Ana Margaretha Wild

16 March 1817–10 October 1899 (Age 82)
Garnich, Capellen, Luxembourg

The Life of Ana Margaretha

When Ana Margaretha Wild was born on 16 March 1817, in Garnich, Capellen, Luxembourg, her father, Nicolaus Wild Filho, was 26 and her mother, Catharina Fuchs, was 25. She had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Joseph Ludwig Scherer. She died on 10 October 1899, in São Pedro de Alcântara, Santa Catarina, Brazil, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Ludwig Scherer
1818–
Ana Margaretha Wild
1817–1899
Barbara Scherer
1838–1914
Pedro Scherer
1842–
Ana Scherer
1850–1915
João Scherer
1854–1898
Isabella Scherer
1856–
Margaretha Scherer
1858–1930
Maria Scherer
1860–1896

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Barbara Scherer

    Female1838–1914Female

    Pedro Scherer

    Male1842–Male

    Ana Scherer

    Female1850–1915Female

    João Scherer

    Male1854–1898Male

    Isabella Scherer

    Female1856–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1867

Age 50

Luxembourg gained independence.
1890

Age 73

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg separated from the Netherlands.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English wild ‘wild’, ‘uncontrolled’ (Old English wilde), hence a nickname for a man of violent and undisciplined character, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of overgrown uncultivated land.2 English: habitational name from a place named Wyld, as for example in Berkshire and Dorset, both named from Old English wil ‘trap’, ‘snare’.3 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): cognate of 1, from Middle High German wilde, wilt, German wild ‘wild’, also used in the sense ‘strange’, ‘foreign’, and therefore in some cases a nickname for an incomer.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • {name} na entrada para Pedro Rech, “Brasil, Santa Catarina, Registros da Igreja Católica, 1714-1977”
  • {name} na entrada para María Scherr Wild, “Brasil, Santa Catarina, Registros da Igreja Católica, 1714-1977”
  • {name} na entrada para Isabella Wildt Scherer, “Brasil, Santa Catarina, Registros da Igreja Católica, 1714-1977”

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