Maria Redcay

Brief Life History of Maria

When Maria Redcay was born on 3 November 1801, in Brecknock Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Redcay, was 26 and her mother, Maria Catharine Newkirk, was 22. She died on 8 July 1810, in her hometown, at the age of 8, and was buried in Gibraltar, Robeson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Redcay
1775–1828
Maria Catharine Newkirk
1779–1842
Esther Redcay
1797–
Elizabeth Redcay
1824–
Maria Redcay
1801–1810
Nelly Redcay
1803–1853
Jacob Redcay
1804–1812
Rachel Redcay
1807–
Heinrich Redcay
1809–1834
Mary Catherine Redcay
1810–1810
John Redcay
1813–1863
Joseph Redcay
1815–1815
Mary Redcay
1817–1905
Susannah Redcay
1819–1892
Sarah Redcay
1819–
Catherine Redcay
1822–

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Redcay - Published information: birth-name: Mary Redcay
  • Maria Redcay, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Maria Retche, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"

World Events (3)

1803

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1803 · The U.S doubles in size

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

1808

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German and Polish Radke .

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

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