Johann Christoph Bek

Male16 March 1802–29 December 1879

Brief Life History of Johann Christoph

When Johann Christoph Bek was born on 16 March 1802, in Aichelberg, Kirchheim, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Matthias Beck, was 32 and his mother, Maria Barbara Reuter, was 27. He married Heinerica Stumpp on 19 November 1833, in Aichelberg, Kirchheim, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 December 1879, in Aichelberg, Schorndorf, Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 77.

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Johann Christoph Bek
Catharina Bek
Marriage: 23 January 1835
Christiana Beck
Christian Bek
Johannes Beck
Catharina Sara Beck
Georg Friedrich Beck
Johann Adam Beck
Jacob Beck
Friderika Beck

Sources (53)

  • Johann Christoph Beck, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Johann Christoph Bek, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Johann Christoph Bess in entry for Christian Bess, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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  • Marriage
    23 January 1835Aichelberg, Kirchheim, Württemberg, Germany
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (4)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 11

    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


    Age 12

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 50

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Izrail.

    Jewish (Ashkenazic) and South German: variant of Beck ‘baker’.

    Croatian and Slovenian: occupational name for a baker, from old South German beck ‘baker’ (see Beck , compare Pek 1).

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

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