Johann Ludwig Hammel

16 December 1747–4 February 1814 (Age 66)
Wildentierbach, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Johann Ludwig

When Johann Ludwig Hammel was born on 16 December 1747, in Wildentierbach, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Johann Wilhelm Hammel, was 52 and his mother, Maria Barbara Schmid, was 47. He married Ursula Barbara Schuch on 5 May 1778, in Wildentierbach, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 4 February 1814, in his hometown, at the age of 66, and was buried in Wildentierbach, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany.

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Johann Ludwig Hammel
Ursula Barbara Schuch
Marriage: 5 May 1778
Georg Michael Hammel
Johann Philipp Hammel

Spouse and Children

5 May 1778
Wildentierbach, Gerabronn, Württemberg, Germany


Parents and Siblings

    Johann Wilhelm Hammel


    Maria Barbara Schmid




    Johann Georg Hammel


    Ludwig Hammel



    Johann Wilhelm Hammel


World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 66

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

Age 67

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

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hamill .2 North German: nickname or metonymic occupational name from Middle Low German hamel ‘wether’, ‘castrated ram’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hamel .

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

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  • Ludwig Hammel in entry for Johann Philipp Hammel and Maria Margaretha Barbara Beker, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Württemberg, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1985
  • Württemberg, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1985

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