Balthasar Rittershausen

Male1535–9 August 1602

Brief Life History of Balthasar

When Balthasar Rittershausen was born in 1535, in Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany, his father, Heinrich Rittershausen, was 32 and his mother, Anna Hoppenstädt, was 31. He married Margaretha Berg about 1549. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. His occupation is listed as emperor of austria, hungary and bohemia in Bohemia, Czechia. He died on 9 August 1602, in Saxony, German Empire, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Balthasar Rittershausen
Margaretha Berg
Marriage: about 1549
Konrad Rittershausen
Balthasar Ritterhausen
Esther Rittenhausen
Henrich Rittenhausen
Matthias Rittershausen
Kunigunde Rittenhausen
Anna Rittenhausen
Baby Rittenhausen

Sources (6)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Balthaser Maximilian - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Balthaser Rittenhouse
  • Patrick Boyle, "Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958"
  • Wikiwand: Konrad Rittershausen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1549
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    Name Meaning

    Name ascribed in medieval Christian tradition to one of the three wise men of the Orient who brought gifts to the infant Jesus. The name is a variant of that of the biblical king Belshazzar and means ‘Baal protect the king’. It has never been a common given name in the English-speaking world.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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