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Jacob Virts / Wirtz, Sr.

Jacob Virts / Wirtz, Sr.

Male 1768 - 1829  (60 years)

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  • Name Jacob Virts / Wirtz  [1, 2, 3
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 26 May 1768  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    AFN PIN 664828 
    Died 7 Apr 1829  Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I841  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2011 

    Father Peter Phillip Virts / Wirtz,   b. 14 Apr 1737, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1798, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Christina Unknown,   b. 28 Dec 1736, Frederick, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1813, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1758  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F362  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa ("Lucy") Bruner,   b. 20 Oct 1788, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1825, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Marriage License Date 12 Nov 1807  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married 17 Nov 1807  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Johannes Virts / Wirtz,   b. 10 Dec 1808, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1841, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     2. Jacob Joseph Virts / Wirtz, Jr,   b. 1 Jan 1810, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1882, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Peter Virts / Wirtz,   b. 9 Dec 1812, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1868, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     4. Susannah Virts / Wirtz,   b. 30 Mar 1815, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1900, Astoria, Fulton Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. Anna Maria (Mary Ann) Virts / Wirtz,   b. 30 Mar 1815, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1887, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Lucinda Virts / Wirtz,   b. 17 May 1816, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Benjamin William Virts / Wirtz,   b. 19 Feb 1819, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1882, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Henrich Virts / Wirtz,   b. 25 Aug 1822, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1861, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • On 12 Nov 1807 a wedding license was issued to Jacob "Werts" and Lucy "Brawner." Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY, 1778-1810, pp. 16, 161 (2d ed 1994).

  • Sources 
    1. [S64] Virts|, Gary Virts, "Virts Family Genealogy", (Gary Virts, http://web.archive.org/web/20080629211452rn_1/www.geocities.com/virts1 [website no longer viable]. Email: loudounva@msn.com for searchable database, available on CD only. ).

    2. [S194] RootsWeb WC - McDonald Landaker|, Chester Landaker, "McDonald Landaker Families", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=:1228152&recno=0 ; Email: cll2jr@aol.com : Jan 2008).

    3. [S709] Shenton-DeLauder|, Kelly J. Shenton, "DeLauder, DeLaughter, DeLawder of Md, WV, 1651-1998" (Oct 1999), (Family Tree Maker, World Family Tree; CD-ROM Database, Vol. 53, Tree 0721; Cambridge, MA; The Learning Company, Inc.: 2000).

    4. [S111] Myers Marriages 1 |, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1778-1810, (Family Line Publications, Westminster, MD : 2d ed 1994), pp.16, 161.