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Eva Catherine Baumgardner

Eva Catherine Baumgardner

Female 1766 - 1842  (75 years)

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  • Name Eva Catherine Baumgardner  [1
    Born 22 Sep 1766  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Apr 1842  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Krider's (St.Benjamin's) Luth. Ch. Cem, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Person ID I791  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2011 

    Father Michael Baumgardner,   d. Abt Nov 1830, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Anna Eva Unknown,   d. Abt 1823 
    Married Y  [5
    Family ID F116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. 24 Nov 1766,   d. 16 Apr 1814  (Age 47 years) 
    Married Y  [2
    Children 
     1. Maria Magdalena Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. 7 Jul 1797,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Elizabeth Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. 27 Jan 1800,   d. 1897  (Age 96 years)
     3. Eva Catherine Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. Abt 1803,   d. 1890  (Age ~ 87 years)
     4. John Henry Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. 16 Sep 1806,   d. 1893  (Age 86 years)
     5. Susanna Diffenbach / Diffenbaugh,   b. 27 Sep 1810,   d. 1890  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F266  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Vol. 9, MARYLAND GERMAN CHURCH RECORDS, pp. 19, 20 (C.T. Zahn & F.S. Weiser, eds: 1993), restating records from Krider's or St. Benjamin's Lutheran Church, show that "Johannes and Catharina Diefenbach" (referring to John & Catherine Diffenbach) were sponsors for Salome Artur at her baptism on 25 Jun 1809, and for her brother Ephriam on 11 Sep 1813.

      Michael Baumgardner signed his will 10 July 1823 and it was filed with Frederick County 22 Nov 1830. It "names dau. Catherine Diffenbach, widow of John; dau. Elizabeth, wife of Michael Myerly; and dau. Magdalena, wife of John Schnauffer. Friend Jacob Matthias executor." Patricia Anderson, "Frederick County Unprobated Wills," vol. 1, Western Maryland Genealogy, p. 175 (1985).

      "Eve Catharin Diffenbough" is buried in Krider's (St. Benjamin's) Lutheran Church Cemetery, Westminster, MD, in sec. B, row 20, lot 37, next to her husband. Vol. 5, part 1, CARROLL COUNTY CEMETERIES, p. 107 (Carroll County Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD: 1999).

      According to "Old Krider's Cemetery Inscriptions," vol. 16, Carrolltonian, p. 21 (1996), the tombstone states:
      "In memory of | Eve Catharine | Diffenbough | who was born Sept. | 22nd 1766 and | departed this life | April 26th 1842 | Aged 75 years 7 | months & 4 days."

  • Sources 
    1. [S115] Frederick Cnty MD Unprobated Wills|, Patricia Anderson, "Frederick County Unprobated Wills" , (Western Maryland Genealogy (1985)), v.1,p.175 ('85).

    2. [S27] Pheneger, Diane|, Diane & Don Pheneger, "John Snouffer [1779-1823] Family Group" (5 Mar 1979) & Family group and lineage charts : 1979 - 2004 , (431 W. College, Granville, OH 43023; Email: dondi@windstream.net).

    3. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 107.

    4. [S13] Carrolltonian - Krider's|, Anonymous, "Old Krider's Cemetery Inscriptions"; vol. 16, Carrolltonian (1996), (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Society, PO Box 1752, Westminster, MD 21158), p. 21.

    5. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p. 80 (Reliability: 3).