Johan Ulmer

21 February 1822–1849 (Age 26)
Steckborn, Thurgau, Switzerland

The Life of Johan

When Johan Ulmer was born on 21 February 1822, in Steckborn, Thurgau, Switzerland, his father, Caspar Ulmer, was 36 and his mother, Anna Mueller, was 33. He married Anna Mueller on 7 May 1844. He died in 1849, at the age of 27.

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Johan Ulmer
Anna Mueller
Marriage: 7 May 1844

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7 May 1844

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Age 26

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

German:1. habitational name for someone from the city of Ulm. The placename is from the root uel, an unattested word meaning ‘turn’, ‘wind’, ‘roll’ or from el- or ol- ‘flow’, a reference in either case to the influx of the Blan river into the Danube. 2. from the Germanic personal name Odolmar, composed of the elements odal ‘inherited property’ + mār ‘famous’.

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

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  • Johannes Ulmer, "Switzerland, Marriages, 1532-1910  "

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