Hans Jakob Diener

Male23 September 1690–5 February 1760

Brief Life History of Hans Jakob

When Hans Jakob Diener was born on 23 September 1690, in Fischenthal, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Heinrich Diener, was 33 and his mother, Verena Kaegi, was 24. He married Anna Spoeri on 21 March 1724. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 5 February 1760, in Steg, Fischenthal, Zürich, Switzerland, at the age of 69.

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Hans Jakob Diener
Anna Spoeri
Marriage: 21 March 1724
Hans Heinrich Diener
Salomon Diener
Maria Diener
Susanna Diener

Sources (3)

  • Hanss Jacob Diener, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Hanss Jacob Diener in entry for Salomon, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hans Jacob Diener -

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  • Marriage
    21 March 1724
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    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Bernhard, Erna, Erwin, Frieda, Gottlieb, Heinrich, Helmut, Kurt, Siegmund.


    occupational name for a council official, Middle High German dienære. In larger centers of population, the term was also used to denote a representative of the local tradespeople.

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

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