Ludwig Ulmer

6 March 1773–27 February 1850 (Age 77)
Neckarrems, Waiblingen, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Ludwig

When Ludwig Ulmer was born on 6 March 1773, in Neckarrems, Waiblingen, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Jacob Ludwig Ulmer, was 39 and his mother, Christiana Margaretha Zuegel, was 29. He married Magdelena Xander on 19 April 1796, in Beutelsbach, Schorndorf, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 February 1850, in his hometown, at the age of 76.

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Ludwig Ulmer
Magdelena Xander
Marriage: 19 April 1796
Johann Ludwig Ulmer
Christiana Ulmer
Maria Magdelena Ulmer
Maria Barbara Ulmer
Georg Gottlieb Ulmer
Ernst Freiderich Carl Ulmer
Maria Magdelena Ulmer

Spouse and Children

19 April 1796
Beutelsbach, Schorndorf, Württemberg, Germany


    Johann Ludwig Ulmer


    Christiana Ulmer


    Maria Magdelena Ulmer


    Maria Barbara Ulmer


    Georg Gottlieb Ulmer


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World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 40

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

Age 41

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

Name Meaning

German:1. habitational name for someone from the city of Ulm. The placename is from the root uel, an unattested word meaning ‘turn’, ‘wind’, ‘roll’ or from el- or ol- ‘flow’, a reference in either case to the influx of the Blan river into the Danube. 2. from the Germanic personal name Odolmar, composed of the elements odal ‘inherited property’ + mār ‘famous’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ludwig Ulmer, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Ludwig Ulmer in entry for Georg Gottlieb Ulmer, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ludwig Ulmer - birth: 6 March 1773; Neckarrems, Neckarkreis, Wuerttemberg, Germany

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