Lorenz Haffner1,2

#3827, (before 1739 - circa 1779)
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Michael Haefner3
Mother*Maria Margareth Margareth


Catharina Margretha _____ b. c 1732
Children 1.Elisabetha Margaretha Haffner+5 (1754 - )
 2.Juliana Haffner6 (1755 - )
 3.Catherina Haffner6 (1756 - )
 4.Joh. Michael Haffner6 (1757 - )
 5.Anna Maria Haffner6 (1759 - )
 6.Friederich Haffner+6 (1760 - )
 7.Maria Catharina Haffner6 (1763 - )
Lorenz Haffner was also known as Heffner. 
Birth*before 1739He was born before 1739 at GermanyG.2 
Marriage*circa 1753He married Catharina Margretha _____ circa 1753.4 
27 November 1767In John Michael Haefner's will dated 27 November 1767, Lorenz Haffner was named as an heir.3 
Death*circa 1779He died circa 1779 at MarylandG.1 


  1. [S1735] Frederick County Maryland Equity Court, Liber HS-1: 325-362, Estate of Frederick Heffner, Sale of Real Estate (March 1834), online msa.maryland.gov,
    Frederick Heffner, son of Lawrence, died intestate. Administrator was Michael Heffner. Testimony heard from Joseph Hildebrand, age 68; said he has lived near Frederick Heffner for the past 50 years or more and Lawrence Heffner has been dead about 55 years or more and Frederick was his only son who has had the land ever since his father died.
    Credit: Dorinda Davis Shepley
    http://msa.maryland.gov/msa/speccol/sc6000/sc6016/county/… . Hereinafter cited as Estate of Frederick Heffner (Real Estate).
  2. [S438] Frederick S. Weiser, compiler, Maryland German Church Records, Vol. 4: Evangelical Lutheran Church (Frederick) Baptisms 1780-1811 (Manchester, Maryland: Noodle-Doosey Press, 1989), multiple baptisms as father.
  3. [S437] Frederick County Maryland Probate Administration Records (copies), Historical Society of Frederick County.
  4. [S438] Frederick S. Weiser, Maryland German Church Records, Vol. 4, multiple baptisms as mother.
  5. [S443] Frederick S. Weiser, compiler, Maryland German Church Records: Monocacy Church Lutheran Baptisms (before records at Fredericktown) Until 1768 (Manchester, Maryland: Noodle Doosey Press, 1989), p. 19; father as Joh. Lorenz Haffner.
  6. [S438] Frederick S. Weiser, Maryland German Church Records, Vol. 4, pp 86-91.