Josef Welle

15 February 1880–
Baden, Germany

The Life of Josef

When Josef Welle was born on 15 February 1880, his father, Joseph Welle, was 35 and his mother, Karolina Grethel, was 30. He lived in Amt Baden, Baden, Germany in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Welle
1844–1893
Karolina Grethel
1849–
Theres Welle
1872–
Anna Welle
1875–
Amalia Welle
1877–1878
Joseph Welle
1878–1878
Josef Welle
1880–
Karl Welle
1881–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Theres Welle

    Female1872–Female

    Female1875–Female

    Amalia Welle

    Female1877–1878Female

    Joseph Welle

    Male1878–1878Male

    Male1880–Male

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World Events (7)

1890

Age 10

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 34

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 34

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

1 North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, Middle Low German welle.2 German: variant of Well 3.3 Dutch: from a short form of the personal names Willem ( see Wilhelm ) or Wouter ( see Walter ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Josef Welle, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

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