John Maugans (1776-1862)

John Maugans [1]

B: 16 July 1776, Wolfsville, Frederick County, Maryland

D: 16 August 1862, Wolfsville, Frederick County, Maryland, USA

Son of Conrad Maugans (1735-1822) and Anna Rebecca Hoffman (1739-1810).

Sibling of Peter (1761-1813), Gabriel (1763 or 1765-1815), Magdalena Abigail (1767-1833), Mathias (1769-1800), Abraham (1774-1833), Mary (1775-1858), Elizabeth (1777-1862), Daniel (1781-1858), Barbara (1782-1835), David (1783-1850), and Catherine.

Married 1797, Frederick County, Maryland, to Magdelannah Klein (1776-1863) [2], daughter of George Adam Klein (1746-1828) and Katharina Elizabeth Weaver (1748-1829).

Children: Martin (1798- ), Elizabeth (1801-1876), Nancy (1806-1868), Rebecca (1808-1890), John (1810-1848), Marie (1812-  ), Daniel (1812-1879), Katherine (1814), Samuel (1815-1896), Jacob F. (1817-1898)

1850: Lived in Catoctin, Frederick County, Maryland, USA. [3]

1860: Lived in Catoctin, Frederick County, Maryland, USA. [4]

Burial: Maugans family farm off Harp Hill Road, Wolfsville, Maryland. His tombstone now rests in Salem United Methodist Cemetery, Wolfsville, Frederick County, Maryland, USA. [5]

John Maugans 1776-1862

Image: Find A Grave

Notes: 

1.Also spelled Mawgins, Morgan, Morgans. First name possibly Johnathon (1 source). Middle initial possibly M (1 source).

2.First name also “Magdalena”; Last name sometimes spelled “Klien” or “Kline.” Called “Maggie” and “Mary”.

3.United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Catoctin, Frederick, Maryland; Roll: M432_293; Page 360B; Image 320.

4.United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Catoctin, Frederick, Maryland; Roll: M653_474; Page 342; Family History Library Film 803474.

5. Find A Grave  

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