F, b. 28 March 1781
|Father||Johan Jacob Eckert b. 1750, d. b 26 Oct 1821|
Margaretha was born on Wednesday, 28 March 1781 in York County, Pennsylvania. She was christened there on 29 April 1781 in First Reformed & Trinity Lutheran Church. Her sponsor was Margaretha Hengst.1 Margaretha married Frederick Sherbahn circa 1803 in York Township, York County, Pennsylvania. Frederick and Margaret had children: Nancy Ann [4/03/1804], Michael [10/30/1805][ m. Elizabeth], Frderick [7/29 1807-1875], Charles [2/23/1809][m. Sarah Catherine Kinzeg], Karl [2/23/1809], Leah [8/24/1811], Zacharias [1/30/1813-11/05/1853],Benjamin [2/09/1817-1/29/1871][m. Mary], Henry [1819-1856][m. Ann]. 6 September 1850, Margaretha and her husband, Frederick, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Maytown Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Enumerated in this household were Frederick Sherburne [71 Pennsylvania] & Margaret [69 Pennsylvania]. They have property valued at &2000. [There are 3 sons listed on the same page directly above and below them.]2 23 June 1860, Margaretha and her husband Frederick were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Mount Joy Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Enumerated in this household were.3
|Frederick Sherbahn b. 1779, d. 20 Apr 1868|
- [S2008] All York County, Pennsylvania, 1745-1800: First Reformed [Trinity] Church: 29 April 1781: Margaretha Eckert, daughter of Jacob Eckert; born 28 March 1781.
- [S674] 1850 United States Federal Census: Maytown Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvamia - page 60. - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
- [S675] 1860 United States Federal Census: Henry Sherbahn [41 Pensylvania], Ann [39 Pensylvania], Franklin [11 Pensylvania], Frances [9 Pensylvania], Henry [7 Pensylvania], Clayton [6 Pensylvania], Bayard L. [4 Pensylvania], William [1 Pensylvania], Frederick [80 Pensylvania], Margaret [77 Pensylvania], Margaret [19 Pensylvania] & several roomers. Henry is a landlord. They have real property valued at $6000 and personal property valued at $800. - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.