Johann Philipp Will

Brief Life History of Johann Philipp

When Johann Philipp Will was born on 20 July 1805, in Gadernheim, Bensheim, Grand Duchy of Hesse, his father, Johann Philipp Will, was 31 and his mother, Anna Catharina Ross, was 26. He married Anna Margarete Bünau on 6 May 1827, in Reichenbach (Lautertal), Bensheim, People's State of Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 10 daughters. He lived in Reichenbach (Lautertal), Bensheim, People's State of Hesse, Germany in 1805. He died on 30 January 1858, in Gadernheim, Bensheim, Grand Duchy of Hesse, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Johann Philipp Will
1805–1858
Anna Margarete Bünau
1806–1881
Marriage: 6 May 1827
Anna Margaretha Binau
1825–1899
Johann Peter Will
1827–
Elisabetha Will
1829–1829
Elisabeth Katharina Will
1830–1892
Anna Maria Will
1833–1888
Eva Elisabetha Will
1835–
Anna Barbara Will
1838–1891
Anna Elisabetha Will
1842–
Elisabetha Will
1844–1920
Eva Will
1847–
Anna Catharina Will
1849–1933

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  • Johann Philipp Will im Eintrag für Johannes Schwinn, „Deutschland, ausgewählte evangelische Kirchenbücher 1500-1971“
  • Johann Philipp Will im Eintrag für Johannes Schwinn, „Deutschland, ausgewählte evangelische Kirchenbücher 1500-1971“
  • Johann Philipp Will im Eintrag für Maria Eva Will, „Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898“

World Events (3)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

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

1814

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

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

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

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Will, a short form of William . This surname is now commonly found in Scotland, in Aberdeenshire, Angus, and Kincardineshire.

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, from Middle English wel, wel(l)e, wille, in a southwestern dialect form. This surname is found predominantly in the south and southwestern parts of the country. Compare Well 1.

English: nickname from Middle English iwil, wil(l)e ‘agreeable, pleasing’.

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

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