Berthe Sauvez

4 January 1901–17 December 1953 (Age 52)
Fontaine-Notre-Dame, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

The Life of Berthe

When Berthe Sauvez was born on 4 January 1901, in Fontaine-Notre-Dame, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, her father, Francois Sauvez, was 35 and her mother, Albertine Laude, was 41. She married Rémi François Jules Dubois on 15 May 1926, in Fontaine-Notre-Dame, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France. She died on 17 December 1953, in her hometown, at the age of 52.

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Rémi François Jules Dubois
Berthe Sauvez
Marriage: 15 May 1926

Spouse and Children

15 May 1926
Fontaine-Notre-Dame, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Parents and Siblings

    Francois Sauvez


    Albertine Laude




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World Events (8)

1905 · The Law Separates Church and State

Age 4

In December of 1905 a law was passed that separated church and state. It made it so that prayer could not be said before a parliamentary meeting or in schools. It also made it so that working on Sunday was legalized.
1914 · World War I

Age 13

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.
1920 · Treaty of Versailles 

Age 19

The Treaty of Versailles was signed in Paris to formally end WWI. It established Peace between the allied forces and set guidelines for Germany.

Name Meaning

French (Sauvé): from Old French sauvé ‘saved’ (past participle of sauver ‘to save’); a nickname for someone who had had a narrow escape, or from a personal name with a religious significance referring to Christian salvation.

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

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