Margarethe Barbara Kurz

9 September 1877–2 August 1948 (Age 70)
Brettenfeld, Rot am See, Landkreis Schwäbisch Hall, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Margarethe Barbara

When Margarethe Barbara Kurz was born on 9 September 1877, in Brettenfeld, Rot am See, Landkreis Schwäbisch Hall, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, her father, Johann Georg Kurz, was 30 and her mother, Marie Magdalene Strauß, was 26. She married Georg Karl Weller on 6 May 1900, in Crailsheim, Crailsheim, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Brettheim, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany in 1877. She died on 2 August 1948, in Söflingen, Ulm, Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Georg Karl Weller
Margarethe Barbara Kurz
Marriage: 6 May 1900
Maria Irma Weller
Karl Friedrich Weller
Elsa Frieda Weller
Wilhelm Weller
Otto Alfred Weller
Alfred Fritz Weller

Spouse and Children

6 May 1900
Crailsheim, Crailsheim, Württemberg, Germany


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    Johann Georg Friederich Gackstatter


    Sabina Margareta Strauss




    Magdalena Barbara Kurz


+7 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 13

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Age 37

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 37

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kurtz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margareta Barbara Strauß, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Barbara Willa in entry for Rudolf Christian Hahn and Elsa Frida Weller, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Margarethe Barbara Kurz, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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