When Elisabeth Schiess was born on 13 May 1610, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, her father, Jacob Schiess, was 41 and her mother, Wibertha Alder, was 36. She married Ulrich Holderegger on 22 January 1632, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland. She died on 15 September 1634, in her hometown, at the age of 24.
Some characteristic forenames: German Erwin, Klaus, Otto, Ulrich.
German: probably a variant of Schiesser .