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Louisa ("Lucy") Bruner

Louisa ("Lucy") Bruner

Female 1788 - 1825  (37 years)

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  • Name Louisa ("Lucy") Bruner  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Nickname Lucy 
    Born 20 Oct 1788  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Gender Female 
    AFN PIN 665274 
    Died 20 Nov 1825  Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Buried New Jerusalem Luth. Ch., Lovettsville, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I842  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2011 

    Father John Bruner,   b. 1755, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1834, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Susanna Delauder,   b. 10 Jan 1760, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1834, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Marriage License Date 9 Oct 1779  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married Aft 9 Oct 1779  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 7
    Notes 
    Marriage License Date:
    • License was issued 9 Oct 1779
    Family ID F361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacob Virts / Wirtz, Sr.,   b. 26 May 1768, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1829, Lovettsville, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Marriage License Date 12 Nov 1807  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Married 17 Nov 1807  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    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 Lucy "Brawner" and Jacob "Werts." Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1778-1810, pp. 16, 161 (2d ed 1994).

      In her document "Sweeds Folly," Jeanie Virts LaGrave wrote:
      " *** Louisa (Lucy) [Bruner], born October 20, 1788, married Jacob Wirtz on November 17, 1807 and had the following children: John, born 1808, never married and had no issue; Jacob, Jr., born 1810, married twice and had a total of 13 children. He became the owner of the Virts family portion of Sweeds Folly; Peter, born 1812, twice married, had a total of six children and lived in Loudoun County; Anna Maria, born 1815, married George Snouffer; Susannah, a twin of Anna Maria, married Samuel Elgin; Lucinda, born 1816, married John Carey; William, born 1819, married Catherine Boteler, had six children and lived in Middletown and Jefferson, Maryland area; Henry, born 1822, married Virginia Leslie, had nine children, lived in the Jefferson area at the time of his death." See: "Sweeds Folly" in The Descendants of Wilhelm Wurtz at http://www.virtsfamilies.info/FamStories/sweeds_follyi.htm (accessed Nov 2010).

  • 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. ), Sweeds Folly Story (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S131] BrunerWirtz|, Maurice Woehrle, "Bruner Wirtz Line.ged", (Maurice Woehrle, 2605 Khyber Pass, Plano, TX 75075; mawoehrle@verizon.net. See also: "The Brunners of Schifferstadt in the United States of America," database at www.geocities.com/~mwoehrle : 2008).

    3. [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).

    4. [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).

    5. [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. ).

    6. [S111] Myers Marriages 1 |, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1778-1810, (Family Line Publications, Westminster, MD : 2d ed 1994), pp. 17, 37 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S111] Myers Marriages 1 |, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1778-1810, (Family Line Publications, Westminster, MD : 2d ed 1994), pp. 17, 37 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [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.