Joseph Egli

17 November 1765–8 March 1818 (Age 52)
Trub, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Egli was born on 17 November 1765, in Trub, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christian Egli, was 27 and his mother, Anna Maria Zulauf, was 28. He married Barbara Bagli in 1790. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 8 March 1818, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Egli
1765–1818
Barbara Bagli
1768–1829
Marriage: 1790
Ulrich Egli Bagli
1791–1828
Joseph Bagli Egli
1794–1873
Hans Ulrich Egli Bagli
1796–1855
Andreas Egli Bagli
1798–1871
Christian Egli Bagli
1801–
Anna Barbara Egli Bagli
1806–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1790
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Male1760–1823Male

    Katharina Egli

    Female1763–Female

    Male1765–1818Male

    Ulrich Egli

    Male1768–Male

    Maria Egli

    Female1771–1837Female

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1798

Age 33

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.
1800

Age 35

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

1 Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Egenolf or Egilolf ( see Egloff ).2 Possibly also Norwegian, a habitational name from a farm named Eik(e)li, from eik ‘oak’ + li ‘hillside’, ‘slope’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Joseph Egli, "Switzerland Baptisms, 1491-1940"

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