Anna Buchs

Femaleabout 1708–

Brief Life History of Anna

When Anna Buchs was born about 1708, in Lenk im Simmental, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Hans Buchs, was 32 and her mother, Christina Jaggi, was 32. She married Jacob Buehler on 28 January 1729. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Jacob Buehler
Anna Buchs
Marriage: 28 January 1729
Hans Buehler
Jacob Bühler

Sources (6)

  • Anna Büler in entry for Jacob Büler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Anna Bülner in entry for Jacob Bühler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Anna Bühler in entry for Jacob Bühler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 January 1729
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (3)


    Age 90

    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 92

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


    Age 95

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre.

    Swiss German and German: topographic name for someone who lived by a box tree or thicket, Middle High German buhs. This surname is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Doubs).

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

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