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Barbara Bircky (Birky) b. 9 Jan 1840 Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR d. 28 Jul 1934 Groveland, Tazewell Co., IL: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Barbara Bircky (Birky)[1]

Female 1840 - 1934  (94 years)


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  • Name Barbara Bircky (Birky) 
    Born 9 Jan 1840  Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 21 Jun 1849  NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • via Liverpool, on ship Minnesota
    Reference Number 187 
    Religion Amish Mennonite 
    Residence Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 28 Jul 1934  Groveland, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Groveland, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Evangelical Mennonite Cemetery
    Person ID I187  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 Peter Hochstettler,   b. 28 Feb 1834, Meringerau/Siebernbrunn, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1924, Morton, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1858  Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Hochstettler,   b. 17 Feb 1859, Morton Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1931  (Age 72 years)
     2. Lydia Hochstettler,   b. 11 Jan 1861,   d. 6 Mar 1948  (Age 87 years)
     3. Katherine Hochstettler,   b. 28 Mar 1863,   d. 4 Mar 1942  (Age 78 years)
     4. John William Hochstettler,   b. 27 Oct 1866,   d. 9 May 1869  (Age 2 years)
     5. Joseph B. Hochstettler,   b. 30 Mar 1871, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1955  (Age 84 years)
     6. Susanna Hochstettler,   b. 22 Apr 1873,   d. 30 Apr 1962  (Age 89 years)
     7. Edward F. Hochstettler,   b. 7 Jun 1876,   d. 6 Mar 1900  (Age 23 years)
     8. Amos L. Hochstettler,   b. 28 Dec 1878,   d. 25 Jun 1962  (Age 83 years)
     9. Mary Ann Hochstettler,   b. 20 Jun 1881,   d. 22 Dec 1949  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2007 
    Family ID F88  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1840 - Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 21 Jun 1849 - NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1858 - Tazewell Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jul 1934 - Groveland, Tazewell Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Groveland, Tazewell Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2] The Berkey Book, Ruth Berkey Reichly, (Arlington, VA).

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


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