Nicolas Galland

18 April 1804–15 June 1860 (Age 56)
Puttigny, Moselle, Lorraine, France

The Life of Nicolas

When Nicolas Galland was born on 18 April 1804, in Puttigny, Moselle, Lorraine, France, his father, Dominique Galland, was 24 and his mother, Marie Thérèse Grandjean, was 24. He married Anne Marguerite Macet on 13 July 1829, in Gelvécourt-et-Adompt, Vosges, Lorraine, France. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 15 June 1860, in Adompt, Vosges, Lorraine, France, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Nicolas Galland
1804–1860
Anne Marguerite Macet
1800–1866
Marriage: 13 July 1829
Louis Joseph Henry Zéphirin Galland
1831–1871
Auguste Emile Galland
1833–
Selis Rosaly Galland
1835–1860

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 July 1829
Gelvécourt-et-Adompt, Vosges, Lorraine, France
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1779–Male

    Marie Thérèse Grandjean

    Female1779–Female

siblings

(3)

    Jean Dominique Galland

    Male1802–1802Male

    Male1804–1860Male

    Marie Anne Galland

    Female1806–Female

World Events (5)

1815

Age 11

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.
1815 · The 100 Days

Age 11

The hundred days referred to the days when Napoleon arrived after escaping exile and the date that Louis XVIII returned to Paris. It ended when Napoleon was captured again.
1836 · Arc de Triomphe

Age 32

The Arc de Triomphe was made specifically right before Napoleon I victory in Austerlitz in 1806 and took 30 years to build. Sadly Napoleon I would not live to see the creation finished. It’s name means triumphal arch. Assassination attempts were made on both Charles De Gaulle and Jacques Chirac from this location. Even though its name means triumph it has seen many times where Germans triumphally marched under it after winning battles.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Galant .

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

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