Friedrich Roethlisberger

16 March 1832–5 June 1900 (Age 68)
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Friedrich

When Friedrich Roethlisberger was born on 16 March 1832, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christian Röthlisberger, was 37 and his mother, Catharina Schenk, was 26. He married Anna Elisabeth Stauffer in 1872. He died on 5 June 1900, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Friedrich Roethlisberger
1832–1900
Anna Elisabeth Stauffer
1842–
Marriage: 1872

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World Events (3)

1848
Age 16
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.
1848
Age 16
Made capital 1848
1863
Age 31
Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Röthlisberg or Rödlingsberg, so named from the personal name Rödling, a pet form of Rudolf + Middle High German berc ‘mountain’.

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

Possible Related Names

Rudolf
Rothlisberger

Sources (3)

  • Friedrich Röthlisberger, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Friedrich Röthlisberger, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Friedrich Röthlisberger, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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