Arvest Matzen

2 July 1756–
Föhr, Südtondern, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany

The Life Summary of Arvest

When Arvest Matzen was born on 2 July 1756, in Föhr, Südtondern, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany, his father, Matz Matzen, was 36 and his mother, Marret Arfsten, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Matz Matzen
1720–1764
Marret Arfsten
1725–1787
Matz Matzen
1753–1820
Arvest Matzen
1756–
Jung Rörd Matzen
1758–1832
Antje Matzen
1760–1770
Sohn Matzen
1764–1764

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (4)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig
Age 57
On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814
Age 58
The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German
Age 96
On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 North German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Matthäus or Matthias ( see Matthew ).2 German and Dutch: habitational name from Matzen in the Eifel region.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Matthew
Matzner

Sources (2)

  • Arvest Matzen, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Geschlechterreihen St. Laurentii-Föhr

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