Marie Fricker

1867–1956 (Age 88)
Weitbruch, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Marie

Marie Fricker was born on 16 April 1867, in Weitbruch, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France as the daughter of Jacques Fricker and Marie Dott. She died on 31 January 1956, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Jacques Fricker
Marie Dott
Marie Fricker
1867–1956
Salome Fricker
1869–

Parents & Siblings

  • Jacques Fricker

    MaleMale

  • Marie Dott

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(2)

  • Female1867–1956Female

  • Salome Fricker

    Female1869–Female

World Events (3)

1870

Age 3

Franco-Prussian war resulted in the loss of Alsace and Lorraine and the fall of Napoleon III. Paris Commune (1871).
1870 · Franco-Prussian War

Age 3

On July 19, 1870 France declared war on Prussia the south German states. The French forces were only 200,000 strong while the Prussian forces were 400,000. On September 1, 1870 the Battle of Sedan took place and Napoleon III along with 83,000 forces surrendered to the Germans. After this happened on October 7 the French minister made an escape from Paris in a balloon. Twenty days later Paris was seized.
1871 · The 3rd French Republic

Age 4

When the second empire fell the third republic took over. This saw the suppression of Paris Commune and Constitutional Laws. During this time the Dreyfus Affair took place. This was also during the time of WWI.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from an agent derivative of Middle English frik(i)en ‘to move briskly or nimbly’ (from Old English frician ‘to dance’).2 Swiss and German: variant of Frick 2.3 German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from the Frick valley in Baden.

Possible Related Names

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

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