Ulrich Wittwer

4 December 1803–20 October 1865 (Age 61)
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Ulrich

When Ulrich Wittwer was born on 4 December 1803, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Peter Wittwer, was 22 and his mother, Catharina Althaus, was 17. He married Elisabeth Wuethrich on 7 October 1831, in Trub, Bern, Switzerland. He died on 20 October 1865, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Ulrich Wittwer
1803–1865
Elisabeth Wuethrich
1811–1883
Marriage: 7 October 1831

Spouse and Children

    Male1803–1865Male

    Elisabeth Wuethrich

    Female1811–1883Female

MARRIAGE
7 October 1831
Trub, Bern, Switzerland

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Wittwer

    Male1781–1838Male

    Catharina Althaus

    Female1786–Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1803–1865Male

    Magdalena Wittwer

    Female1805–1860Female

    Peter Wittwer

    Male1807–1873Male

    Johannes Wittwer

    Male1808–1887Male

    Samuel Wittwer

    Male1811–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (3)

1848

Age 45

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.
1848

Age 45

Made capital 1848
1863

Age 60

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German witewer ‘widower’.

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