Gertrude Riemer

11 March 1826–3 March 1866 (Age 39)
Ettendorf, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Gertrude

When Gertrude Riemer was born on 11 March 1826, in Ettendorf, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, her father, André Riemer, was 40 and her mother, Cathérine Weibel, was 33. She died on 3 March 1866, in her hometown, at the age of 39.

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André Riemer
Cathérine Weibel
Cathérine Riemer
André le jeune Riemer
Anne Riemer
Marie-Madeleine Riemer
Catherine Riemer
Francoise Riemer
Gertrude Riemer
Francois Riemer
Laurent Riemer
Salome Riemer

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World Events (5)

1836 · Arc de Triomphe

Age 10

The Arc de Triomphe was made specifically right before Napoleon I victory in Austerlitz in 1806 and took 30 years to build. Sadly Napoleon I would not live to see the creation finished. It’s name means triumphal arch. Assassination attempts were made on both Charles De Gaulle and Jacques Chirac from this location. Even though its name means triumph it has seen many times where Germans triumphally marched under it after winning battles.

Age 22

Revolution. Second Republic. First laws on labor, the press and education.
1848 · The Second Republic

Age 22

The second republic was short lived under the rule of Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte. It took place between the 1848 Revolution and 1851 coup when the president made himself Emperor Napoleon III.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker of leather reins and similar articles, Middle High German riemære, German Riemer, Yiddish rimer. Compare Riemenschneider .2 Altered spelling of German Reimer .

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

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