Johann Adam Kurtz

21 January 1717–11 June 1718 (Age 1)
Reichenborn, Merenberg, Oberlahnkreis, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Johann Adam

When Johann Adam Kurtz was born on 21 January 1717, in Reichenborn, Merenberg, Oberlahnkreis, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany, his father, Johann Georgius Kurtz, was 33 and his mother, Anna Katharina Bender, was 27. He died on 11 June 1718, in his hometown, at the age of 1.

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Johann Georgius Kurtz
Anna Katharina Bender
Johann Georg Kurtz
Johann Adam Kurtz
Johan Adam Kurtz
Anna Magdalena Kurtz
Rev Johann Nicolaus KURTZ
Johann Conrad Kurtz
Johannas Kurtz
Anna Maria Kurtz
Johann Wilhelm Kurtz

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Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone who was short in stature, from Middle High German kur(t)z, German kurz ‘short’.

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

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  • Pennsylvania, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1772-1890
  • Württemberg, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1985
  • U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s

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