Konrad Fischer

Male6 April 1859–

Brief Life History of Konrad

When Konrad Fischer was born on 6 April 1859, in Creußen, Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany, his father, Johann Fischer, was 21 and his mother, Cunigunda Hoerath, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Johann Fischer
1837–1871
Cunigunda Hoerath
1834–
Konrad Fischer
1859–

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    World Events (7)

    1864

    Age 5

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

    1890

    Age 31

    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

    1914

    Age 55

    Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Erwin, Gerhard, Helmut, Fritz, Klaus, Horst, Dieter, Franz, Ernst.

    German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Middle High German visch, German Fisch ‘fish’ + the agent suffix -er. This form of the surname is also established in some other parts of Europe, notably in France (Alsace and Lorraine), Hungary, and the Netherlands. In Poland, Czechia, Croatia, and Slovenia it is (also) established in the Slavicized forms Fiszer (Polish) and Fišer (see Fiser ). Compare Fisher .

    Scottish: variant of Fisher .

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

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