Johann Daniel Ringel

Brief Life History of Johann Daniel

When Johann Daniel Ringel was born on 17 February 1810, in Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, his father, Johann Daniel Ringel, was 35 and his mother, Johanna Hedwig Beck, was 35. He married Magdalena Raab on 21 November 1841, in Bavaria, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 13 June 1878, in Bavaria, Germany, at the age of 68, and was buried in Bavaria, Germany.

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Johann Daniel Ringel
Magdalena Raab
Marriage: 21 November 1841
Andreas Ringel
Friederike Ringel
Franz Ringel
Louise Christine Ringel
Margaretha Ringel
Johann Adam Ringel

Sources (35)

  • Johann Daniel Ringel, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Johann Daniel Riegel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Johann Adam Ringel in entry for Johann Adam Ringel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

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


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

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

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

Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German ringel, a diminutive of rinc, ring ‘ring’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of bone, horn, or ivory rings (see Ring ). Compare Ringle .

South German: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a circular plot or settlement, from the same word.

German: metonymic occupational name for a cooper, from Middle Low German ringel ‘tub’.

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

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