Dorothea B. Zelsacher

1698–1774 (Age 76)
Oberamlach, Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria

The Life Summary of Dorothea B.

When Dorothea B. Zelsacher was born in 1698, in Oberamlach, Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria, her father, Benedikt Zelsacher, was 28 and her mother, Dorothea, was 23. She married Johann Kleinsasser on 30 October 1719, in Spittal an der Drau, Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1774, at the age of 76.

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Johann Kleinsasser
Dorothea B. Zelsacher
Marriage: 30 October 1719
Ursula Kleinsasser
Christina Kleinsasser
Anna Kleinsasser
Maria Kleinsasser
Johann Kleinsasser
Christopher Stephanus Kleinsasser
Dorothea Kleinsasser
Katharina Kleinsasser
Matthäus Kleinsasser
Joseph Kleinsasser

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 October 1719Spittal an der Drau, Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 3
    The War of Spanish Succession begins between Austria and France. Austria wins Belgium and Spain's Italian lands.
    Age 6
    The Battle of Blenheim fought during the War of the Spanish Succession. It results in a victory for English and Austrian forces over the French Army.
    Age 35
    France declares war on Austria over the question of Polish succession.

    Name Meaning

    form of a post-classical Greek name, from dōron ‘gift’ + theos ‘god’ (the same elements as in Theodora , but in reverse order). The masculine form Dorotheus was borne by several early Christian saints, the feminine by only two minor ones, but only the girl's name has survived. In modern use in the English-speaking world it represents either a 19th-century Latinization of Dorothy or a learned reborrowing.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (3)

    • Kleinsasser, Johannes and Dorothea family group sheet pg 2
    • Kleinsasser, Johannes and Dorothea family group sheet pg1
    • Ancestry Family Trees

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