Matthias Rickenbaker

26 June 1683–
Rünenberg, Basel-Landschaft, Switzerland

The Life of Matthias

When Matthias Rickenbaker was born on 26 June 1683, in Rünenberg, Basel-Landschaft, Switzerland, his father, Hans Jacob Rickenbacher, was 25 and his mother, Barbara Nebiker, was 25.

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Hans Jacob Rickenbacher
Barbara Nebiker
Matthias Rickenbaker
Heinrich Rickenbacker

Parents and Siblings

    Hans Jacob Rickenbacher





World Events (3)


Age 115

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 117

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Age 120

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

Name Meaning

See Rickenbacker .

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

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