Maria Lips

12 August 1778–11 April 1834 (Age 55)
Urdorf, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Maria

When Maria Lips was born on 12 August 1778, in Urdorf, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Jakob Lips, was 42 and her mother, Dorothea Spillman, was 36. She married Hans Jakob Lips on 14 September 1806, in Urdorf-Dietikon, Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 11 April 1834, in her hometown, at the age of 55.

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Hans Jakob Lips
Maria Lips
Marriage: 14 September 1806
Hans Jacob Lipss
Kaspar Lips

Spouse and Children

    Hans Jakob Lips



14 September 1806
Urdorf-Dietikon, Zürich, Switzerland


    Hans Jacob Lipss


    Kaspar Lips


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (2)


Age 20

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.

Age 22

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a reduced form of the personal name Philips (from Philippus) ( see Philip ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maria Frey, "Schweiz, Heiraten, 1532-1910 "
  • Maria Lipss, "Schweiz, Heiraten, 1532-1910 "
  • Maria Frey im Eintrag für Caspar Lipss, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"

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