Barbe Strainchamps

Female13 February 1886–12 February 1966

Brief Life History of Barbe

Barbe Strainchamps was born on 13 February 1886, in Perlé, Redange, Luxembourg. She had at least 1 son with Maximilien Joseph Marie Block. She died on 12 February 1966, in Martelange, Luxembourg, Belgium, at the age of 79.

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Maximilien Joseph Marie Block
Barbe Strainchamps
Firmin Block

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    Children (1)

    World Events (3)


    Age 4

    Grand Duchy of Luxembourg separated from the Netherlands.


    Age 28

    Outbreak of World War I. Luxembourg is occupied by Germany until 1918.


    Age 28

    Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Emile, Laurent, Andre, Gillis, Jean Pierre, Serge, Sylvie, Thierry, Yves.

    French: descriptive nickname for someone with a beard, Old French barbe (from Latin barba).

    French (Barbé): adjectival derivative of 1, meaning ‘bearded’.

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

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