When Elisabeth Wenger was christened on 10 June 1798, in Röthenbach im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Christian Wenger, was 33 and her mother, Anna Haldimann, was 30. She married Johannes Schütz in 1815. She died on 19 December 1877, at the age of 79.
habitational name for someone from any of various places in Bavaria, Austria, and Switzerland named Weng, Wengen or Wangen.
topographic name from South German Wang or Weng denoting a grass-covered slope.