Maria Elisabeth Hemling

Femaleabout 1758–

Brief Life History of Maria Elisabeth

Maria Elisabeth Hemling was born about 1758, in Meiningen, Meiningen, Saxe-Meiningen, Germany. She married Johann Heinrich Kniessa on 10 February 1779.

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Johann Heinrich Kniessa
Maria Elisabeth Hemling
Marriage: 10 February 1779

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  • Marriage
    10 February 1779
  • World Events (3)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 55

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


    Age 56

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

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 94

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

    Name Meaning

    German: habitational name from any of the places called Herlingen (Saar) or Herrlingen (near Ulm).

    South German: from Old High German herling ‘left over, unripe grapes (after the harvest)’, a nickname for an immature person.

    Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Herling ‘unripe grapes’.

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

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