Heinrich Weiss

about 1824–
Wittenberg, Bessarabia, Russian Empire

The Life of Heinrich

When Heinrich Weiss was born about 1824, in Wittenberg, Bessarabia, Russian Empire, his father, Johann Christian Weise, was 26 and his mother, Rosine Zerbst, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Weiss
1824–
Johanne Eleonore Weise
1834–

Spouse and Children

    Male1824–Male

    Johanne Eleonore Weise

    Female1834–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Christian Weise

    Male1798–Male

    Rosine Zerbst

    Female1802–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1824–Male

    Wilhelmine Weise

    Female1827–Female

    Johanne Eleonore Weise

    Female1834–Female

World Events (3)

1831

Age 7

Polish uprising crushed by forces of Nicholas I.
1837

Age 13

First Russian railroad, from St. Petersburg to Tsarskoye Selo, opens. Aleksandr Pushkin, foremost Russian writer, dies in duel.
1878

Age 54

Ottomans recognize independence of Romanian state including western Moldova.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with white hair or a remarkably pale complexion, from Middle High German wīz ‘white’, German weiss.2 German: variant of Weis .3 German: habitational name from any of various places named Weis(s) or Weissen.

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

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