Johann Peter Krauss

Male1 February 1757–

Brief Life History of Johann Peter

When Johann Peter Krauss was born on 1 February 1757, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, his father, Johann Christoph Krauss, was 34 and his mother, Anna Maria Fisher, was 28. He married Maria Christina Weygand on 22 January 1788.

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Johann Peter Krauss
Maria Christina Weygand
Marriage: 22 January 1788

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  • Johann Peter Krauss, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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  • Marriage
    22 January 1788
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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (4)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 56

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


    Age 57

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

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 95

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Kurt, Siegfried, Heinz, Hans, Helmut, Ernst, Erwin, Gerhard, Inge, Karl-Heinz, Theodor.

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kraus .

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

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