Franz Steger

Male12 June 1826–20 March 1884

Brief Life History of Franz

When Franz Steger was born on 12 June 1826, in Rot, Bezirksamt Wiesloch, Baden, Germany, his father, Jakob Xaver Steger, was 34 and his mother, Anna Maria Barbara Knopf, was 21. He married Franziska Weick on 15 November 1857, in Rot, Bezirksamt Wiesloch, Baden, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 20 March 1884, in his hometown, at the age of 57, and was buried in Rot, Amt Wiesloch, Baden.

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Family Time Line

Franz Steger
1826–1884
Franziska Weick
1827–1911
Marriage: 15 November 1857
August Steger
1859–1859
Anna Steger
1860–1860
Steger
1861–1861
Maria Magdalena Steger
1863–1915
Josephina Steger
1866–1907
Thomas Steger
1868–1896

Sources (13)

  • Franz Steger in entry for Steger, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Franz Steger in entry for Josephe Steger, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"
  • Franz Steger in entry for Thomas Steger, "Germany, Baden, Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau, Catholic Church Records, 1678-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 November 1857Rot, Bezirksamt Wiesloch, Baden, Germany
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (2)

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 26

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

    1864

    Age 38

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

    Name Meaning

    German: topographic name for someone who lived by a path or by a plank bridge, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stec ‘steep path or track, narrow bridge’.

    German: habitational name for someone from Stege or Steeg.

    English (Gloucestershire): variant of Stigger (see Sticker ) with Middle English lowering and lengthening of the vowel.

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

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