Friedrich Hans Hermann Herwig

24 May 1885–15 April 1964 (Age 78)
Hamburg, Germany

The Life of Friedrich Hans Hermann

When Friedrich Hans Hermann Herwig was born on 24 May 1885, in Hamburg, Germany, his father, Friedrich Simon Ludwig Herwig, was 34 and his mother, Catharina Margaretha Elisabeth Haack, was 34. He died on 15 April 1964, in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, at the age of 78.

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Friedrich Simon Ludwig Herwig
Catharina Margaretha Elisabeth Haack
Friedrich Hans Hermann Herwig
Paula Antonie Julchen Elisabeth Herwig
Anna Thekla Herwig
Ida Elisabeth Herwig
Hans Max Waldemar Herwig
Herbert Ludwig Emil Herwig

Parents and Siblings

    Friedrich Simon Ludwig Herwig


    Catharina Margaretha Elisabeth Haack




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World Events (3)


Age 5

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Age 29

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 29

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.

Name Meaning

German (central eastern) and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name, composed of the elements heri, hari ‘army’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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