Johannes Bletzen


The Life of Johannes

Johannes Bletzen was born in 1741, in Germany. He married Barbara Pflueger in 1762, in Germany.

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Johannes Bletzen
Barbara Pflueger
Marriage: 1762

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1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 72

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

Age 73

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

Age 111

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

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Ble(i)ddyn ‘son of Ble(i)ddyn’, a byname meaning ‘wolf cub’, from blaidd ‘wolf’ + the diminutive suffix -yn. Blaidd was used in medieval Welsh as a term for a hero, and sometimes for a cruel man or for an enemy who feigned friendship.

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

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