Johann Wilhelm Gäckle

1865–1952 (Age 86)
Derdingen, Oberderdingen, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Johann Wilhelm

Johann Wilhelm Gäckle was born on 11 October 1865, in Derdingen, Oberderdingen, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany as the son of Johann Philipp Riede and Friederike Gäckle. He married Sophie Mozer on 13 December 1891, in Oberderdingen, Derdingen, Maulbronn, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 5 March 1952, in his hometown, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Johann Wilhelm Gäckle
Sophie Mozer
Marriage: 13 December 1891
Luise Gäckle
August Gäckle

Spouse & Children

13 December 1891
Oberderdingen, Derdingen, Maulbronn, Württemberg, Germany


Parents & Siblings

  • Johann Philipp Riede


  • Friederike Gäckle




World Events (5)


Age 25

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Age 49

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 49

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 (Gäckle): from a diminutive of geck ‘childish’, ‘foolish’. This name is one of the German family names that were established in Russia in the 19th century.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Johann Wilhelm Gäckle, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"

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