Christen Kauer

Brief Life History of Christen

When Christen Kauer was born on 13 March 1712, in Dürrenroth, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Hans Kauer, was 33 and his mother, Magdalena Martin, was 34. He married Elisabeth Schaer on 9 August 1742. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 10 February 1764, at the age of 51.

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Christen Kauer
Elisabeth Schaer
Marriage: 9 August 1742
Ulrich Kauer
Maria Kauer
Elisabeth Kauer
Hans Jakob Kauer
Abraham Kauer

Sources (4)

  • Christian, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Christen Kauwer, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Christen Kauer in entry for Abraham Kauer, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Gottlieb, Hermann, Urs.


topographic name, a variant of Kau .

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

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