Object Details

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Elizabeth Anna Gertrude Tiemann, 1819

Sampler Archive ID: SA000177
Maker: Elizabeth Anna Gertrude Tiemann
Maker Birthplace: New York City, New York
Maker Age: 10-12 years
Place Made: New York City, New York
School/Teacher:Miss Pell's Seminary
Year Made: 1819
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: DAR Museum
Accession Number: 82.146
Object Credit: Gift of Agnes McClellan Grousett
Contributor: DAR Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler, Family Record or Register
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 20.20 H x 19.50 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: 23.00 H x 22.00 W (inches)
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 2
Enclosures: None
Text types: Personal name, Place name, Date, Maker signature, Family genealogy
Text medium: Stitched
      FAMILY RECORD
births              births
Anthony Tiemann was Born in Germany
in th year 1779
Mary Newell his Wife was Born in Charlestown
Massachusetts August th 22 1787
New York
Daniel Fawsitt Tiemann was Born January
th 9 . 1805
Catharine Lanah Tiemann was Born
September th 6 . 1806
Elizabeth Anna Gertrude Tiemann was Born
September th 14 . 1808
Julia Ann Tiemann was Born March 
th 3 . 1811
Nicholas Strippell Tiemann was Born
July th 21 . 1813
Mary Ann Tiemann was Born September
th 1 . 1816
Julius William Tiemann was Born August
th 15 . 1817
Andrew Newell Tiemann was Born July 
th 3. 1819     
Andrew Newell Tiemann departed This
Life September 15th. [1819]                 
Elizabeth Ann Gertrude Tiemann Work'd this Regr. at Miss Pell's Siminary in th year 1819 
Motifs/Symbols: Floral and plant
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black, Blue, Green, Tan, White
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 24
Horizontal: 24

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object
Birthdate:
object
Birth Location:
family history
County: unknown
State family history
Death Date:
Brooklyn, New York, Green-Wood Cemetery Burial Index
Death Location:
Brooklyn, New York, Green-Wood Cemetery Burial Index
Religion:
unknown
Parents:
object,"D.F. Tiemann & Co. Color Works, Manhattanville, New York City" by Robert J. Baptista, July 7, 2009
object
New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999; U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
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object,"D.F. Tiemann & Co. Color Works, Manhattanville, New York City" by Robert J. Baptista, July 7, 2009
New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999
Marriages:
Spouse: Albert HornBirth:
cemetery records Greenwood Cemetery Brooklyn, NY
Death:
cemetery records Greenwood Cemetery Brooklyn, NY
Date:
family history
Place:
Children:
Albert Horn JrBirth: 1834Death:
Josephine HornBirth: Mar. 18, 1841Death: Jun. 28, 1892
Daniel HornBirth: 1840Death:
Cornelia HornBirth: 1843Death:

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Edwin Albert Horn
Relation to maker: son

Name: Josephine Horn Shackleton
Relation to maker: grandaughter

Name: Agnes McClellan Grousett [Mrs. Richard J. Groussett]
Relation to maker: Great, great grandaughter
Source: DAR files

Conservation:

Conservator: Cynthia Gompert
Date: 1989
Actions: removed from frame, mounted on acid-free board, reframed

Exhibitions: Title: Telling Their Stories: 19th Century Samplers and Silk Needlework
Host: DAR Museum
Location: Washington, D.C.
Date: Apr. 11, 2008 – Aug. 30, 2008

Title: Family Record: Genealogical Watercolors and Needlework
Host: DAR Museum
Location: Washington, D.C.
Date: 1989

Literature:

Author(s): Gloria Seaman Allen
Title: Family Record: Genealogical Watercolors and Needlework
Publication/Publisher: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Date: 1989

Author(s): Glee Krueger
Title: New England Samplers to 1840
Publication/Publisher: Old Sturbridge Villlage
Date: 1978

Author(s): Elizabeth Donaghy Garrett
Title: American Samplers and Needlework Pictures in the DAR Museum Part I: 1739-1806
Publication/Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston
Date: 1977

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