Euphrosine Franz

20 May 1846–24 December 1922 (Age 76)
Bessarabia, Russian Empire

The Life of Euphrosine

When Euphrosine Franz was born on 20 May 1846, in Bessarabia, Russian Empire, her father, David Heinrich Franz, was 34 and her mother, Elisabetha Salzsiedler, was 30. She married Ludwig WEIß on 4 January 1868, in Artsyz, Bessarabia, Russian Empire. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. She died on 24 December 1922, in her hometown, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Ludwig WEIß
1845–1907
Euphrosine Franz
1846–1922
Marriage: 4 January 1868
Carolina Weiss
1869–1872
Johann Weiss
1870–
Paulina Weiss
1872–1918
Karoline Weiss
1873–
Johanna Weiss
1874–
Susanna Weiss
1874–
Elisabetha Weiss
1876–1926
Maria Weiss
1879–
Salomon Weiss
1880–1914
Katharina Weiss
1883–1918
Lydia Weis
1885–1901
Christine Weiss
1891–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 January 1868
Artsyz, Bessarabia, Russian Empire
children

(12)

    Carolina Weiss

    Female1869–1872Female

    Johann Weiss

    Male1870–Male

    Paulina Weiss

    Female1872–1918Female

    Karoline Weiss

    Female1873–Female

    Johanna Weiss

    Female1874–Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1853

Age 7

Russia fights Britain, France, Sardinia, and Ottoman Empire in Crimean War. Russia forced to accept peace settlement dictated by its opponents.
1853 · The Crimean War

Age 7

Starting on October 5, 1853, Britain, France, Turkey, and Sardinia challenged Russia as the country was expanding. The troops fighting against Russia were finally defeated by the harsh winter. Altogether, around 500,000 Russian troops were lost.
1866

Age 20

Crime and Punishment by Fedor Dostoyevskiy (1821-81) published.

Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Franz, a vernacular form of Latin Franciscus ( see Francis ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Euphrosÿne Franz in entry for Susanna Weiß, "Russia, Lutheran Church Book Duplicates, 1833-1885"
  • Euphrosine Franz in entry for Lydia Weis, "Russia Births and Baptisms, 1755-1917"
  • Bessarabia, Popasdru, Koblenz Extraction Questionaire (Odessa Digital Library)

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