Josef Frey

December 1714–
Hemberg, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Josef

When Josef Frey was born in December 1714, in Hemberg, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, his father, Jacob Frey, was 41 and his mother, Anna Bollhalder, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Frey
1673–1752
Anna Bollhalder
1677–1731
Caspar Frey
1701–1771
Catharina Frey
1702–1702
Catharina Frey
1703–1752
Jacob Frey
1705–1788
Johannes Frey
1706–1795
Anna Frei
1707–1726
Barbara Frei
1710–1712
Christian Frey
1712–1799
Hans Conrad Frey
1713–1795
Josef Frey
1714–
Barbara Frey
1716–1721
Elsbeth Frey
1718–1772
Jonas Frey
1721–1797

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (2)

1798
Age 84
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 86
Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

German: status name for a free man, as opposed to a bondsman or serf, in the feudal system, from Middle High German vrī ‘free’, ‘independent’.

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

Possible Related Names

Frei
Fray
Frie
Frye
Freye
Fry
Freyman

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