Joseph Widmer

1879–10 December 1948 (Age 69)
Doubs, Franche-Comté, France

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Widmer was born in 1879, in Doubs, Franche-Comté, France, his father, joseph widmer, was 35 and his mother, Barbara Lugbull, was 29. He married Verene Widmer on 12 June 1903. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 10 December 1948, in Exincourt, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France, at the age of 69.

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Joseph Widmer
Verene Widmer
Marriage: 12 June 1903
Jean Joseph Widmer

Spouse and Children

12 June 1903


Parents and Siblings

    joseph widmer


    Barbara Lugbull




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World Events (8)

1886 · The Statue of Liberty

Age 7

The Statue of Liberty that is in France is identical to the one that sits in New York. The Statue was sent over from France. It symbolizes the alliance between the two countries. The French have nicknamed it the Laboulaye Lady
1889 · World Expo at Paris With the Eiffel Tower

Age 10

The Eiffel Tower was built the year before the World Expo. During the World Expo in Paris the Eiffel Tower was revealed to the world. It was also during the expo that the Tower was lit up for the first time.

Age 21

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German widemer ‘tenant of land or property belonging to a church’, an agent derivative of widem ‘prebend’.2 German: variant of Wittmer 1.3 English: habitational name from Widmere in Ibstone, Buckinghamshire, named from Old English wīdig ‘willow’ + mere ‘pool’.

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

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