Maria Keil

24 May 1929–1 January 1999 (Age 69)
Spachbrucken, Germany

The Life of Maria

When Maria Keil was born on 24 May 1929, her father, Georg KEIL, was 38 and her mother, Elisabeth Hornung, was 38. She married Willi Ackermann on 20 May 1949, in Ober Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Starkenburg, Hessen, Germany. She died on 1 January 1999, in Hessen, Germany, at the age of 69.

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Willi Ackermann
Maria Keil
Marriage: 20 May 1949

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20 May 1949
Ober Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Starkenburg, Hessen, Germany

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Age 4

The Third Reich rises to power.
1954 · Germany Wins Soccer World Cup

Age 25

"On July 4 1954, Germany defeats Hungary 3-2 to win their first world cup. This was a huge upset as the Hungarian side came into the tournament heavily favored as being """"by far the best team in the world."

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German kīl ‘wedge’, ‘wooden peg’, hence possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such pegs or for a wood chopper. Alternatively, it may be nickname for an uncouth or misshapen person ( compare Keidel ) or a topographic name for someone who lived on or near a wedgeshaped plot of land.2 Altered spelling of German Geil, nickname from Middle High German geil ‘boisterous’, ‘mischievous’, later ‘horny’.

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

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