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Anna Catharine Hummel Garnhart
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1773
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1860

Born to John Hummel, whose mother brought him to America in 1749 from Wurttemberg, and Christiana Catharine Grundler Hummel Feaga, who emigrated in 1754, Catharine, a life-long resident of Frederick MD, married David Johann Markey (1771 - 1820) in 1796. Their children were Frederick Markey, 1796 - 1827, buried here, David John Philip Markey, 1809 - 1885, also buried here, and Christina Catharine Markey, 1812 - ?, about whom nothing is known who likely died in infancy. During her lifetime Catharine had eleven grandchildren. In 1820, she married widower Henry Garnhart, 1754 - 1828, of Frederick MD and Charles Town WV.

She made some of the finest applique quilts of the early 19th century; many are now in private and museum collections, including the DAR Museum, Washington, DC. As a quiltmaker she is known today as Anna Catharine Hummel Markey Garnhart. Many of her quilts can be seen online at QuiltIndex and other websites. 
Family links: 
  Johann Hummel (1743 - 1781)
  Christianna Grundler Feaga (1747 - 1849)
  David Johann Markey (1771 - 1820)
  Frederick Markey (1796 - 1827)*
  David John Markey (1809 - 1885)*
  George Feaga (____ - 1865)**
  Anna Catharine Hummel Garnhart (1773 - 1860)
  Johann Fridrich Hummel (1775 - 1779)*
  John Hummel (1777 - 1826)*
  Christianna Feaga Scholl (1784 - 1862)**
*Calculated relationship
Daughter of
and mother of
Died Feb. 3, 1860
in the 87th year of
her age.
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Plot: area F, lot 86
Created by: Suzanne A
Record added: Jul 30, 2013
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Anna Catharine <i>Hummel</i> Garnhart
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- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Feb. 23, 2015
Rest in peace.
- rw2009
 Added: Feb. 22, 2015

- Christina
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
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