Johann Carl Zinn

Wismar, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany

The Life Summary of Johann Carl

When Johann Carl Zinn was born in 1780, in Wismar, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, his father, Heinrich Philipp Zinn, was 17 and his mother, Sophien Friedericken Mauch, was 17. He married Anna Sophia Christina Dorothea Warnke Zinn on 31 May 1801, in Wismar, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters.

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Johann Carl Zinn
Anna Sophia Christina Dorothea Warnke Zinn
Marriage: 31 May 1801
Johann Jonas Zinn
Anna Maria Zinn
Sophia Dorothea Maria Zinn
Joachim Carl Zinn
Andreas Heinrich Burghard Zinn
Anna Dorothea Zinn Or Zenn
Adolph Friedrich Heinrich Zinn

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 May 1801Wismar, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany
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    World Events (5)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig
    Age 33
    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
    Age 34
    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German
    Age 72
    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

    Name Meaning

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a worker in pewter, Middle High German zin; German Zinn, Yiddish tsin.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Johann Carl Zinn, "Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
    • Johann Carl Zinn in entry for Johann Friedrich Christoph Wulff, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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