Friederike Ernestine Merkel

4 December 1805–11 April 1872 (Age 66)
Niedernatzschung, Hirtstein, Mittlerer Erzgebirgskreis, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany

The Life Summary of Friederike Ernestine

When Friederike Ernestine Merkel was born on 4 December 1805, in Niedernatzschung, Hirtstein, Mittlerer Erzgebirgskreis, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany, her father, Christian Heinrich Merkel, was 32 and her mother, Johanna Christiane Hertwich, was 28. She married Johann Heinrich Franz on 24 January 1825. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 11 April 1872, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Johann Heinrich Franz
1799–
Friederike Ernestine Merkel
1805–1872
Marriage: 24 January 1825
Christiane Caroline Franz
1825–
Carl Ferdinand Franz
1827–
Karl Edward Franz
1827–
Friederike Augustine Franz
1830–
Johann Carl Franz
1832–
Christiane Henriette Franz
1834–
Friedrich August Franz
1837–

Spouse and Children

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World Events (4)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig
Age 8
On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814
Age 9
The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German
Age 47
On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 South German and Swiss German: from a pet form of a short form of a personal name such as Markwardt .2 German: from a pet form of the personal name Mark ( see Mark 4).

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

Possible Related Names

Markwardt
Mark
Mergel
Merkl
Merkle
Merkley

Sources (1)

  • Friederike Ernestine in entry for Friedrich Wilhelm Schmidt and Friederike Augustine, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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