Heinrich Ludwig Burri

14 November 1847–6 May 1888 (Age 40)
Saint-Imier, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Heinrich Ludwig

When Heinrich Ludwig Burri was born on 14 November 1847, in Saint-Imier, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Heinrich Buri, was 23 and his mother, Marie Anne Zélinda Clémence, was 28. He married Elisabeth Schneider on 5 November 1870, in Saint-Imier, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 6 May 1888, in his hometown, at the age of 40.

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Heinrich Ludwig Burri
1847–1888
Elisabeth Schneider
1845–1872
Marriage: 5 November 1870
Heinrich Albert Buri
1872–1938

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 November 1870
Saint-Imier, Bern, Switzerland
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Buri

    Male1824–1872Male

    Marie Anne Zélinda Clémence

    Female1819–1889Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1847–1888Male

    Karl Eduard Buri

    Male1849–1882Male

    Auguste Emil Buri

    Male1851–1913Male

    Gustave Auguste Buri

    Male1853–1917Male

    Paul Hans Buri

    Male1856–1903Male

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World Events (3)

1848

Age 1

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.
1848

Age 1

Made capital 1848
1863

Age 16

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Burkhard ( see Burkhart ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henri Louis Burri in entry for Elise Bertha Burri, "Switzerland, Bern, Civil Registration, 1792-1876"
  • Henri Louis in entry for Elisabeth Schneider Burri, "Switzerland, Bern, Civil Registration, 1792-1876"
  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939L-P5QS-H2?cc=1640373&wc=M595-T3D%3A125783201%2C130622601%2C125782803%2C130623501

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