Johannes Christian Samtmann

Brief Life History of Johannes Christian

When Johannes Christian Samtmann was born in 1773, in Wingen, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, his father, Joann Georgis Sambtmann, was 24 and his mother, Catherine Huettler, was 26. He married Katharina Helbling in 1808, in Speyer, Odessa, Kherson, Russian Empire. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He died on 15 June 1856, in Speyer, Odessa, Kherson, Russian Empire, at the age of 83.

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Johannes Christian Samtmann
Katharina Helbling
Marriage: 1808
Franzisca Samtmann
Christiana Samtmann
Elisabetha Samtmann
Marianna Samtmann

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Johannes Christian Samptmann - Published information: Baptism record or certificate: birth-name: Johannes Christian Samptmann

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1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

After the battle of Saratoga France realized that America might be worth backing. They formed an alliance with the colonies and sent naval fleets to help with the war.

1783 · Treaty of Paris is Signed 

While Benjamin Franklin was the ambassador to France he negotiated with the French during the war to keep them on the American side. At the same time the Treaty of Paris was established.


Paul crowned emperor of Russia. Establishes new law of succession.

Name Meaning

North German: shortened form of Sandmann .

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

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