Brackenhofer Family History - Familiengeschichte
You are currently anonymous Log In
 

BRACKENHOFFER Jacques ( Jacob) Frederic

Male 1759 - 1838  (78 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name BRACKENHOFFER Jacques ( Jacob) Frederic 
    Born 07 Aug 1759  Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Mar 1838  Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7  Andreas Brackenhofer
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2012 

    Father BRACKENHOFFER Jean ( Johann) Jeremie,   b. 29 Jul 1723, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1789, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother VON CARBEN Marguerite Salome 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet

    Family LEMP Francoise Salome,   b. 06 Dec 1770, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1847, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1789  St Thomas, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. BRACKENHOFFER Francois Charles,   b. 24 May 1790, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jul 1800, Colmar 68000 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     2. BRACKENHOFFER Sophie,   b. 22 Dec 1792, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1795, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +3. BRACKENHOFFER Julie,   b. 24 Jan 1794, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1842, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +4. BRACKENHOFFER Pauline,   b. 22 Sep 1794, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1866, Saverne 67700 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +5. BRACKENHOFFER Emilie,   b. 16 Feb 1796, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1851, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    +6. BRACKENHOFFER Auguste,   b. 05 Oct 1799, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1885, Lausanne, Canton De Vaud, Suisse Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +7. BRACKENHOFFER Eugenie,   b. 13 Jun 1801, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jan 1872, Andlau 67140 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     8. BRACKENHOFFER Unknown,   b. 27 Jul 1803, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1803, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. BRACKENHOFFER Edmond,   b. 09 Nov 1806, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1811, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 07 Aug 1759 - Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Feb 1789 - St Thomas, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 1838 - Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 1. President Municipal Strasbourg 1797.
      2. Maire Strasbourg 1797, 1800 to 1815
      3. Depute bas-Rhin ( Restauration)

      ...................................................................

      4. Graduated from the Gymnase protestant 4 July 1766
      5. Graduated from the University 26 March1774., doctor in law 19 July 1784.
      6. Patronised by his father in law, he entered the municipal administration and was elected alderman by the Bakers Member of the grand Senate
      7. 1n 1788-89 and director of the Maison des Pauvres (House of the Poor) in 1789.
      8. In 18 March 1790 he was member of the first municipality. He resigned his functions along with his colleagues after reprisals following the official protest of the municipality against the use of force on 10 August and the arrest of the king.
      9. Brackenhoffer was arrested and imprisoned in the Grand Seminary until the fall of Robespierre.
      10. He started a new party "Municipality Regenerated" on 18 January 1795. Reelected 1 November 1795, he formed the constitution of the new municipality, installed 22 April 1797 over which he presided until his official election on 29 September 1797. However, for obscure political reasons he was removed from his position on 5 January 1798 " for manifesting the most anti republican principles and proof of his aversion for the regime of equality". Brackenhoffer submitted but protested " that his patriotic sentiments and efforts that he constantly made in his administrative career for the prosperity of the state were misunderstood".
      11. Nevertheless he pursued a career increasingly brilliant, then was appointed in 1798 Judge at the Civil and Criminal Tribunal of Lower Rhine. then on 23 April 1800 to the Administrative Court and finally, on 8 September 1810, first magistrate of his town of birth savouring revenge on the snubs and vicissitudes endured during the revolutionary period.
      12. Installed in his post 24 September 1810, he revealed himself as a competent and devout administrator and skilful politician who represented the people of Strasbourg in particular at the official ceremonies given in Paris for the baptism of the King of Rome in June 1811.
      13. Following the collapse of the Empire and the double crisis of the restoration of the Bourbons, he faced these events with calmness and authority.
      14. Appointed officer of the
      Legion d'Honneur by the Duke of Berry during his official trip to Alsace, he was confirmed on 18 January, 1815 in this distinction by Louis XVIII.
      15. Signatory to the oath of allegience by the municipality to the king dated 20 March 1815, he was not elected 10 May 1815, president of the electoral college of Lower Rhine for the elections to the House of Representatives and, on 12 May 1815, member of this new assembly instituted by the resusitated Empire.
      16. He left to sit in Paris, where he was confirmed Mayor of Strasbourg by Emperor Bonaparte on 20 June 1815.
      17. Reinstalled in Strasbourg 3 August 1815, the departmental college elected him representative of Lower Rhin on 22 August 1815, but saw himself replaced as mayor of Strasbourg, by royal order dated 29 September 1815 presented by Chevalier Antoine de Kentzinger.
      18. Not re-elected as representative in 1816, Brackenhoffer made it to new new elections and was re-elected to the House of representatives on 12 September 1819.
      19. In 1820 he was among the 60 principal subscribers to the Mutual Fire Insurance Company in the Lower Rhine and was elected on 13 October 1819, member of the advisory council during the establishment phase.
      20. Sitting on the left side of the House, he voted on the sitting on 16 March 1820 against the Act of exception restraining personal liberty.
      21. Member of the electoral office following the elections to the House of Representatives on 14 November 1820, he was re-elected representative of Strasbourg, but did not present himself in 1824.
      22. Retired from political life, he was nevertheless again appointed advisor to the Prefecture by the July Monarchy on 9 March 1831 and held that position until his death.