Emilie Bender

3 February 1867–6 September 1938 (Age 71)
Eschelbach, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany

The Life of Emilie

When Emilie Bender was born on 3 February 1867, in Eschelbach, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany, her father, Johann Christoph Friedrich Bender, was 47 and her mother, Susanna Katharina Mueller, was 30. She married Friedrich Bender on 11 October 1888, in Eschelbach, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 6 September 1938, in her hometown, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Friedrich Bender
1850–
Emilie Bender
1867–1938
Marriage: 11 October 1888
Georg Friedrich Bender
1889–1861
Emma Bender
1891–
Karl Friedrich Bender
1892–
Gustav Bender
1894–1895
Lina Luise Bender
1895–1895
Martin Bender
1897–
Wilhelm Friedrich Bender
1899–1899
Emilie Bender
1903–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1888
Eschelbach, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Johann Christoph Friedrich Bender

    Male1819–1892Male

    Susanna Katharina Mueller

    Female1836–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (5)

1890

Age 23

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 47

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 47

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

1 German: occupational name for a cooper, a short form of Fassbender .2 English: from an agent derivative of Old English bendan ‘to bend (the bow)’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for an archer. Compare Benbow .3 Hungarian: from bender ‘curl’, hence a nickname for someone with curly hair.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emilie Bender, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Emilie Bender in entry for Friedrich Bender, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Emilie Bender in entry for Martin Bender and Marie Kratt, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"

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