Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel

1816–
Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany

The Life of Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian

Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel was born in 1816, in Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany. He married Johanna Sophia Elisebeth Rachow on 19 October 1877, in Belitz, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel
1816–
Johanna Sophia Elisebeth Rachow
1819–1900
Marriage: 19 October 1877
Bertha Frieda Sofie twin Menzel
1878–1878
Louise Maria Friedrike Menzel
1878–1951
Hermann Heinrich Christoph Fritz Menzel
1880–1885
Paul Otto Friedrich Johann Menzel
1883–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1877
Belitz, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany
children

(4)

    Bertha Frieda Sofie twin Menzel

    Female1878–1878Female

    Female1878–1951Female

    Hermann Heinrich Christoph Fritz Menzel

    Male1880–1885Male

    Paul Otto Friedrich Johann Menzel

    Male1883–Male

World Events (5)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 36

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

Age 48

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1890

Age 74

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a pet form of Menz .2 German (Silesia, Saxony, Bohemia): from a pet form of the personal name Hermann or Clemens , under the influence of Czech pet forms such as Hermannec, leading to medieval name forms recorded as, for example, Hermenczel, and later Menczel.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel in entry for Bertha Frieda Sophie Menzel, "Germany Deaths and Burials, 1582-1958"
  • Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel im Eintrag für Louise Maria Friedrike Twin Menzel, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"
  • Johann Theodor Wilhelm Christian Menzel im Eintrag für Bertha Frieda Sofie Twin Menzel, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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