Johannes Berthold

Male4 May 1742–27 December 1803

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Berthold was born on 4 May 1742, in Oberkalbach, Schlüchtern, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany, his father, Johann Henrich Berthold, was 50 and his mother, Anna Schaeffer, was 31. He married Anna Kohlhepp on 25 April 1765, in Oberkalbach, Schlüchtern, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 27 December 1803, in his hometown, at the age of 61.

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Johannes Berthold
Anna Kohlhepp
Marriage: 25 April 1765
Elisabeth Berthold
Catharina Berthold
Margretha Berthold
Johannes Berthold
Nicolaus Berthold
Ulrich Berthold
Margaretha Berthold
Anna Margaretha Berthold
Johann Heinrich Berthold

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  • Marriage
    25 April 1765Oberkalbach, Schlüchtern, Hesse-Nassau, Prussia, Germany
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    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Erwin, Hans, Juergen, Claus, Fritz, Gerhard, Goetz, Guenter, Helmut, Merwin, Otto, Siegried.

    German and French (mainly Alsace, Doubs, and Lorraine): from the ancient Germanic personal name Bertwald, composed of the elements berht ‘bright, famous’ + wald ‘rule’. The second element has been altered by association with German hold ‘lovely, splendid’. This surname is also found in Haiti, where it is very rare.

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

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