Elssbeth Lehmann

Brief Life History of Elssbeth

When Elssbeth Lehmann was born in 1651, in Worb, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Marti Lehmann, was 40 and her mother, Madlen Joss, was 37. She married Niclauss Stettler in 1674, in Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Niclauss Stettler
1650–
Elssbeth Lehmann
1651–
Marriage: 1674
Barbara Settler
1675–
Anna Settler
1677–
Niclauss Settler
1682–1685
Niclauss Stettler
1685–
Elsbeth Settler
1688–

Sources (5)

  • Elsbeth Lehman, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Elsbeth Lehman, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Elsbeth Leeman, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Heinz, Hans, Otto, Erwin, Fritz, Klaus, Gerhard, Arno, Gunter, Juergen, Almut.

German: status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, Middle High German lēheman, lēnman (from lēhen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’ + man ‘man’). The tenant held land on loan for the duration of his life in return for rent or service, but was not free to transfer or divide it. See also Lehman .

Jewish (western Ashkenazic): from the personal name Lehmann, perhaps related to Leo 3.

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

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