Caspar Züricher

Male19 November 1719–27 May 1767

Brief Life History of Caspar

When Caspar Züricher was born on 19 November 1719, in Trub, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Elias Zürcher, was 29 and his mother, Barbara Leüe, was 28. He married Christina Aeschlimann on 10 September 1764. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 27 May 1767, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Caspar Züricher
1719–1767
Christina Aeschlimann
1739–1841
Marriage: 10 September 1764
Peter Zurcher
1764–
Elsbeth Züricher
1766–1767

Sources (6)

  • Caspar Züricher in entry for Elsbeth Züricher, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Caspar Züricher, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Caspar Zürcher, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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  • Marriage
    10 September 1764
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (4)

    Name Meaning

    Swiss German (Zürcher): habitational name for someone from the Swiss city of Zurich (German Zürich). Compare Zercher and Zuercher , and also Zediker .

    History: In part, this is the name of a Swiss Mennonite family, among the Mennonites in the US established mainly in the form Zuercher . In 1821 Abraham and David Zürcher from Jura in France (where many Swiss Mennonites found refuge during the religious persecution in Switzerland) settled in Wayne County, OH.

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

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