Henry Virts

Male 1822 - 1861


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  • Born  25 Aug 1822  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  29 Sep 1861  Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  New Jerusalem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I537  Virts
    Last Modified  4 May 2017 

    Father  Jacob Joseph Wirtz, Sr.,   b. 26 May 1768, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1829, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Louisa Brunner,   b. 20 Oct 1788, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1825, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Nov 1807  German Reformed Church, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F94  Group Sheet

    Family  Virginia Leslie,   b. 1829, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  11 Aug 1845  Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Rachel Annie Virts,   b. 10 Jan 1847, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1902, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Anna Virts,   b. Nov 1848, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, Franklin County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Orra Isabelle Virts,   b. 1851, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1927, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Leslie Virts,   b. 26 May 1853, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1899, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Rosella V. Virts,   b. 10 Sep 1855, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1887
     6. Hannah Clara Virts,   b. 25 Feb 1858, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1926, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Henry Jay Jacob Virts,   b. 24 Jan 1861, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1933, Triplett, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  11 Jan 2015 
    Family ID  F322  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Henry Virts (1822-1861) and Virginia Leslie (1829-1902) Headstone
    Henry Virts (1822-1861) and Virginia Leslie (1829-1902) Headstone

  • Notes 
    • Democratic Mirror, October 16, 1861

      Mr. Henry Virts, son, of Joseph Virts, deceased, died September the 29th, 1861 aged 39 years one month and three days. He left a wife and seven children. The writer of this knew him well and witnessed his dying moments, and though his pains were excruciating during his illness he was never heard murmur, but was always cheerful, and finally passed away without a struggle.

  • Sources 
    1. [S893] New Jerusalem Lutheran Church Register, 1784-1836.

    2. [S887] New Jerusalem Lutheran Church Cemetery Records 1770-1943 compiled by Marty Hiatt and Craig Roberts Scott.

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    4. [S759] Loudoun County Virginia Marriages 1760-1850 by John Vogt & T. Wm. Kethley, Jr.