Magdalena Habegger

1767–9 February 1851 (Age 84)
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Magdalena

When Magdalena Habegger was born in 1767, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Peter Habegger, was 29 and her mother, Elsbeth Gerber, was 22. She married Johannes Gerber on 23 March 1789. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 9 February 1851, in her hometown, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Gerber
1762–1841
Magdalena Habegger
1767–1851
Marriage: 23 March 1789
Peter Gerber
1788–1864
Anna Gerber
1789–1871
Henriette Gerber
1790–1877
Gerber
1793–1793
Johannes Gerber
1794–1854
Christen Gerber
1797–1878
Magdalena Gerber
1799–
Ulrich Gerber
1801–1874
Mathys Gerber
1803–1875
Samuel Gerber
1808–1878
Anna Barbara Gerber
1810–1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 March 1789
children

(11)

    Peter Gerber

    Male1788–1864Male

    Anna Gerber

    Female1789–1871Female

    Henriette Gerber

    Female1790–1877Female

    Gerber

    Male1793–1793Male

    Johannes Gerber

    Male1794–1854Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1798

Age 31

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 33

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1848

Age 81

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: variant of Habecker .

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

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