Catharina Bentzinger

1635–21 November 1711 (Age 76)
Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life of Catharina

When Catharina Bentzinger was born in 1635, in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, her father, Heinrich Or Haini Bentzinger, was 44 and her mother, Barbara Gyger, was 22. She married Wilhelm Kästli on 22 July 1655, in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 21 November 1711, in her hometown, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Wilhelm Kästli
1633–1689
Catharina Bentzinger
1635–1711
Marriage: 22 July 1655
Anna Kaestli
1655–1685
Johannes Kaestli
1657–1730
Heinrich Kaestli
1659–1675
Wilhelm Kästli
1661–1741
Magdalena Kaestli
1664–1737
Barbara KAESTLI
1666–1732
Christof Kaestli
1669–1676
Elisabetha Kaestli
1672–1676
Wibratha Kaestli
1675–1716
Bartholome Kaestli
1681–1747
Michael Kaestli
1682–
Anna Barbara Kaestli
1684–1746

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 July 1655
Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Or Haini Bentzinger

    Male1591–Male

    Barbara Gyger

    Female1613–Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (1)

1648

Age 13

All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Benzinger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Marriage of Wilhelm Kästli and Cathrina Bentzinger(in) 1655 St Margethen Switzerland
  • Legacy NFS Source: Catharina Bentzinger - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Catharina Benzinger

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