Elsbeth Haag

Female20 March 1698–

Brief Life History of Elsbeth

When Elsbeth Haag was born on 20 March 1698, in Chirchberg, Thundorf, Thurgau, Switzerland, her father, Hanss Caspar Haag, was 22 and her mother, Margreth Lüthi, was 30. She died in Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Hanss Caspar Haag
1675–
Margreth Lüthi
1667–1753
Hans Jacob Haag
1692–
Elsbeth Haag
1698–
Amellia Haag
1699–

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Elsbeth Haag - Church record: birth-name: Elsbeth Haag

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World Events (3)

1798

Age 100

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.

1800

Age 102

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

1803

Age 105

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle High German hac ‘enclosure, hedge’, Middle Dutch haghe, or a habitational name from any of the many places called with this word.

South German, Swiss German, and possibly also Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hago, a short form of any of various compound names beginning with hagan ‘enclosure, protected place, scrub’. See Hagen 2.

Swedish: probably an ornamental adoption of the German name (see above).

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

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