Jakob Schoch

Male24 October 1730–12 November 1806

Brief Life History of Jakob

When Jakob Schoch was born on 24 October 1730, in Dettenried, Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Melchior Schoch, was 27 and his mother, Susanna Brandenberger, was 23. He married Ursula Meili on 19 August 1760, in Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 12 November 1806, at the age of 76, and was buried in Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Jakob Schoch
1730–1806
Ursula Meili
1739–1797
Marriage: 19 August 1760
Bartholome Schoch
1761–1761
Verena Schoch
1764–1788
Rudolf Schoch
1766–1768
Susanna Schoch
1767–1828
Barbara Schoch
1771–1793
Elisabeth Schoch
1773–1848
Jakob Schoch
1776–1798
Anna Schoch
1780–

Sources (13)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Jakob Schoch - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Jakob Schoch
  • Jacob Schoch in entry for Anna Schoch, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Jacob Schoch in entry for Jacob Schoch, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 August 1760Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (2)

    1798

    Age 68

    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.

    1800

    Age 70

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Kurt, Hans, Arno, Erwin, Franz, Fritz, Gerhard, Wieland, Wilhelm.

    South German: topographic name from Middle High German schoche ‘barn, haystack’ (compare Schober ), also occupational name for a farmer.

    German and Dutch (of German origin): variant of Schock .

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

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