Friedrich Horbert

9 August 1879–26 September 1953 (Age 74)
Mesenich, Cochem-Zell, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

The Life of Friedrich

When Friedrich Horbert was born on 9 August 1879, in Mesenich, Cochem-Zell, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, his father, Casparus Horbert, was 31 and his mother, Anna Margaretha Koelzer, was 28. He married Margaretha Schneiders on 26 November 1907, in Mesenich, Cochem-Zell, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 26 September 1953, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Friedrich Horbert
1879–1953
Margaretha Schneiders
1877–1943
Marriage: 26 November 1907
Elisabeth Horbert
1908–
Barbara Apollonia Horbert
1909–
Marzellus Horbert
1913–1966

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1907
Mesenich, Cochem-Zell, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
children

(3)

    Elisabeth Horbert

    Female1908–Female

    Barbara Apollonia Horbert

    Female1909–Female

    Male1913–1966Male

Parents and Siblings

    Casparus Horbert

    Male1847–1916Male

    Anna Margaretha Koelzer

    Female1851–1908Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1879–1953Male

    Wilhelm Horbert

    Male1881–1940Male

    Maria Horbert

    Female1882–Female

    Carl Horbert

    Male1884–Male

    Johann Horbert

    Male1886–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1890

Age 11

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 35

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 35

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name Holbert, which according to Reaney is probably a survival of an unrecorded Old English name Holdbeorht, composed of the Germanic elements hold ‘friendly’, ‘gracious’, or ‘loyal’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Friedrich Horbert - Church record: birth-name: Friedrich Horbert
  • Legacy NFS Source: Friedrich Horbert - Church record: Family genealogies

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