Jakob Ringwald

16 July 1884–8 January 1955 (Age 70)
Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Jakob

Jakob Ringwald was born on 16 July 1884, in Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany as the son of Johann, Christian Ringwald and Ursula Jetter. He married Justina Boss about 1908, in Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 8 January 1955, in his hometown, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Jakob Ringwald
Justina Boss
Marriage: about 1908
Emma Ringwald
Frida Ringwald

Spouse and Children

about 1908
Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany


    Emma Ringwald


    Frida Ringwald


Parents and Siblings

    Johann, Christian Ringwald


    Ursula Jetter




World Events (7)


Age 6

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Age 30

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 30

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

German:1. from the personal name Ringolt, Ringwalt. 2. habitational name from Ringwalde in Silesia.

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

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