Maria Barbara Heim

F, b. 5 October 1770, d. 11 September 1857
FatherJohan Andreas Heim b. 14 Jun 1743, d. b 7 Jun 1819
MotherMaria Catharina Martzen d. b 1804
     Maria Barbara was born on Friday, 5 October 1770 in Frederick County, Maryland.1 She was confirmed on Good Friday, 25 March 1785 at the Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Frederick County, Maryland; She was confirming with her sister, Datherine.2 Maria Barbara married William Boswell circa 1789 in Frederick County, Maryland. William & Barbara had 10 children: Mary "Polly" [1790-1867], Maria Margreth [1792-1867], Elizabeth [1794-1867], Catherine [1796-1/01/1873], child [1798-1798], Thomas [1799-3/02/1875], Jacob S. [12/24/1801-4/29/1891][m. 11/07/1822 Anna Marie Combs], George [1803], Priscilla [5/10/1805-1/16//1878][m. 2/07/1832 Henry Kessler] & Sarah [1807]. Maria's husband, an unknown person , died on 10 February 1807 in Frederick County, Maryland, leaving her a widow; He died at 5:00 pm of consumption at age 39.10.13 years. At this time, nine of his 10 children were still living.2 Maria departed this life on Friday, 11 September 1857 in Washington, D.C. at age 86 years, 11 months and 6 days. She was buried in Frederick County, Maryland, in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The inscription on her stone reads: Barbara Boswell died September 11, 1857 District of Columbia [rest of stone missing].3

Family

William Boswell b. 29 Mar 1767, d. 10 Feb 1807

Citations

  1. [S506] Note: The date of Barbar's birth is courtesy of Karen Forgrave [1/11/2016].
  2. [S1781] The Frederick Lutheran Church Records - transcribed by LDS Church Microfils Number: 13933 & 13934.
  3. [S506] Note: Find A Grave - Barbara Boswell.