Joseph Brucker

Maleabout 1792–22 November 1881

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Brucker was born about 1792, in Mühlenbach, Kreis Wolfach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, his father, Matthias Brucker, was 42 and his mother, Maria Anna Uhl, was 40. He married Ursula Huber on 30 November 1825, in Schutterzell, Kreis Lahr, Baden, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 22 November 1881, at the age of 90.

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Joseph Brucker
Ursula Huber
Marriage: 30 November 1825
Lucia Brucker
Brigitta Brucker
Agatha Brucker
Katharina Brucker
Gottfried Brucker

Sources (4)

  • Joseph Brucker in entry for Eusebius Fischer and Katharina Brucker, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Joseph Brucker in entry for Johann Baptist Manser and Brigida Brucker, "Germany, Baden, Church Book Duplicates, 1804-1877"
  • Joseph Bruker in entry for Michael Eichner, "Germany, Baden, Church Book Duplicates, 1804-1877"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1825Schutterzell, Kreis Lahr, Baden, Germany
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (4)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 21

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


    Age 22

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 60

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

    Name Meaning

    German (also Brücker): topographic name for someone who lived near a bridge, or an occupational name for a bridge keeper or toll collector on a bridge (see Bruck ), or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places in southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland named Bruck or Brugg (compare Brugger ). Compare also Bruecker .

    Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name, either from a Yiddishized form of Polish brukarz ‘paver’ or from an agent noun based on Yiddish bruk ‘pavement’.

    English (Jersey): variant of Brooker .

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

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