Johann Peter Koeppel

1768–30 June 1833 (Age 65)
Adamswiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Johann Peter

Johann Peter Koeppel was born in 1768, in Adamswiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France as the son of Johann Nicolas Koppel and Maria Eva Schaefer. He married Anna Elisabetha Ensminger about 1795, in Waldhambach, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. In 1817, at the age of 49, his occupation is listed as farmer. He died on 30 June 1833, in Waldhambach, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Johann Peter Koeppel
1768–1833
Anna Elisabetha Ensminger
1770–1849
Marriage: about 1795
Johann Peter Koeppel
1797–1873
Philipp Koppel Sr.
1800–
Johann Christian Koeppel
1808–1868

Spouse and Children

    Male1768–1833Male

    Anna Elisabetha Ensminger

    Female1770–1849Female

MARRIAGE
about 1795
Waldhambach, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France
children

(3)

    Johann Peter Koeppel

    Male1797–1873Male

    Philipp Koppel Sr.

    Male1800–Male

    Johann Christian Koeppel

    Male1808–1868Male

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Nicolas Koppel

    MaleMale

    Maria Eva Schaefer

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 10

After the battle of Saratoga France realized that America might be worth backing. They formed an alliance with the colonies and sent naval fleets to help with the war.
1783 · Treaty of Paris is Signed 

Age 15

While Benjamin Franklin was the ambassador to France he negotiated with the French during the war to keep them on the American side. At the same time the Treaty of Paris was established.
1789

Age 21

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen.

Name Meaning

1 German (Köppel) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Jakob ( see Jacob ).2 Silesian: nickname, probably for someone with a small head, from a diminutive of German Kopf (Low German Kopp) ‘head’.

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

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