Margaretha Axt

Female4 July 1872–6 March 1912

Brief Life History of Margaretha

When Margaretha Axt was born on 4 July 1872, in Ernsthofen, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, her father, Philipp August Axt, was 32 and her mother, Elisabetha Katharina Wagner, was 25. She married Heinrich Daum on 26 December 1896, in Asbach, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 6 March 1912, in Asbach, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, at the age of 39.

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Heinrich Daum
Margaretha Axt
Marriage: 26 December 1896
Elisabetha Daum
Heinrich Jakob Daum
Adam Daum
Philipp Daum
Katharina Daum
Marie Daum
Friedrich Daum
Margaretha Daum

Sources (3)

  • Margaretha Axt, "World Miscellaneous Births and Baptisms, 1534-1983"
  • Margaretha Axt, "Germany, Hesse-Nassau, Civil Registers and Church Books, 1701-1875"
  • Margaretha Axt, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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  • Marriage
    26 December 1896Asbach, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (1)


    Age 18

    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

    Name Meaning

    German: metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter, carpenter, or maker of axes, from Middle High German ackes, axt- ‘axe’.

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

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