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Zacharias Reuz

Elizabeth (Hege) Reuz and
Zacharias Reuz

Artist/Maker:
Welfare, Christian Daniel
Place Made:
Salem North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1825
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
HOA 22 1/8; WOA 17 7/8
Accession Number:
P-648
Description:
DESCRIPTION: A painting of Elizabeth Hege Reuz (may also be spelled Rights) and son Zach. In gold ornamented frame.

Elizabeth Hege Reuz (pronounced Rights) was born 23 August 1794 and died 25 August 1864. She married Matthew Reuz (subject of Painting P-649) in 1819, he was the inn keeper, a glove maker and dyer. Their son, Zacharius (?) was born 23 October 1822 and died 8 February 1867.

History:
LABEL NOTES: Elizabeth Hege Reuz (pronounced Rights) was born 23 August 1794 and died 25 August 1864. She married Matthew Reuz (subject of Painting P-649) in 1819, he was the inn keeper, a glove maker and dyer. Their son, Zacharius (?) was born 23 October 1822 and died 8 February 1867.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society