Magdalena Schmutz

Female20 October 1829–16 July 1851

Brief Life History of Magdalena

When Magdalena Schmutz was born on 20 October 1829, in Bern, Switzerland, her father, Samuel Schmutz, was 29 and her mother, Christina Wahli, was 24. She died on 16 July 1851, in Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland, at the age of 21, and was buried in Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland.

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Samuel Schmutz
Christina Wahli
Anna Barbara Schmutz
Christina Schmutz
Magdalena Schmutz
Anna Maria Schmutz
Samuel Schmutz
Elisabeth Schmutz
Anna Barbara Schmutz
Niclaus Schmutz
Friedrich Schmutz
Johannes Schmutz
Rosina Schmutz

Sources (5)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Magdalena Schmutz - Church record: Christening record or certificate: birth: 20 October 1829; Bern, Switzerland
  • Magdalena Schmutz, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Magdalena Schmuz, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

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World Events (2)


Age 19

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 19

Made capital 1848

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Gerhard, Hans.

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a dirty or slovenly person, from German Schmutz ‘dirt’, Middle High German smuz.

South German: nickname for a cheerful person, from a noun derivative of Middle High German smutzen ‘to smile’.

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

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