Simon Christian Geigle

17 September 1839–about 1892 (Age 52)
Mötzingen, Herrenberg, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Simon Christian

When Simon Christian Geigle was born on 17 September 1839, in Mötzingen, Herrenberg, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Christian Gottlieb Geigle, was 30 and his mother, Marie Anna Nonnenmacher, was 26. He married Johanne Lutz on 12 November 1867. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died about 1892, in his hometown, at the age of 53, and was buried in Mötzingen, Böblingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Simon Christian Geigle
1839–1892
Johanne Lutz
1840–1918
Marriage: 12 November 1867
Johann Jacob Geigle
1868–1947
Gottlieb Christian Geigle
1869–1870
Maria Margaretha Geigle
1871–1939
Johanna Rebekka Geigle
1873–1874
Barbara Geigle
1875–1933
Johannes Geigle
1878–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 November 1867
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 13

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1864

Age 25

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1890

Age 51

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Name Meaning

South German (Swabian): metonymic occupational name for a violinist, from Middle High German gīge ‘violin’ + the South German diminutive suffix -ele.

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

Sources (3)

  • Simon Christian Gengler, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Simon Christian Geigler, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Simon Christian Geigle, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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