Hans Baumann

Male15 November 1744–19 June 1814

Brief Life History of Hans

When Hans Baumann was born on 15 November 1744, in Reitnau, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Hans Baumann, was 35 and his mother, Verena Lehmann, was 28. He married Ursula Kunz on 15 May 1767. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 19 June 1814, in his hometown, at the age of 69.

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Hans Baumann
Ursula Kunz
Marriage: 15 May 1767
Maria Baumann
Anna Baumann
Maria Baumann
Elisabeth Baumann
Heinrick J. Baumann
Barbara Baumann

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  • Marriage
    15 May 1767
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (3)


    Age 54

    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 56

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


    Age 59

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Erwin, Otto, Gerhard, Ernst, Heinz, Guenter, Armin, Dieter, Erna, Friedrich.

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): status name for a peasant or a nickname meaning ‘neighbor, fellow citizen’, from Middle High German būman, German Baumann ‘peasant’ (see Bauer ). This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine), the Netherlands, Denmark, Poland, and some other European countries. Compare Bauman and Bowman .

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

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