Adam Bottenfield1

M, #1379, b. 1764, d. 11 May 1815
Last Edited=27 Nov 2009
     Adam Bottenfield, son of Hans Adam Battenfeld and Maria Elizabeth Pauster, was born in 1764 at York County, Pennsylvania.2 Adam Bottenfield was the son of Hans Adam Battenfeld and Maria Elizabeth Pauster.1

For further information about this Adam Bottenfield, see Tim Bottenfield database and the Richard Parks database. Adam and Eve Margreth (Schaka) Bottenfeld had 8 children.1,2 An alternate birth date is in 1770.1

Adam Battenfield (this time spelled Batterfield or Batterfelt) was a witness on the ill of Emmanuel Waltman. Other names listed on this will were in German.3

Adam Bottenfield married Eva Margreth Schaka, daughter of George Schaka, on 11 April 1789 at Loudoun County, Virginia, In Early Church Records of Loudoun County, Virginia by Marty Heatt: "Adam Battefeld, Adam Battefeld's legitimate single son married Eva Margareth Schada, Georg Schaka's legitimate single daughter, 11 Apr 1790.4,1,5

In 1810, Adam Bottenfield appeared on the United States Census, at Colerain, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.6

Adam Bottenfield died on 11 May 1815 at Providence Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.1,2 and was buried at Hershberger Cemetery, Pennsylvania.1


  1. [S72] Tim Bottenfield, online, Tim Bottenfield (Auburn, Alabama), downloaded 2000.
  2. [S106], online www//, Richard R. Parks (Ancestry World Tree), downloaded 2002 and 2003.
  3. [S396] J. Estelle Stewart King, compiler, Abstracts of Wills, Inventories, and Administration Accounts of Loudoun County, Virginia. 1757-1800 (Beverly Hills, California: Self Published, 1940), page 42.. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills and Inventories.
  4. [S350] Marty Hiatt, compiler, Early Church Records of Loudoun County, Virginia (Westminster, Maryland: Family Line Publications, 1995), New Jerusalem Lutheran Church, page 227. The parents were the sponsors.. Hereinafter cited as Early Church Records of Loudoun County, Virginia.
  5. [S421] Mary Alice Wertz, compiler, Marriages of Loudoun County, Virginia 1757 - 1853 (Bartimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1985), page 9. This source gives date as 11 April 1790.. Hereinafter cited as Marriages of Loudoun County, VA.
  6. [S88] 1810 United States Census, population schedule, Colerin, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, p. 399.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (; from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.