Johann Gottfried Gottschalk

22 March 1795–
Hohlstedt, Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach, Germany

The Life of Johann Gottfried

When Johann Gottfried Gottschalk was born on 22 March 1795, in Hohlstedt, Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach, Germany, his father, Johann Christoph Gottschalk, was 36 and his mother, Christina Wilhelmine Adam, was 35. He married Wilhelmina Dorsch on 2 November 1827, in Bartenstein, East Prussia, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Johann Gottfried Gottschalk
1795–
Wilhelmina Dorsch
1798–
Marriage: 2 November 1827
Wilhelmine Gottschalk
1829–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 November 1827
Bartenstein, East Prussia, Prussia, Germany
children

(1)

    Wilhelmine Gottschalk

    Female1829–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 18

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

Age 19

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

Age 57

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

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): from a medieval personal name composed of Middle High German got ‘God’ (Old High German got) + scalh ‘servant’, ‘serf’ (Old High German scalc).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Johann Gottfried Gottschalk in entry for Johann Friedrich Görnemann, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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