Friedrich Albrecht

about 1849–7 April 1896 (Age 47)
Waldeck, Holy Roman Empire

The Life Summary of Friedrich

When Friedrich Albrecht was born about 1849, in Waldeck, Holy Roman Empire, his father, Friedrich Albrecht, was 31 and his mother, Anna L H Jaeckel, was 31. He married Catharine Nass on 6 April 1878, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in New York City, New York, United States in 1886. He died on 7 April 1896, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, at the age of 48.

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Friedrich Albrecht
Catharine Nass
Marriage: 6 April 1878
Charles Albrecht
Frederick G. Albrecht
John Albrecht
Ludwig Albrectt
Elizabeth Albrecht
Louise Henrietta Albrecht
Bertha Irene Albrecht

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 April 1878Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 14
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 26
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Erwin, Hans, Manfred, Otto, Horst, Klaus, Arno, Heinz, Milbert, Fritz, Gerhard.German: from the personal name Albrecht, composed of the ancient Germanic elements adal ‘noble’ + berht ‘bright, famous’. Compare Albert . This surname is also found elsewhere in central Europe, e.g. in Czechia.Germanized or Americanized form of Slovenian Albreht: from the personal name Albreht, of ancient Germanic origin (see 1 above).

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

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    Albrecht Family History

    The numbers are staggering. Between 1854 and 1929 over 200,000 children were transported out of urban New York City into rural farming areas. Most of these children were orphans or from destitute fa …

    Sources (17)

    • Friedrich Albrecht, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
    • Frederick Albrecht in entry for Frederick Albrecht, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    • Fred Albright in entry for Annie Marius, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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