Maria Eggler

May 1718–16 December 1794 (Age 76)
Ringgenberg, Bern, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Maria

Maria Eggler was born in May 1718, in Ringgenberg, Bern, Switzerland as the daughter of Hans Christoph Egler and Maria Lärien. She married Hans Balmer on 4 December 1744, in Gsteig bei Interlaken, Gsteigwiler, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 16 December 1794, in Wilderswil, Bern, Switzerland, at the age of 76.

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Hans Balmer
Maria Eggler
Marriage: 4 December 1744
Ulrich Balmer
Hans Balmer
Peter Balmer I
Christian Balmer

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Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone living near the corner of a street or mountain, or by a promontory, from Middle High German egge ‘corner’ + diminutive -l + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant. Compare Eck , Egger .

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

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  • Maria Eggler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Maria Egler in entry for Hans, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Maria Egler in entry for Christen, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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