John Johann Baring

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John Johann Baring

Birthplace: Bremen, Deutschland
Death: Died in UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Franz Baring, Prof. Dr. theol and Rebecca Baring
Husband of Elizabeth Anne Baring
Father of Thomas Baring; John Baring; Sir Francis Baring, 1st Baronet Baring of Larkbeer; Charles Baring and Elizabeth Baring
Brother of Anna Lampe and Rebecca Redelmann

Occupation: Merchant
Managed by: Ali Hassan Khalil
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About John Johann Baring

came to England in 1717 as a German immigrant, apprenticed to a wool merchant. His decision to settle permanently in England started the Baring family on the road to becoming one of the leading family banking firms in the world. John (born Johan) Baring was born in Bremen, one of the old Hanseatic cities of northern Germany. His father Franz, a Professor of Theology in Bremen, died at age forty only a few weeks before Johan was born. Johan's mother Rebecca (née Vosgds) was the daughter of one of Bremen's leading wool merchants, and it fell to the Vosgds family to raise Johan after his father's death.

Nach England wanderte 1717 der aus Bremen stammende Johann Baring aus. Seine Söhne Johann (John) und Francis gründeten 1770 das Bankhaus Baring Brothers and Comp. zu London, das 1995 zusammenbrach. Francis Baring wurde 1793 Baronet of Larkbear, sein Neffe William Baring, dessen Mutter der Familie Gould angehörte, wurde 1795 unter dem Namen Baring-Gould mit einem vermehrten Wappen beliehen. Zahlreiche Nachfahren des Firmengründers wurden in den britischen Hochadel aufgenommen und stifteten die Linien

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November 15, 1697
Bremen, Deutschland
Age 32
Age 35
April 18, 1740
Age 42
Larkbeare, St. Leonard's, Exeter, Devon, England
October 28, 1742
Age 44
July 21, 1744
Age 46
November 1748
Age 50