Johan Conrad Kampf

20 July 1690–11 April 1754 (Age 63)
Kristianstad Trinity, Kristianstad, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life Summary of Johan Conrad

When Johan Conrad Kampf was born on 20 July 1690, in Kristianstad Trinity, Kristianstad, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Conrad Kamph, was 31 and his mother, Magdalena Hildebrandt, was 27. He died on 11 April 1754, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Conrad Kamph
1660–1743
Magdalena Hildebrandt
1664–1695
(Child) Kampf
1685–1689
Anna Lisabet Camph
1687–
Cathrina Sophia Kampf
1689–1690
Johan Conrad Kampf
1690–1754
Christian Kampf
1692–1693

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (4)

1698
Age 8
King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1700 · The Great Northern War
Age 10
By 1658, Sweden had become a great power in northern Europe. The Great Northern War from 1700 through 1721 resulted in the loss of land amassed by Sweden in areas such as Germany, Norway, and Denmark. Nearly 200,000 Swedes lost their lives due to the war while Sweden lost much of its dominance in the Baltic Region.
1720
Age 30
Northern War occurred.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (mainly Kämpf): from Middle High German kampf, German Kamf ‘fight, struggle’, hence an occupational name for a champion, a professional fighter (see Kemp ), or a nickname for someone with a pugnacious temperament. As a Jewish name it can be artificial. Compare Kaempf .German: extended form of Kamp 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Kaempf
Kampfer
Kempf
Kemp

Sources (2)

  • Johan Conrad, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Christening Record of Johan Conrad (Kamph) b.1690

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