2. variant of Böhling ( see Bohling ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Maria Behler, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • May Wooline in entry for Catharine Schoonover, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • May in entry for Catherine Schoonover, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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