Josephus Preiner

18 July 1852–
Féltorony, Moson, Hungary

The Life of Josephus

When Josephus Preiner was christened on 18 July 1852, in Féltorony, Moson, Hungary, his father, Michael Preiner, was 54 and his mother, Anna Maria Pein, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Michael Preiner
1797–1881
Anna Maria Pein
1824–1886
Terez Preiner
1847–
Maria Preiner
1848–
Mihály Preiner
1850–
Josephus Preiner
1852–
Franciscus Preiner
1853–
Magdalena Preiner
1854–
Catharina Preiner
1856–
Eva Preiner
1858–
Michael Preiner
1859–1913
Elisabetha Preiner
1861–

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World Events (5)

1867

Hungary becomes autonomous partner in Austro-Hungarian Empire.
1914

WWI. Hungary fights on the losing side and the monarchy collapses.
1920

Hungary loses large part of territory to Czechoslovakia, Romania, Russia and Yugoslavia. The National Assembly restores Kingdom of Hungary. Horthy becomes regent and remains influential until 1944.

Name Meaning

German (also well established in Sweden and Denmark): occupational name for a cereal grower, from a derivative of Middle High German brīe ‘porridge’, ‘mush’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Josephus Preiner, "Hungary, Catholic Church Records, 1636-1895"
  • Hungary, Select Catholic Church Records, 1636-1895

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