Michel Heinrich

Brief Life History of Michel

When Michel Heinrich was born on 20 September 1794, in Oberhoffen-sur-Moder, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, his father, Thiebaud Heinrich, was 39 and his mother, Eve Marguerite Heinrich, was 36. He married Elisabeth Christmann on 23 August 1820, in Oberhoffen-sur-Moder, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. In 1859, at the age of 64, his occupation is listed as farmer (cultivateur) in Oberhoffen-sur-Moder, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. He died on 25 March 1859, in his hometown, at the age of 64.

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Michel Heinrich
Elisabeth Christmann
Marriage: 23 August 1820
Suzanne Heinrich
Martin Heinrich
Marguerite Heinrich
Madeleine Heinrich
Elisabeth Heinrich

Sources (27)

  • Michel Heinrich, "World Miscellaneous Births and Baptisms, 1534-1983"
  • Michel Heinrich, "France Marriages, 1546-1924"
  • Michel Heinrich, "France, Bas-Rhin, Parish and Civil Registration, 1525-1912"

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Rise of Napoleon Bonaparte, First Consul, then Emperor of the French (1804). Establishment of modern administrative institutions, codification of the law. European wars lead to abdication of the Emperor.

1804 · First Empire

When the French Revolution ended it started the First Empire or the reign of the Emperors. This included Napoleon I twice and Louis XVIII (King). The First Empire was in control during the Napoleonic Wars.


Restoration and constitutional monarchy (Louis XVIII, Charles X). Revolution of 1830. Reign of Louis-Philippe. Economic prosperity. Rapid development of industrialization. First railways. First colonies established.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Erwin, Helmut, Manfred, Otto, Dieter, Hans, Christl, Ewald, Gerd, Gerhard, Guenter.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Heinrich, composed of the ancient Germanic elements haim, heim ‘home’ + rīc ‘power’ (see also Henry ). In the Middle Ages this was the most popular of personal names in Germany.

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

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