When Anna Margaretha Giezendanner was born on 8 November 1699, in Ebnat, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, her father, Claus Giezendanner, was 33 and her mother, Elsbeth Schaellibaum, was 33. She married Gorius Brunner about 1726, in Hemberg, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 6 July 1766, in Hemberg, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, at the age of 66.
variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.