Hans Schilt

11 December 1692–5 February 1767 (Age 74)
Brienz, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Hans

When Hans Schilt was born on 11 December 1692, in Brienz, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Caspar Schild, was 33 and his mother, Margarethe Staehli, was 28. He married Verena Steiner on 16 November 1725. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 5 February 1767, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Hans Schilt
Verena Steiner
Marriage: 16 November 1725
Hans Schild
Ulrich Schilt
Catharina Schild
Margarethe Schilt

Spouse and Children

16 November 1725


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Schild 1.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Hans Schilt in entry for Margreth, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hans Schilt - birth: 11 December 1692; Brienz, Bern, Switzerland

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