Georg Jakob Simon

26 December 1798–22 January 1880 (Age 81)
Rauenberg, Rauenberg, Wiesloch, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany

The Life of Georg Jakob

Georg Jakob Simon was born on 26 December 1798, in Rauenberg, Rauenberg, Wiesloch, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany. He married Maria Magdalena Roessler on 14 November 1831, in Rauenberg, Rauenberg, Wiesloch, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He died on 22 January 1880, in his hometown, at the age of 81.

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Georg Jakob Simon
Maria Magdalena Roessler
Marriage: 14 November 1831
Bertha Simon
Maria Theresia Simon
Florentine Simon
Appolonia Simon
Agathe Simon

Spouse and Children


    Maria Magdalena Roessler


14 November 1831
Rauenberg, Rauenberg, Wiesloch, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany


    Bertha Simon


    Maria Theresia Simon


    Florentine Simon


    Appolonia Simon


    Agathe Simon


World Events (4)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 15

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

Age 16

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

Age 54

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

Name Meaning

A name from the Normans from the scriptural name Shimón (in English Simeon), which has been variously translated as "one who hears and grants a petition," "favourable hearing," "gracious hearing," and "hearing with acceptance," from "shama," to hear. A nickname is Sim. Sìm is a Gaelic form of Simon. Sims is a male name derived from Simon.

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Sources (3)

  • Jakob Simon in entry for Johann Bechberger, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Jakob Simon im Eintrag für Agathe Simon, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"
  • Jacob Simon im Eintrag für Appolonia Simon, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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