Willi Maurer

22 November 1931–24 November 1980 (Age 49)
Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Willi

When Willi Maurer was born on 22 November 1931, his father, Adolf Maurer, was 22 and his mother, Fredericke Elise Bachmann, was 22. He died on 24 November 1980, in Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany, at the age of 49.

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Adolf Maurer
Fredericke Elise Bachmann
Werner Alfred Maurer
Willi Maurer

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    Fredericke Elise Bachmann




World Events (8)


Age 2

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Age 2

The Third Reich rises to power.
1945 · Nuremberg War-Crime Trials

Age 14

On June 7, 1945, the Nuremberg trials begin, and last into the following year. The tribunal tried 24 Nazi officials and put 12 to death by hanging. In total, there were 216 court hearings.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a builder of walls of stone or brick, from an agent derivative of Middle High German mūre, German Mauer ‘wall’ (from Latin murus ‘wall’, especially a city wall). In the Middle Ages the majority of dwellings were built of wood (or lath and plaster), and this term would have specifically denoted someone employed in building defensive walls, castles, churches, and other public buildings.

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

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