Adam Braegger

Male26 May 1811–13 June 1876

Brief Life History of Adam

When Adam Braegger was born on 26 May 1811, in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, his father, Johann Jakob Braegger, was 35 and his mother, Elsbeth Aerne, was 34. He married Elisbetha Boesch about 1832, in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 13 June 1876, in Wattwil, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, at the age of 65.

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Adam Braegger
Elisbetha Boesch
Marriage: about 1832
Anna Katharina Braeker
Elisabeth Braeker
Heinrich Braeker
Bernhard Braeker

Sources (12)

  • Adam Bösch in entry for Heinrich Bräker, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Adam Bröker, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Adam Bräker in entry for A Kathrina Bräker, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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  • Marriage
    about 1832Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (2)


    Age 37

    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.


    Age 52

    Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

    Name Meaning

    Swiss German (Brägger): habitational name for someone from Bräg in Toggenburg district. Compare Bragger .

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

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