When Verena Haupt was born in 1685, in Schlieren, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Hans Haupt, was 32 and her mother, Anna Siber, was 31. She married Jacob Hollenweger on 8 January 1708, in Schlieren, Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 27 August 1727, at the age of 42, and was buried in Schlieren, Zürich, Switzerland.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German houbet, German Haupt ‘head’; generally, a descriptive nickname for someone with a big head, or perhaps a designation of the head of a guild or other group. It is also recorded in the Upper Rhine area as a topographic or habitational name referring to a house named for its sign of a head. Compare Houpt .