Katharina Riefel

18 September 1862–12 February 1953 (Age 90)
Fautenbach, Achern, Baden, Germany

The Life of Katharina

When Katharina Riefel was born on 18 September 1862, in Fautenbach, Achern, Baden, Germany, her father, Josef Riefel, was 32 and her mother, Bernhardina Genter, was 28. She had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Joseph Burgert. She died on 12 February 1953, in Fautenbach, Achern, Baden, Germany, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Burgert
1863–
Katharina Riefel
1862–1953
Friedrich Burgert
1891–
Rosina Burgert
1892–1968
Lorenz Burgert
1894–1973
Joseph Burgert
1897–1897
Anna Burgert
1898–

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Burgert

    Male1863–Male

    Female1862–1953Female

children

(5)

    Friedrich Burgert

    Male1891–Male

    Female1892–1968Female

    Male1894–1973Male

    Joseph Burgert

    Male1897–1897Male

    Anna Burgert

    Female1898–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Josef Riefel

    Male1830–1892Male

    Bernhardina Genter

    Female1834–1899Female

siblings

(10)

    Maria Anna Riefel

    Female1861–1891Female

    Female1862–1953Female

    Theresia Riefel

    Female1863–1864Female

    Karolina Riefel

    Female1865–Female

    Rosina Riefel

    Female1866–1896Female

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1864

Age 2

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1890

Age 28

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 52

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

Name Meaning

South German: probably a diminutive of Reiff .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Katharia Riefel in entry for Josef Burgert, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Katharina Riefel in entry for Anna Burgert, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Katharina Riefel in entry for Friedrich Burgert, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"

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