Andreas Krichbaumn

Male4 August 1759–12 May 1840

Brief Life History of Andreas

When Andreas Krichbaumn was born on 4 August 1759, in Hoxhohl, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, his father, Johann Adam Kriechbaum, was 23 and his mother, Anna Regina Hechler, was 23. He married Margaretha Barbara Keller on 6 December 1781. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Neunkirchen, Dieburg, Hesse, Germany in 1759 and Neunkirchen, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse in 1759. He died on 12 May 1840, in Hoxhohl, Kreis Dieburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse, at the age of 80.

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Andreas Krichbaumn
Margaretha Barbara Keller
Marriage: 6 December 1781
Johann Adam Krichbaum
Johannes Kriechbaum
Anna Margaretha Elisabeth Kriechbaum
Johannes Kriechbaum
Maria Catharina Kriechbaum

Sources (10)

  • Johann Andreas Kriechbaum, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Andreas Krichbaum, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"
  • Andreas Krichbaum in entry for Johannes Herpel and Margaretha Elisabetha Krichbaum, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"

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  • Marriage
    6 December 1781
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (2)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 54

    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


    Age 55

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    Name Meaning

    German (Hesse): topographic name for someone who lived near a wild plum tree (blackthorn), the fruit of which (sloe) is still sought after; from Middle High German krieche + boum ‘tree’ (German Baum). Compare Kriechbaum and Kriegbaum , and also Creekbaum , Kreighbaum , Krickbaum , and Krigbaum .

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

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