When Margaretha Stutz was born on 4 April 1652, in Mettendorf, Thurgau, Switzerland, her father, Hans Stutz, was 31 and her mother, Elisabeth Sprenger, was 20. She married Hans Michael Huber on 7 December 1673, in Mettendorf, Thurgau, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 1 December 1722, in Thurgau, Switzerland, at the age of 70.
South German (also Stütz): topographic name from the dialect word stutz ‘steep slope’.
German: metonymic occupational name for a wood turner who made a particular type of wooden vessel, Middle High German stutze.
German (Stütz): from Middle High German stütze ‘support’, a nickname for a helpful person.
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