Pierre Fresné

Maleabout 1590–

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Pierre Fresné was born about 1590, in France.

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Pierre Fresné
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    1598 · Edict of Nantes 

    Age 8

    Under the rule of Henry IV of France the Edict of Nantes was issued giving the people some religious liberty. The edict brought an end to the religious wars that were going on at the time. 


    Age 20

    Reigns of Louis XIII and Louis XIV. Royal power at its peak. France dominates Europe, French culture spreads. Start of large-scale sea trade.

    1618 · 30 Years War

    Age 28

    Ferdinand II was trying to force the people to follow Catholicism. The 30 years war was a battle of religion with the Protestants and Catholics, in the Holy Roman Empire.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Wolfgang, Dieter, Egon, Ernst, Erwin, Hermann, Markus.

    North German and Dutch: variant of Fries .

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

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