Friedrich Roethlisberger

23 January 1701–7 July 1738 (Age 37)
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Friedrich

When Friedrich Roethlisberger was born on 23 January 1701, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Hans Ulrich Roethlisberger, was 28 and his mother, Anna Zuercher, was 26. He married Catharina Lehmann on 25 May 1722, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 7 July 1738, at the age of 37.

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Friedrich Roethlisberger
1701–1738
Catharina Lehmann
1667–
Marriage: 25 May 1722
Friedrich Roethlisberger
1724–
Catharina Roethlisberger
1725–1731
Samuel Roethlisberger
1727–
Catharina Roethlisberger
1731–1792

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 May 1722
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Röthlisberg or Rödlingsberg, so named from the personal name Rödling, a pet form of Rudolf + Middle High German berc ‘mountain’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Friderich Rötlisperger in entry for Catharina, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Friederich Rötlisperger in entry for Samuel, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Friederich Rötlisperger in entry for Catharina Rötlisperger, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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