Maria Elisabetha Schrahe

September 1756–
Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Maria Elisabetha

When Maria Elisabetha Schrahe was born in September 1756, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, her father, Johann Philipp Schrank, was 29 and her mother, Anna Catharina Weissenstein, was 27. She lived in Bavaria, Germany in 1756.

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Family Time Line

Johann Philipp Schrank
1727–
Anna Catharina Weissenstein
1729–
Johanna Maria Barbara Schrank
1748–
Jacob Fridrich Schrank
1750–
Phillipps Ludwig Schrank
1752–1752
Anna Maria Schrahe
1753–
Anna Maria Schrahe
1754–1837
Andreas Schrank
1755–1755
Maria Elisabetha Schrahe
1756–
Maria Catharina Schrahe
1756–
Johanna Juliana Elisabetha Schrank
1756–
Georg Fridrich Schrank
1760–

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World Events (4)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 57

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 58

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

Age 96

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

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a tall, thin person, from Middle High German schrage ‘rack’, ‘stand’, or from the same word in Middle Low German meaning ‘scrawny’.2 German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German schrage ‘slanting’, by extension used to refer to a market stall with crossed legs, hence an occupational name for a carpenter or a stallholder.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Shrage, meaning ‘candle’ in Aramaic.

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

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  • Maria Elisabetha Schrahe, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Maria Elisabetha Schrahe, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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