Johann Georg Birk

7 January 1736–
Naunheim, Biedenkopf, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Johann Georg

Johann Georg Birk was born on 7 January 1736, in Naunheim, Biedenkopf, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany as the son of Andreas Birk and Anna Eliesabetha. He married Anna Elisabetha Schaefer on 25 March 1761, in Naunheim, Wetzlar, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hessen, Germany. They were the parents of at least 7 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Johann Georg Birk
1736–
Anna Elisabetha Schaefer
1737–
Marriage: 25 March 1761
Catharina Elisabetha Birk
1763–1830
Maria Catharina Birk
1772–
Maria Christina Birk
1765–
Anna Elisabetha Birk
1769–1824
Maria Margaretha Birk
1774–1853
Maria Christina Birk
1778–
Catharina Elisabetha
1781–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 March 1761
Naunheim, Wetzlar, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hessen, Germany
children

(7)

    Catharina Elisabetha Birk

    Female1763–1830Female

    Maria Christina Birk

    Female1765–Female

    Anna Elisabetha Birk

    Female1769–1824Female

    Maria Catharina Birk

    Female1772–Female

    Maria Margaretha Birk

    Female1774–1853Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Andreas Birk

    MaleMale

    Anna Eliesabetha

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 77

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 78

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 116

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 Danish, Swedish, and northern English: variant of Birch .2 German: northern habitational name from any of various places called Birk, Birke, or Birken.3 German: southern variant of Buerk .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johann Georg Birk, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Joh. Georg Birk in entry for Maria Margretha Birk, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Johann Georg Birk in entry for Maria Christina Birk, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

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