Gertrut Reichmann

Brief Life History of Gertrut

When Gertrut Reichmann was born on 18 November 1666, in Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, her father, Johannes Reichmann, was 33 and her mother, Elssbeth, was 24. She married Johannes Hoffmann on 24 May 1690, in Rödgen, Wilnsdorf, Siegen-Wittgenstein, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 21 November 1728, in Nassau, Rhein-Lahn-Kreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, at the age of 62, and was buried in Rödgen, Wilnsdorf, Siegen-Wittgenstein, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Hoffmann
Gertrut Reichmann
Marriage: 24 May 1690
Wilhelm Hoffman
Catherine Hofmann
Johannes Hoffman
Maria Catharina Hofmann
Elsa Catharina Hoffmann
Johannes Herman Hoffman
Johannes Henrich Hoffmann
Johan Wilhelm Hoffman

Sources (16)

  • Gerdraut Reichman, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Anna in entry for Anna Margretha Hoffmann, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Gerdraut Reichman, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Claus, Dieter, Eberhard, Egon, Erwin, Uwe.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a powerful or wealthy man, from Middle High German rīch (German reich) ‘noble, powerful, rich’ + man (German Mann) ‘man’.

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

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