Sofie Letsch

30 March 1899–2 April 1978 (Age 79)
Bitz, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Sofie

When Sofie Letsch was born on 30 March 1899, in Bitz, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany, her father, Hermann Gottieb Letsch, was 24 and her mother, Judith Wenzler, was 24. She married Johann Roth on 28 September 1925, in Lautlingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 2 April 1978, in Lautlingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Johann Roth
1878–1969
Sofie Letsch
1899–1978
Marriage: 28 September 1925
Fritz Roth
1926–2006
Willi Roth
1931–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 September 1925
Lautlingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany
children

(2)

    Male1926–2006Male

    Willi Roth

    Male1931–2017Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+15 More Children

World Events (8)

1914

Age 15

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 15

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.
1933

Age 34

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Name Meaning

1 South German and Swiss: nickname for someone with a large, drooping lower lip, or a slouching gait, cognate with the Swabian dialect word lätsch ‘flabby’, ‘drooping’, ‘slouching’.2 German: habitational name from any of the places mentioned at Letcher 3.

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

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