Anna Barbara Schwab

15 November 1774–
Cresbach, Freudenstadt, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Anna Barbara

When Anna Barbara Schwab was born on 15 November 1774, in Cresbach, Freudenstadt, Württemberg, Germany, her father, Matthais Schwab, was 25 and her mother, Anna Maria Schaible, was 22. She married Jacob Schweitzer on 30 November 1797, in Vesperweiler, Cresbach, Freudenstadt, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Jacob Schweitzer
Anna Barbara Schwab
Marriage: 30 November 1797
Jacob Schweizer

Spouse and Children

30 November 1797
Vesperweiler, Cresbach, Freudenstadt, Württemberg, Germany


    Jacob Schweizer


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World Events (5)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 39

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.

Age 40

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 78

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Swabia (German Schwaben), from Middle High German Swāp, German Schwabe ‘Swabian’. The region takes its name from a Germanic tribe recorded from the 1st century bc in the Latin form Suebi or Suevi, of uncertain origin; it was an independent duchy from the 10th century until 1313 , when the territory was broken up.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Barbara in entry for Jacob Schweizer, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Anna Barbara in entry for Lorenz Staufert, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Anna Barbara, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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