Philipp Heckmann

2 August 1894–8 October 1934 (Age 40)
Reichartshausen, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany

The Life of Philipp

When Philipp Heckmann was born on 2 August 1894, in Reichartshausen, Sinsheim, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany, his father, Georg Karl Heckmann, was 28 and his mother, Elisabetha Hack, was 23. He died on 8 October 1934, at the age of 40.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Georg Karl Heckmann
1866–
Elisabetha Hack
1871–
Philipp Heckmann
1894–1934
Friedrich Heckmann
1895–1895
HEINRICH HECKMANN
1898–

Parents and Siblings

    Georg Karl Heckmann

    Male1866–Male

    Elisabetha Hack

    Female1871–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1894–1934Male

    Friedrich Heckmann

    Male1895–1895Male

    HEINRICH HECKMANN

    Male1898–Male

World Events (6)

1914

Age 20

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 20

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.
1918

Age 24

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a hedge or by the boundary of an enclosure or who owned an enclosed lot in the forest, from Middle High German hecke, hegge ‘hedge’ ( see Heck 2) + man ‘man’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Philipp Heckmann, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Philipp Heckmann, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Philipp Heckmann, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.