Gerlach Achenbach

1576–17 October 1636 (Age 60)
Laasphe, Kreis Wittgenstein, Westphalia, Prussia, Germany

The Life Summary of Gerlach

When Gerlach Achenbach was born in 1576, in Laasphe, Kreis Wittgenstein, Westphalia, Prussia, Germany, his father, Gerlach Achenbach, was 36 and his mother, Katharine Trine, was 46. He had at least 4 sons with Mrs Achenbach. He died on 17 October 1636, in Kreis Friedberg, Hesse, Germany, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Gerlach Achenbach
Mrs Achenbach
1568–after 1600
Roland Achenbach
about 1593–1736
Georg Achenbach
about 1595–1659
Henrich Valentin Achenbach
about 1597–1657
Johann Burkhard Achenbach
after 1600–1653

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Hartmut, Horst, Orlo, Wolfgang.German: habitational name from any of the places in Hesse and Westphalia named Achenbach, from the obsolete word Ach or Ache (from Middle High German ahe ‘water, stream’) + Bach ‘brook’. Compare Aughenbaugh and Aughinbaugh .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Gerlach Achenbach - Published information: birth: about 1576; Laasphe, Wittgenstein, Westfalen, Preußen, Germany

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