Hanss Jacob Wacker

Brief Life History of Hanss Jacob

When Hanss Jacob Wacker was born on 4 January 1677, in Holzgerlingen, Böblingen, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Johann Georg Wacker, was 18 and his mother, Anna Hagenlocher, was 24. He married Anna Dieterle on 19 October 1700. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 May 1734, at the age of 57.

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Hanss Jacob Wacker
1677–1734
Anna Dieterle
1677–1728
Marriage: 19 October 1700
Anna Wacker
1702–
Agnes Wacker
1703–1782
Johann Georg Wacker
1705–1775
Joseph Wacker
1708–1709
Johann Jacob ( Hans) Wacker
1711–1711
Anna Magdalena Wacker
1714–1783
Anna Magdalena Wacker
1714–

Sources (16)

  • Hans Jacob Wacker, Birth/Christening, 1677; "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Hanss Jacob Wacker, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Johann Jacob Wackers in entry for Christoph Wilderes, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Alois, Erwin, Frankl, Frieda, Hans, Heinz, Hermann, Reinhold, Rudi, Wolfgang.

German and Swiss German: nickname for a bold or energetic person, from Middle High German wacker ‘fresh, lively, brave, valiant’.

German: from a medieval personal name based on Old High German wachen ‘to be vigilant, energetic’. See Wach 2.

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

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