Christoph Ganss

from 25 April 1756 to 27 May 1756–19 August 1822 (Age 66)
Breungeshain, Schotten, Hessen, Germany

The Life of Christoph

Christoph Ganss was born from 25 April 1756 to 27 May 1756, in Breungeshain, Schotten, Hessen, Germany as the son of Johann Baltzar Ganss. He married Catharina Rötzel on 1 July 1783, in Breungeshain, Schotten, Hessen, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 19 August 1822, in his hometown, at the age of 66, and was buried in Breungeshain, Schotten, Hessen, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Christoph Ganss
1756–1822
Catharina Rötzel
1758–1809
Marriage: 1 July 1783
Anna Maria Ganss
1784–1833
Catharina Ganss
1786–1829
Hans Georg Ganss
1790–
Johann Jacob Ganss
1791–1847
Anna Katarina Ganss
1794–1819

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1783
Breungeshain, Schotten, Hessen, Germany
children

(5)

    Anna Maria Ganss

    Female1784–1833Female

    Catharina Ganss

    Female1786–1829Female

    Male1790–Male

    Male1791–1847Male

    Anna Katarina Ganss

    Female1794–1819Female

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Baltzar Ganss

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 57

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 58

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

Name Meaning

1 Greek and Turkish: nickname for a rich man, from Turkish gani ‘rich’, of Arabic origin.2 English: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christoph Hanß in entry for Hans Georg Repp, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Christoph Hanß in entry for Hans Georg Repp, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Image of birth and baptism record for Anna Maria Ganss b1784

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