Hans Joerg Egli

Male28 July 1737–

Brief Life History of Hans Joerg

When Hans Joerg Egli was christened on 28 July 1737, in Fischenthal, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Jakob Egli, was 33 and his mother, Anna Sporri, was 44.

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Hans Jakob Egli
Anna Sporri
Lisabeth Egli
Hans Jacob Egli
Verena EGLI
Hans Heinrich EGLI
Babeli Egli
Hans Joerg Egli

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World Events (3)


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.


Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Konrad, Kurt, Otto.

Swiss German: from a pet form of the ancient Germanic personal name Egenolf or Egilolf (see Egloff ). This surname is also found in Germany and France (Alsace).

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm named Eik(e)li, from eik ‘oak’ + li ‘hillside, slope’. This surname is very rare in Norway.

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

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