Christof Spiess

15 July 1753–24 May 1837 (Age 83)
Laufen-Uhwiesen, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Christof

When Christof Spiess was born on 15 July 1753, in Laufen-Uhwiesen, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Ulrich Spiess, was 59 and his mother, Anna Maria Zuber, was 41. He married Magdalena Ringli on 28 September 1774. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 24 May 1837, in his hometown, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Christof Spiess
1753–1837
Magdalena Ringli
1751–1810
Marriage: 28 September 1774
Lisabeth Spiess
1775–1801
Heinrich Spies
1776–1854
Hans Jakob Spiess
1778–1844
Magdalena Spiess
1779–
Bernhard Spiess
1781–1829
Rudolf Spiess
1781–1845
Johannes Spiess
1782–1782
Johannes Spiess
1784–1864
Magdalena Spiess
1787–
Anna Spiess
1789–
Margaretha Spiess
1792–1792
Hans Konrad Spiess
1793–1828

Spouse and Children

    Male1753–1837Male

    Magdalena Ringli

    Female1751–1810Female

MARRIAGE
28 September 1774
children

(12)

    Lisabeth Spiess

    Female1775–1801Female

    Heinrich Spies

    Male1776–1854Male

    Hans Jakob Spiess

    Male1778–1844Male

    Magdalena Spiess

    Female1779–Female

    Bernhard Spiess

    Male1781–1829Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (2)

1798

Age 45

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.
1800

Age 47

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Spies .

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

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