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Magdalena Bircky (Birky) b. 12 Dec 1824 Bavaria, GR d. 18 Feb 1897: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Magdalena Bircky (Birky)

Female 1824 - 1897  (72 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Bircky (Birky) 
    Born 12 Dec 1824  Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 12 December 1824 born Magdalena Birki-Father: Valentin Birki from Lutterbach nearby Saarbrücken-Mother: Elisabeth Unzicker farmers daugther from Baierthal
    Gender Female 
    Immigration Oct 1846  NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On Ship Kilby: Joseph, 29; Catherine Augustein, 21; Barbara Augustein, 20 (Joseph’s wife-to-be); and Valentine Burkey, 26, Joseph’s brother. Catherine Augustein later married a John Burkey.
    Reference Number 170 
    Religion Amish Mennonite 
    Died 18 Feb 1897 
    Person ID I170  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Valentin (Valentine) Bircky (Birky),   b. 1794, Lutterbach, Alsace, FR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1860, Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Unzicker (Hunziker),   b. 1796, Breimthal, Heidelberg, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1848, Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1812-13  Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 2,500 Guilders given to the bride and groom on the occasion of their marriage by the bride’s family.
    Notes 
    • Settlement of Valentine’s estate lists Joseph first and Jacob seond--the rest in the same order as here.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Herman Simmermacher (Sinemaker) 
    Married Abt 1850 
    Children 
     1. Herman Sinamaker
     2. Charlie Sinamaker
     3. John Sinamaker
     4. William Sinamaker
     5. Henry Sinamaker
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2007 
    Family ID F79  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Dec 1824 - Bavaria, GR Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - Oct 1846 - NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S894] Valentine and Elizabeth Birki information, Herbert Holly.

    2. [S551] The Amish Bircky and Bürcky Families in Bavaria, Herbert Holly.


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