Franz Ludwig Vogel

Maleabout 1835–

Brief Life History of Franz Ludwig

Franz Ludwig Vogel was born about 1835, in Schönheide, Kreis Schwarzenberg, Saxony, Germany. He married Caroline Friederike Sippach on 31 July 1868.

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Franz Ludwig Vogel
Caroline Friederike Sippach
Marriage: 31 July 1868

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  • Marriage
    31 July 1868
  • World Events (3)

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 17

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


    Age 29

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.


    Age 55

    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Gerhard, Manfred, Wolfgang, Erwin, Otto, Bernhard, Dieter, Franz, Fritz, Heinz.

    German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German, Middle Low German vogel, German Vogel ‘bird’, applied as a nickname for a happy person or someone who liked to sing, or a metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher. As a Jewish name it is mainly artificial. The surname of German origin is also found e.g. in Poland, Czechia, and Slovenia, where it was often applied as a translation into German of Slavic cognates like Czech Pták and Polish Ptak or Czech Ptáček (see Ptacek ). It is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine). Compare Bird , Fogal , Fogel , and Fogle .

    Germanized form (translation into German) of Sorbian Ptačk: nickname from an Upper Sorbian diminutive of ptak ‘bird’.

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

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