Maria Catharina

15 August 1721–
Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Maria Catharina

When Maria Catharina was born on 15 August 1721, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, her father, Johann Nickel Nickum Sr, was 38 and her mother, Anna Catharina Mumbauer, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Johann Nickel Nickum Sr
1683–1755
Anna Catharina Mumbauer
1682–1722
Johann Peter Nickum
1707–1712
Maria Catharina
Johann Nickel Nickom Jr
1710–1801
Johann Friedrich Nickom
1713–1778
Johann Peter Nickom
1715–1807
Frederich Nickom
1717–1760
Johann Abraham Nickom
1718–1725
Maria Catharina
1721–
Saara Elisabetha
1724–

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World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 92

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 93

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

Name Meaning

A name derived from Mapia, one of the Greek forms of Miriam. Maria is found as a male name as well as a female name. Viscount Montague, of Cowdray, Sussex, who succeeded to the title as second viscount, was christened Anthony Maria Browne. In Camden's Remains (p. 44), referred to in Delicie Literarise, occurs Thomas Maria Wingfield; and there was also a Sir Edward Maria Wingfield. The name appears to have been adopted in the latter family from Mary, daughter of Henry VIII. Compare Notes and Queries 5th S. ii. 73, 316, 478. Marie is frequently found as a male name in France and in other parts of the Continent.

Sources (3)

  • Maria Catharina Nickel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Maria Catharina Nickom, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Maria Catharina <Nickom>, "Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898"

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