Maria Barbara Ammann

21 August 1762–
Sundhouse, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Maria Barbara

When Maria Barbara Ammann was born on 21 August 1762, in Sundhouse, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, her father, Johan George Amann, was 31 and her mother, Maria Barbara Leonhard, was 25. She married George Spinner on 17 August 1790, in Sundhouse, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

George Spinner
1758–
Maria Barbara Ammann
1762–
Marriage: 17 August 1790
Ann Marie Amman
1786–
Jacques Spinner
1792–1810
Andre Spinner
1794–
Jean George Spinner
1802–1807
Jean Spinner
1806–1810

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 August 1790
Sundhouse, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 16

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 

Age 21

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.
1793 · Reign of Terror

Age 31

The reign of terror took place after the French Revolution. It claimed somewhere between 18,500 - 40,000 lives. The government at the time was exercising a more dictatorial form of government. The terror started with the execution of Marie Antoinette and ended with the fall of Robespierre.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: occupational or status name from Amtmann ‘official’, dialect Ammann (Middle High German ambet man, literally ‘retinue man’, ‘retainer’). This came to denote various kinds of administrator, including a tax farmer.

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

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  • Marie B. Amann on WikiTree

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