My Maternal Seventh Great Grandfather, Wilhelmus Haupert, Luxembourg

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My maternal seventh great grandfather, Wilhelmus HAUPERT.

Born: 1685 in Clemency, Capellen, Luxembourg.

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Clemency Church, Clemency, Capellen, Luxembourg

Married: about 1701 to Barbara HAUPERT (maiden name unknown)

in Clemency, Capellen, Luxembourg.

[The commune is located on the Belgian border at the source of the River Eisch. At an altitude of 395 m, its highest point is in the village of Fingig. Clemency, situated on the junction of the CR 101 and the CR 110 is 21 km west of Luxembourg. It is 5 km from the E25 motorway to Luxembourg and Brussels. The area is partly forested but mostly agricultural with mixed farming. There are fishing ponds between Clemency and Fingig as well as a marshy nature reserve, the Neidriesch, where there is a colony of crested newts, a protected species.]  source: Wikipedia

Children: Margaretha, Dominicus, and Johannis Wilhelmus HAUPERT.

Died: before 1785 in Clemency, Capellen, Luxembourg.

[Clemency (Luxembourgish: Kënzeg, German: Küntzig) is a town and a former commune in south-western Luxembourg. Since 2012, it is part of the commune of Käerjeng. It is part of the canton of Capellen, which is part of the district of Luxembourg.]  Wikipedia

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The old Clemency railway station, Clemency, Luxembourg

 

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