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Christian Brimmer

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Birthplace: New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Leonard Brimmer and Mrs Anna Barbara Brimmer
Husband of Catharine Weiss
Father of Adam Z Brimmer; John Johannes Brimmer; Maria Magdalena Miller; Christian Brimmer, Jr and Elizabeth Brimmer

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About Christian Brimmer

Birth: June 14, 1745 in New Holland; Christened October 5, 1745 at Trinity [Trinity Lutheran Parish Records, New Holland]

Marriage: Christian Brimmer and Catharina Weis from Earl, married in the parsonage on April 21, 1765, William Kurtz, Pastor. [Trinity Lutheran Parish Records, New Holland]

Death, Trinity Parish Records, pg. 136: "Abraham Brimmer, Sen.; Birth: June 14, 1745; Parents: Leonard & Anna Barbara Brimmer; Death: May 17, 1829, 83y 11m 3d; Burial: May 19, 1829; Cause: Gravel; b., c., m., ch. 10 (5s – 5d)" [Birth & Death dates are same as those of Christian Brimmer, Sr., so either Abraham is a first or middle name for Christian, or an entry error when the records were typed from the original. Note: gravel - kidney stones]

Death Notice: "Died in the village of New Holland, on Sun. 17th inst, Christian Brimmer, one of the first settlers of that place, aged 84 yrs." [Lancaster Anti-Mason Herald, Friday, 22 May 1829]

Children of Christian and Catharina Brimmer, 5 sons & 5 daughters: Catharine,1766-1829, w/o Johannes Howard; Elizabeth, 1768-1832, w/o Henry Wickel; Barbara, 1770-1837, w/o Jacob Diffenderfer; Adam Zell Brimmer, 1772-1851, h/o Catharine Miller; Johannes (John), 1775-1826, h/o Elisabeth; Henrich (Henry), 1777-1809; Margaret 1779-1837, w/o John Neuman; Maria Magdalena, 1782-1820, w/o Jacob Mueller (Miller); Johan Georg, 1785-1823, h/o Elizabeth; Christian, 1787-1844, h/o Lydia Stauffer.

Christian was in the PA Militia during the time of the Revolutionary War. [DAR Ancestor # A134775]

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Christian Brimmer's Timeline

1745
June 14, 1745
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1768
April 15, 1768
Age 22
Pennsylvania
1772
December 12, 1772
Age 27
1775
April 25, 1775
Age 29
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1782
July 28, 1782
Age 37
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1787
August 10, 1787
Age 42
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1829
May 17, 1829
Age 83
New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1971
April 13, 1971
Age 83