Nicolas Wentler

Maleabout 2 May 1723–21 July 1768

Brief Life History of Nicolas

When Nicolas Wentler was born about 2 May 1723, in Håslöv, Skåne, Sweden, his father, Nicolai Wencktler, was 24 and his mother, Sisela Wencktler, was 24. He married Kirstina Martensdotter on 15 September 1745, in Håslöv, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 21 July 1768, in Håslöv, Räng, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 45.

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Nicolas Wentler
Kirstina Martensdotter
Marriage: 15 September 1745
Johan Abertho Nicolauson
Sissela Niklasdotter Wentler

Sources (10)

  • Nicolaus Wentler, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Nicolai Wentler in entry for Johan Albertho, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Nicolaus Wentler, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"

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  • Marriage
    15 September 1745Håslöv, Malmöhus, Sweden
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (1)


    Age 20

    In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Arno, Kurt, Siegbert, Claus, Erwin, Ewald, Gerd, Hans, Helmut, Helmuth, Otto.


    from Middle High German wandeler ‘traveler on foot’ (Middle Low German wendeler), hence a nickname for a pilgrim or an occupational name for a peddler.

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

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