Barbara Niess

1765–
Hunspach, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Barbara

When Barbara Niess was born on 16 February 1765, her father, Hans Martin Niess, was 45 and her mother, Maria Eva Rott, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Hans Martin Niess
1719–
Maria Eva Rott
1729–
Maria Barbara Niess
1746–
Maria Eva Niess
1747–1754
Margaretha Niess
1750–
Johann Jacob Niess
1751–
Johann Michael Niess
1753–
Johann Martin Niess
1756–1756
Maria Eva Niess
1757–
Maria Salome Niess
1760–
Anna Maria Niess
1763–1779
Barbara Niess
1765–
Martin Niess
1767–
Juliana Niess
1769–
Maria Dorothea Niess
1769–

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World Events (8)

1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 13

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 18

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.
1799

Age 34

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.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Nies 1.

Possible Related Names

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

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