Christoph Friedrich Rahn

1754–1820 (Age 66)
Württemberg-Hohenzollern, Germany

The Life of Christoph Friedrich

When Christoph Friedrich Rahn was born on 30 June 1754, in Württemberg-Hohenzollern, Germany, his father, Melchior Rahn, was 33 and his mother, Regina Margareta Barth, was 38. He married Anna Maria Schmid on 17 November 1773, in Herbrechtingen, Heidenheim, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 3 September 1820, in Württemberg-Hohenzollern, Germany, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Christoph Friedrich Rahn
1754–1820
Anna Maria Schmid
1752–1833
Marriage: 17 November 1773
Stillborn Rahn
1779–
Johann Georg Rahn
1780–
Stillborn Rahn
1782–
Regina Dorothea Rahn
1783–
Stillborn Rahn
1785–
Johann Melchior Rahn
1786–
Anna Maria Rahn
1788–
Anna Margareta Rahn
1790–1844
Johann Georg Rahn
1791–
Christoph Friderich Rahn
1793–
Stillborn Rahn
1796–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1773
Herbrechtingen, Heidenheim, Württemberg, Germany
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1720–1761Male

  • Regina Margareta Barth

    Female1715–1763Female

siblings

(7)

  • Maria Margaretha Rahn

    Female1746–1796Female

  • Ursula Rahn

    Female1748–1812Female

  • Male1750–Male

  • Maria Magdalena Rahn

    Female1751–Female

  • Male1754–1820Male

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 59

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 60

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

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname from Middle High German rān ‘slim’, ‘slight’. 2. from a short form of the Slavic personal name Ranislav.

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

Sources (3)

  • Christoph Friderich Rahn in entry for Friderich Kaipf and Regina Dorothea Rahn, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Christoph Fried. Rahn in entry for Stillborn Rahn, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Christoph Friderich Rahn in entry for Stillborn Rahn, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

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