Anna Barbara Leonhardt

March 1743–
Bischholtz, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Anna Barbara

When Anna Barbara Leonhardt was born in March 1743, in Bischholtz, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, her father, Johann Georg Leonhardt, was 28 and her mother, Esther Dorothea Schmidt, was 26. She married Johannes Forler on 27 January 1760, in Bischholtz, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters.

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Johannes Forler
Anna Barbara Leonhardt
Marriage: 27 January 1760
Margaretha Forler
Anna Barbara Forler
Johann Georg Forler
Johannes Forler
Johann Jacob Forler
Mathias Forler
Margaretha Forler
Catharina Forler
Philippe Forler

Spouse and Children

27 January 1760
Bischholtz, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France


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World Events (6)

1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 35

After the battle of Saratoga France realized that America might be worth backing. They formed an alliance with the colonies and sent naval fleets to help with the war.
1783 · Treaty of Paris is Signed 

Age 40

While Benjamin Franklin was the ambassador to France he negotiated with the French during the war to keep them on the American side. At the same time the Treaty of Paris was established.
1804 · First Empire

Age 61

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.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Leonhard, composed of the elements leo ‘lion’ + hard, ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Barbara Lienhard in entry for Johannes Forrler, "France, Marriages, 1546-1924"
  • Barbara Lienhard in entry for Jacob Forrler, "France, Marriages, 1546-1924"
  • Anna Barbara Lienhard in entry for Johann Georg Wimmenauer, "France, Marriages, 1546-1924"

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