Johannes Fischer

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Fischer was born on 17 June 1882, in Nieder Modau, Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, his father, Johannes Fischer, was 34 and his mother, Anna Maria Sulzmann, was 32. He married Franziska Sophie Wenzel on 13 November 1909, in Ober-Ramstadt, Darmstadt, Grand Duchy of Hesse.

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Johannes Fischer
Franziska Sophie Wenzel
Marriage: 13 November 1909

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  • Johannes Fischer, „Deutschland, Hessen-Nassau, Personenstandsregister und Kirchenbücher 1701-1875“

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Erwin, Gerhard, Helmut, Fritz, Klaus, Horst, Dieter, Franz, Ernst.

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Middle High German visch, German Fisch ‘fish’ + the agent suffix -er. This form of the surname is also established in some other parts of Europe, notably in France (Alsace and Lorraine), Hungary, and the Netherlands. In Poland, Czechia, Croatia, and Slovenia it is (also) established in the Slavicized forms Fiszer (Polish) and Fišer (see Fiser ). Compare Fisher .

Scottish: variant of Fisher .

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

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