Johann Nicolaus Gossler

16 February 1772–21 January 1845 (Age 72)
Hamburg, Germany

The Life of Johann Nicolaus

When Johann Nicolaus Gossler was born on 16 February 1772, in Hamburg, Germany, his father, Johann Hinrich Gossler, was 33 and his mother, Elisabeth Berenberg, was 22. He married Jane Baldwin before 1801, in England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 21 January 1845, at the age of 72, and was buried in Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Johann Nicolaus Gossler
1772–1845
Jane Baldwin
1778–1843
Marriage: 1801
Frederick Gossler
1801–
Amelia Seymour Gossler
–1847
Julia Gossler
1803–1871
Josephine Julia Gossler
1803–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1801
England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Frederick Gossler

    Male1801–Male

    Julia Gossler

    Female1803–1871Female

    Josephine Julia Gossler

    Female1803–Female

    Amelia Seymour Gossler

    Female–1847Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Johann Jacob Gossler

    Male1770–1771Male

    Female1771–1836Female

    Johann Nicolaus Gossler

    Male1772–1845Male

    Johann Heinrich Gossler

    Male1775–1842Male

    J Heinrich Gossler

    Male1775–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 41

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 42

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

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname for an aggressive or pugnacious person, from Bossler ‘fighter’, ‘ruffian’. 2. Swabian (Württemberg): occupational name for an odd-job man, from bosseln ‘to potter around’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Nicholas Gossler in entry for Julia Gossler, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Nicholas Gossler in entry for Josephine Julia Gossler, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Nicholas Goster in entry for Fredk. Goster, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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