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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Family Time Line

Hans Balmer
1711–
Maria Eggler
1718–1794
Marriage: 4 December 1744
Ulrich Balmer
1745–1825
Hans Balmer
1748–1829
Peter Balmer I
1753–1835
Christian Balmer
1755–1824

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Children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

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(3)

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.

Possible Related Names

Eck
Egger
Egler

Sources (5)

  • 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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