Johannes Bosshard

Male9 October 1758–

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Bosshard was born on 9 October 1758, in Pfyn, Thurgau, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Bosshard, was 19 and his mother, Anna Barbara Stump, was 20. He married Anna Kocherhans about 1799, in Pfyn, Thurgau, Switzerland.

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Johannes Bosshard
Anna Kocherhans
Marriage: about 1799

Sources (2)

  • Johannes Posshardt, "Schweiz, Heiraten, 1532-1910 "
  • Johannes Bosshardt, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1799Pfyn, Thurgau, Switzerland
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (4)


    Age 40

    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.


    Age 42

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


    Age 90

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Gerda, Heinz, Kurt, Otto.

    Swiss German: variant of Bosshart .

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

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