Christian Ulrich was born on 25 December 1821, in Beresina, Tarutyne, Odesa, Ukraine as the son of Eberhard Wilhelm Ulrich and Elisabeth Dorothea Dustal. He married Karolina Loeffelbein on 6 May 1840, in Bessarabia, Russian Empire. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1864, in Artsyz, Bessarabia, Russian Empire, at the age of 43.
Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Erwin, Hans, Gerhard, Klaus, Frieda, Fritz, Reinhard, Alfons, Alois, Bernd.
German: from the personal name Ulrich, Old High German Odalrīc, composed of the elements odal ‘inherited property, fortune’ + rīc ‘power’. The name was borne by a 10th-century Christian saint, bishop of Augsburg, whose fame contributed greatly to the popularity of the personal name in German- and Slavic-speaking areas in the Middle Ages.