Jakob Becker

24 February 1734–12 November 1784 (Age 50)
Nunkirchen, Wadern, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany

The Life of Jakob

When Jakob Becker was born on 24 February 1734, in Nunkirchen, Wadern, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany, his father, Johann Becker, was 56 and his mother, Barbara Kleser, was 41. He married Margarethe Reiter on 24 September 1754, in Bukin, Bács-Bodrog, Hungary. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 12 November 1784, in Bukin, Bács-Bodrog, Hungary, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Jakob Becker
1734–1784
Margarethe Reiter
1737–1791
Marriage: 24 September 1754
Peter Becker
1755–1760
Elisabeth Becker
1756–
Anna Maria Becker
1758–1805
Margaretha Becker
1761–
Theresia Becker
1764–1822
Christina Becker
1767–
Lucia Becker
1769–
Josef Becker
1772–1818
Katharina Becker
1776–1781
Barbara Becker
1779–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 September 1754
Bukin, Bács-Bodrog, Hungary
children

(10)

    Peter Becker

    Male1755–1760Male

    Elisabeth Becker

    Female1756–Female

    Anna Maria Becker

    Female1758–1805Female

    Margaretha Becker

    Female1761–Female

    Theresia Becker

    Female1764–1822Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Becker

    Male1678–1749Male

    Barbara Kleser

    Female1693–Female

siblings

(9)

    Anna Maria Becker

    Female1715–Female

    Male1717–Male

    Anna Becker

    Female1719–Female

    Karl Becker

    Male1724–1758Male

    Johann Becker

    Male1726–1795Male

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Dutch, German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a baker of bread, or brick and tiles, from backen ‘to bake’.2 English: occupational name for a maker or user of mattocks or pickaxes, from an agent derivative of Old English becca ‘mattock’.

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

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