When Michael Glauser was born on 1 October 1756, in Krauchthal, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christen Glauser, was 43 and his mother, Verena Burkhalter, was 39. He married Maria Kleeb on 16 January 1778. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 28 January 1793, in his hometown, at the age of 36.
Some characteristic forenames: German Hans.
Swiss German: patronymic from Glaus .