Heinrich Furkel

24 December 1880–10 December 1953 (Age 73)
Walheim, Besigheim, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Heinrich

When Heinrich Furkel was born on 24 December 1880, in Walheim, Besigheim, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Heinrich Balthas Furkel, was 40 and his mother, Christiana Maria Korner, was 38. He died on 10 December 1953, in Ludwigsburg, Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Balthas Furkel
1840–1916
Christiana Maria Korner
1842–1915
Christian Gottlob Furkel
1871–1932
Wilhelm Friedrich Furkel
1875–1915
Heinrich Furkel
1880–1953

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Balthas Furkel

    Male1840–1916Male

    Christiana Maria Korner

    Female1842–1915Female

siblings

(3)

    Christian Gottlob Furkel

    Male1871–1932Male

    Wilhelm Friedrich Furkel

    Male1875–1915Male

    Male1880–1953Male

World Events (7)

1890

Age 10

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 34

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 34

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

German (also Bürkel): from a pet form of one of the various personal names beginning with the element Burg- or Burk-, for example Burkhard ( see Burkhart ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Heinrich Furkel - Church record: birth-name: Heinrich Furkel

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