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George Christian Frederick Margretz
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1786
Berlin, Germany
Death: Feb. 5, 1834
Snyder County
Pennsylvania, USA

Charlotta Sophia Susanna Fredericka Reichengroin was born in 1790 in Stettin, Prussia, Germany. On 4/20/1815, she married George Christin Frederick Margretz while they still lived in Germany. George was born 12/30/1786 in Stuteen, Germany. The spelling of the last name changed to Margritz with George's son, John Margritz.

George Christin Frederick Margretz was listed on a passenger list in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, October 23, 1821. He had arrived on the ship Hibernia with the port of origin listed as Hamburg, Germany. He was listed as 35 years-old, and with him were his wife, Charlotte, 25; son, Charles, 7; son, Herman, 5; and daughter, Eilza, 2.

George died February 5, 1834 in Snyder County, Pennsylvania, at 47 years of
age. He is buried at St. John's Cemetery in West Beaver Township, Snyder Co, PA

Charlotte Margretz resided in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania in 1850. She was living with her daughter, Amelia, and her husband Charles P. Ramsey in Armagh Township.
Charlotte died after 1850 in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. As of 2009, the location of her grave is unknown.

George Christian Frederick Margretz and Charlotte Reichengroin had the
following family:
1. Albertina Margretz. Born
2. Charles Margretz was born in Prussia 1813. Metzger cites his name as
Carl. The passenger list gives his name as Charles.
3. Elizabeth Margretz was born in Prussia 1815.
4. Herman Henry Margretz was born March 7, 1816.
5. Edward A. Margretz was born 1822.
6. John Robert Margritz was born June 4, 1827. He died on 12/3/1901 (Age 74)
7. Amelia Margritz was born 1829.
8. Infant Margretz was born in Snyder County, Pennsylvania November
28, 1831. Infant died November 1831 in Snyder County,
Pennsylvania, at less than one year of age. She only lived a few days.
Her body was interred in West Beaver Township, Snyder County,
Pennsylvania, at St. John's Cemetery.


 
 
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 Children:
  John Robert Margritz (1827 - 1901)*
  Sarah Elisabeth Margritz Clingman (1849 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Black Oak Ridge Cemetery
McClure
Snyder County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Dave Margritz
Record added: Apr 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14114719
George Christian Frederick Margretz
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George Christian Frederick Margretz
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George Christian Frederick Margretz
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