Elisabeth Kirsch

10 October 1791–
Marpingen, Sankt Wendel, Saarland, Germany

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Kirsch was born on 10 October 1791, in Marpingen, Sankt Wendel, Saarland, Germany, her father, Thielmann Kirsch, was 37 and her mother, Anna Recktenwald, was 36. She married Johann Mohr on 13 June 1816, in Illingen, Soest, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Johann Mohr
1793–1839
Elisabeth Kirsch
1791–
Marriage: 13 June 1816
Johann Mohr
1818–
Barbara Mohr
1820–1888
Katharina Mohr
1822–1899
Franz Mohr
1823–
Matthias Mohr
1826–
Magdalena (Helene) Mohr
1829–1829
Nikolaus Mohr
1830–
Katharina Mohr
1835–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 June 1816
Illingen, Soest, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
children

(8)

    Johann Mohr

    Male1818–Male

    Female1820–1888Female

    Katharina Mohr

    Female1822–1899Female

    Franz Mohr

    Male1823–Male

    Matthias Mohr

    Male1826–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thielmann Kirsch

    Male1754–1817Male

    Anna Recktenwald

    Female1754–1836Female

siblings

(8)

    Jakob Kirsch

    Male1780–1840Male

    Magdalena Kirsch

    Female1783–1783Female

    Katharina Kirsch

    Female1784–1819Female

    Michael Kirsch

    Male1787–1842Male

    Matthias Kirsch

    Male1789–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 22

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

Age 23

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 61

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name from Middle High German kirse ‘cherry (tree)’. It may also have been a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of cherries or a nickname for a man with a ruddy complexion.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Kirsche ‘cherry’, one of the many names taken from words for trees and other features of the natural world. The surname is from either the German or the northeastern or western Yiddish form of the word. Compare Karsh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Record of Birth/Marriage/Children Johann Mohr - Elisabeth Kirsch

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