Jean Schmitt or Bourgin

21 April 1911–24 June 1944 (Age 33)
Stuttgart, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Jean

Jean Schmitt or Bourgin was born on 21 April 1911, in Stuttgart, Württemberg, Germany as the son of Joseph Bourgin and Maria Theresia Bender. He died on 24 June 1944, in Nikolayevka, Mordovia, Russia, at the age of 33.

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Jean Schmitt or Bourgin
Elsa Martha Singer

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Bourgin


    Maria Theresia Bender




World Events (3)


Age 3

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 3

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.

Age 7

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

South German: variant spelling of Schmidt .

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

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