Johann Ludwig Rößel

Brief Life History of Johann Ludwig

When Johann Ludwig Rößel was born on 10 July 1796, in Ernsthofen, Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, his father, Johann Nicolaus Rößel, was 33 and his mother, Elisabetha Margaretha Lortz, was 36. He married Maria Barbara Balß on 29 April 1819, in Nieder Modau, Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse. He lived in Hesse, Germany in 1796. He died on 23 October 1868, in Ernsthofen, Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, at the age of 72.

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Johann Ludwig Rößel
Anna Barbara Hofmann
Marriage: 7 October 1849
Elisabetha Barbara Hofmann
Anna Christina Hofmann
George Bernhard Hoffman

Sources (9)

  • Joh. Ludw. Rösel, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Johann Ludwig Rössel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Johann Ludwig Rößel in entry for Maria Barbara Rößel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

World Events (4)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

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


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

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Felicitas, Araceli, Armando, Arturo, Cristina, Esequiel, Francisco, Margarita, Nestor, Paciano, Roberto, Rodelio.

Catalan: variant of Rossell .

German (Rösel): from a pet form of Rose 1.

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

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