Sebastian SCHIRMER

Male24 July 1749–

Brief Life History of Sebastian

When Sebastian SCHIRMER was born on 24 July 1749, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, his father, Hans Konrad Schirmer, was 43 and his mother, Elisabeth Frener, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Hans Konrad Schirmer
1707–
Elisabeth Frener
1711–1753
Elisabeth Schirmer
1731–1770
Cathrina SCHIRMER
1733–
Ulrich Schirmer
1743–
Hans Ulrich SCHIRMER
1746–
Sebastian SCHIRMER
1749–

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (3)

    1798

    Age 49

    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 51

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

    1803

    Age 54

    "Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Horst, Ernst, Otto, Dietmar, Guenther, Liselotte, Merwin, Milbert, Reinhold.

    German:

    occupational name, from Middle High German schirmen, schermen ‘to protect with a shield, fence' for a traveling fencer (see Schermer 1).

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

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