Johannes Paul

31 July 1796–22 December 1799 (Age 3)
Seßlach, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Paul was born on 31 July 1796, in Seßlach, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany, his father, Johann Valentinus Paul, was 43 and his mother, Margaretha Poertner, was 38. He died on 22 December 1799, at the age of 3.

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Johann Valentinus Paul
1753–1820
Margaretha Poertner
1758–1817
Melchior Joseph Paul
1782–
Andreas Carolus Paul
1784–1785
Andreas Paul
1786–
Philippus Paul
1788–1792
Maria Anna Paul
1790–
Anna Margaretha Paul
1793–
Johannes Paul
1796–1799
Maria Cunigunda Paul
1798–

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Name Meaning

1 English, French, German, and Dutch: from the personal name Paul (Latin Paulus ‘small’), which has always been popular in Christendom. It was the name adopted by the Pharisee Saul of Tarsus after his conversion to Christianity on the road to Damascus in about ad 34 . He was a most energetic missionary to the Gentiles in the Roman Empire, and played a very significant role in establishing Christianity as a major world religion. The name was borne also by numerous other early saints. The American surname has absorbed cognates from other European languages, for example Greek Pavlis and its many derivatives. It is also occasionally borne by Jews; the reasons for this are not clear.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Phóil ‘son of Paul’. Compare McFall .3 Catalan (Paül): habitational name from any of several places named Paül.

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

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