Augusta Beck

23 August 1901–27 January 1994 (Age 92)
Ettlingen, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Augusta

When Augusta Beck was born on 23 August 1901, her father, Ludwig Beck, was 28 and her mother, Augusta, was 25. She died on 27 January 1994, in Ettlingen, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Ludwig Beck
1873–1923
Augusta
1876–1952
Ludwig Beck
1898–1963
Augusta Beck
1901–1994
Georg Beck
1903–1945
Hans Beck
1906–1945
Rudolf Beck
1912–1974

Parents and Siblings

    Ludwig Beck

    Male1873–1923Male

    Augusta

    Female1876–1952Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1914

Age 13

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 13

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.
1933

Age 32

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived beside a stream, from northern Middle English bekke ‘stream’ (Old Norse bekkr).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in northern France, for example Bec Hellouin in Eure, named with Old Norman French bec ‘stream’, from the same Old Norse root as in 1.3 English: probably a nickname for someone with a prominent nose, from Middle English beke ‘beak (of a bird)’ (Old French bec).

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

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